Quiz Me! - People

Who are the most influential figures in American history?
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Sanford Dole played a large role in the annexation of Hawaii by the United States of America in 1898. Which of the following is associated with his influence?

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Who was the first person of Puerto Rican descent to serve as a United States Supreme Court Justice?

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Patrick Henry became a harsh critic of the Constitution, even calling for a new constitutional convention. As someone who fought against ratification, he was considered to be:

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Delores Huerta saw the hunger and poverty associated with immigrant workers and their children. As a result she

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This English philosopher argued for a new relationship between civil government and religion. His ideas formed one basis of the First Amendment, which prevented the establishment of a national religion and protected an absolute freedom of belief.

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When this Confederate General died, Robert E. Lee was quoted as saying, “I have lost my right arm.”.

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This militant suffragist alienated some suffragists with more moderate views by actions such as burning President Woodrow Wilson’s speeches, a daily picket in front of the White House and beginning a H unger strike while she was in jail for a peaceful march for Women’s suffrage.

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He rewrote the Preamble to the Constitution to read “We the People” instead of “We the States.”

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Sandra Day O’Connor was often the swing vote during her tenure as a Supreme Court Justice. She developed a test to determine violations of the Establishment Clause. This test was called

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Thomas Hooker believed in the principle of equality for all mankind and favored the vote for all men, regardless of any religious or property qualifications. What document did he help adopt in 1639?

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