|w01||History||United States||Who led the 1859 raid on Harper's Ferry?||John Brown|
|w02||History||United States||Which Chiricahua Apache warrior finally surrendered in 1886 Arizona?||Geronimo|
|w03||History||United States||What "war" featured the rallying cry "Remember the Maine"?||Spanish-American War|
|w04||History||United States||The flags of what 6 countries have flown over the state of Texas?||
|w05||History||United States||Which two women have been elected Governor of Oregon?||
|w06||History||United States||In the first congressional election conducted entirely by mail, who did Oregonians elect in 1996 to replace Bob Packwood as their U. S. Senator?||Ron Wyden|
|w07||History||United States||Who was inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States?||Barack Obama|
In 1956 it was
Mickey Mouse Ears, but what were millions of kids wearing on their head in
Beanies with Propellers or Coonskin Caps?
|Davy Crockett Coonskin Caps|
gangster was gunned down by law officers outside the Biograph Theatre in
Clyde Barrow or John Dillinger?
|w10||History||United States||Which science fiction author founded the Church of Scientology?||L. Ron Hubbard|
Who was the
American commander at the Alamo -
Jim Bowie, Davey Crockett, Jefferson Davis, or William Travis?
|Colonel William B. Travis|
The first Kmart
store opened March 1, 1962 in what state -
California, Delaware, or Michigan?
|w13||History||United States||What is the motto of the U. S. Marines?||
("Semper Fi" - Always Faithful)
|w14||History||United States||Who was 9th President of the United States from 3/4/1841 to 4/4/1841 (after Van Buren and before Tyler)?||William Henry Harrison|
|w15||History||United States||What "trail" started in 1847 Independence, Missouri, followed the Platte river and finally ended in the Willamette Valley?||Oregon Trail|
|w16||History||World||What four (4) countries, at one time or another, have claimed Oregon as part of their territory?||
Who was the
first President of Egypt -
Mubarak, Nassar, or Sadat?
|Gamal Abdel Nassar|
What is the
official name for the Statue of Liberty -
Lady of Liberty, Liberty Enlightening the World, or The Torch of Freedom?
|Liberty Enlightening the World|
country did Italy annex in 1936 -
Ethiopia, Libya, or Sudan?
Napoleon's last battle (lost to the Duke of Wellington - June 1815) was
fought in what country -
Belgium, England, France, or Russia?
|w21||History||World||What "French fish stew" appears in Roman mythology as the soup that "Venus" fed to "Vulcan" to lull him to sleep?||Bouillabaisse|
|w22||History||World||Who founded the Italian Fascist movement in 1919?||Benito Mussolini|
civilization was based on which island -
Crete, Minos, or Rhodes?
|w24||History||World||In which present-day country was the 1945 Battle of Okinawa fought?||Japan|
|w25||History||World||What was the longest "war" in world history?||Hundred Years War|
|w26||History||World||Which British Monarch witnessed the first America's Cup race in 1851?||Queen Victoria|
The "XYZ Affair"
refers to an 1797 incident between the United States and which country -
England or France?
|w28||History||World||Who began the "Protestant Reformation" by nailing his beliefs to the door of the Wittenberg Church in 1517?||Martin Luther|
Who was the
first "Tsar" of Russia -
Ivan the Terrible or Peter the Great?
|Ivan The Terrible|
Which city was
the birthplace of Mohammed -
Cairo, Jerusalem, Mecca, or Medina?