U.S Government Final (5)

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  1. Who did the United States fight in World War II?
    Japan, Italy, Germany
  2. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?
  3. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?
    Nuclear Weapons and containing communism
  4. What movement tried to end racial discrimination?
    Civil rights movement
  5. What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?
    Fought for civil rights
  6. What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States?
    Terrorist attack
  7. Name one American Indian Tribe in the United States.
    Cherokee, Sioux, Chippewa, Apache, Pueblo
  8. Name one U.S. territory.
    Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands
  9. What is the capital of the United States?
    Washington, D.C
  10. Where is the Statue of Liberty?
    New York City, Liberty Island
  11. Why does the flag have 13 stripes?
    13 original colonies
  12. Why does the flag have 50 stars?
    50 states
  13. What is the name of the national anthem?
    Star Spangled Banner
  14. When do we celebrate Independence Day?
    July 4
  15. Name two national U.S. Holidays.
    Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, Memorial Day, New Years Day, Independence Day
  16. Who is the Governor of your state now?
    Bill Haslam
  17. What is the capital of your state?
  18. What do we show loyalty to when we say the Pledge of Allegiance?
    The flag, america, the republic
  19. What are two rights of everyone living in the United States?
    Freedom of speech, right to bear arms
  20. What is the one promise you make when you become a United States citizen?
    To follow the law
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