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Who are the most influential figures in American history?
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In order to create their famous invention, Wilbur and Orville Wright engaged in a great deal of research and testing of -

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She was a supporter of independence who wrote satirical plays criticizing the Massachusetts royal governor, published documents calling for equal rights for women and is sometimes called “The Conscience of the American Revolution.”

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Henry David Thoreau is best known for his belief in Transcendentalism and refusing to pay taxes to demonstrate his opposition to the United States war with Mexico. He shared his beliefs in -

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Who was the Quaker that established Pennsylvania as a haven for Quakers and welcomed religious toleration?

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Who proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act and later ran and won reelection to his Senate seat against Abraham Lincoln?

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Who was the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, often referred to as the Great Dissenter?

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Phyllis Schlafly was a leader in the conservative movement and an opponent of the Equal Rights Amendment. Her book, A Choice not an Echo, detailed

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John Marshall most famously served what role?

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John Locke witnessed the monarchs, William and Mary deny freedom of worship to Catholics and Protestants outside the Church of England. His critical writings helped guide the Founding Fathers to include Freedom of Religion in which constitutional amendment ?

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Richard Henry Lee introduced the “Lee Resolution” that led to the writing and adoption of what document?

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