History

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1 Why do some critics want the 22nd Amendment repealed?
2 What is guerrilla warfare?
3 To what extent did the Cold War shape the American domestic life of the 1950s?
4 Are all dowagers women?
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6 How did the United States respond to Communist revolutions in Cuba and Nicaragua?
7 Who was the first female Senator in the United States?
8 Years ago I learned that our national highway system has built-in runways for emergency landing strips. Is this still true?
9 Which U.S. presidents also served in the House of Representatives?
10 What newspapers did Frederick Douglass write for?
11 Who were the major political players during the Reagan Administration? Who helped shape President Reagan's legacy?
12 Who was the first Secretary of State for the United States?
13 I know that the days of the week are all named after Norse or Roman gods or the sun and moon, but I can't figure out what Tuesday is named for. Do you know?
14 With so many delegates speaking so many different languages, how does the United Nations get anything done?
15 What are characteristics of Modernist literature, fiction in particular?
16 Can you give me a brief history of Prussia?
17 Who were the Ottomans?
18 Who discovered oxygen?
19 What have been the major Israel and Arab conflicts since World War II?
20 Why are Republicans (or those who favor capitalism) called the right" or "right-wing" and Democrats (or those who favor social issues) called the "left?""
21 Who were the War Hawks?
22 1What does the cormorant (bird) symbolize in mythology?
23 Who are some famous female mathematicians?
24 In which play did William Shakespeare state that misery loves company?
25 How did Peter I of Russia come to power?
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