Questions

Although there may be other correct answers, you have to choose one of the given.

81. Who did the United States fight in World War II?

  • Japan, Germany, and Italy

82. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?

  • World War II

83. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?

  • Communism

84. What movement tried to end racial discrimination?

  • civil rights movement

85. What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?

  • fought for civil rights
  • worked for equality for all Americans

86. What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States?

  • Terrorists attacked the United States.

87. Name one American Indian tribe in the United States.

  • Cherokee
  • Navajo
  • Sioux
  • Chippewa
  • Choctaw
  • Pueblo
  • Apache
  • Iroquois
  • Creek
  • Blackfeet
  • Seminole
  • Cheyenne
  • Arawak
  • Shawnee
  • Mohegan
  • Huron
  • Oneida
  • Lakota
  • Crow
  • Teton
  • Hopi
  • Inuit

88. Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.

  • Missouri River
  • Mississippi River

89. What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States?

  • Pacific Ocean

90. What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States?

  • Atlantic Ocean