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  1. This case declared the Missouri Compromise to be Unconstitutional
    Dred Scott v. Sanford
  2. This case ruled that slaves do not possess constitutional rights
    Dred Scott v. Sanford
  3. Victor Emmanuel II was this country's first unified king
  4. This is the fascist organization led by Benito Mussolini in Italy
    The Blackshirts
  5. He wrote a six volume history of England
    David Hume
  6. His essay On Miracles challenges religion
    David Hume
  7. He wrote A Treatise of Human Nature, awakening Immanuel Kant from his "dogmatic slumber"
    David Hume
  8. An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
    David Hume
  9. Defeated Davy Crockett at the Alamo
    Santa Anna
  10. This Mexican leader lost the Mexican-American War
    Santa Anna
  11. 146 Lakota Sioux were murdered at this
    Wounded Knee
  12. Killed at the Battle of Lutzen during the Thirty Years War
    Gustavus Adolphus
  13. His grandson established the Yuan Dynasty
    Genghis Khan
  14. This religion's gods are called kami
  15. Hirohito is considered the ancestor of this religion's god Amaterasu
  16. This is the traditional religion of Japan
  17. Has a capital of Kiev
  18. "Tora Tora Tora" was the code-phrase for this assult
    The Attack of Pearl Harbor
  19. This assult was planned by admiral Yamamoto
    The Attack on Pearl Harbor
  20. The USS Enterprise and the USS Lexington were not present during this attack
    The Attack on Pearl Harbor
  21. The Langevin equation describes the position of the particles udergoing this phenomenon
    Brownian motion
  22. This French defensive position failed to pervent German invasion in World War II
    The Maginot Line
  23. This king's brother James IV of Scotland invaded his country
    Henry VIII
  24. He was the minister of Henry VIII
    Cardinal Wolsey
  25. This Roman emporer erected a wall between England and Scotland
  26. This Swiss psychologist theorized a four-stage model of cognitave development in children
    Jean Piaget
  27. A member of this dynasty moved the papacy to Avignon
    Capetian Dynasty
  28. This French dynasty was founded by Hugh in 987
    Capetian Dynasty
  29. This French dynasty succeeded the Capetians
    The Valois Dynasty
  30. This tsar's claim to the throne was threatened by the Decemberists
    Nicholas I
  31. This man was the advisor to Nicholas I
  32. Cromwell purged this parliament
    Long Parliament
  33. This assembly declared Martin Luther an outlaw
    The Diet of Worms
  34. This Chinese Dynasty ruled from 1644-1911
    The Qing Dynasty
  35. This philosopher wrote The Eighteenth Brumaire of Napolean
    Karl Marx
  36. This philosopher wrote Das Capitals
    Karl Marx
  37. Defeated Ariovistus
    Julius Caesar
  38. Also called Operation Hummingbird
    Night of the Long Knives
  39. Developed free association
    Sigmund Freud