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George Washington$100 GW was most famous because he was… What is the first president of the USA?
George Washington$200 The age GW was when he died. What is age 67
George Washington$300George Washington’s birthday What is February 22, 1732 ?
George Washington$400Washington lived in the White House while he was president. What is no, he did not ?
George Washington$500 GW was a General in the Revolutionary War and… What is the first president of the USA ?
Abraham Lincoln$100Abraham Lincoln was the ___ (number) president of the USA. What is sixteenth ?
Abraham Lincoln$200 Abraham Lincoln’s birthday is… What is February 12 , ----?
Abraham Lincoln$300 A war was going on while AL was president, name it. What is the Civil War ?
Abraham Lincoln$400 Name the paper that Lincoln signed to “free the slaves”. What is the Emancipation Proclamation ?
Abraham Lincoln$500 Name a famous speech AL gave in Pennsylvania after a big battle. What is the Gettysburg Address ?
Famous People $100Name a famous deaf woman who became both blind and deaf from a disease? Who is Helen Keller ?
Famous People $200 Name the African American minister who tried to help all people to be friends. What is Martin Luther King ?
Famous People $300 Name the inventor of many things, who also taught deaf children to speak. Who is Alexander G. Bell ?
Famous People $400Name the famous black athlete who won 4 Olympic medals at the 1936 Olympics in Germany. Who is Jesse Owens ?
Famous People $500 Name the female Olympic athlete who also started the Ladies Professional Golf Association. Who is Babe D-----Z ?
Inventors $100 Name the inventor of the telephone. Who is Alexander G. Bell ?
Inventors $200 Name the person who invented the light bulb. Who is Thomas Edison ?
Inventors $300 Name the person who invented the assembly line so that automobiles could be made faster. Who was Henry Ford ?
Inventors $400 Name the person who invented the phonograph, the hydrofoil and many other things. Who is Alexander G. Bell ?
Inventors$500 Name the brothers who flew the first airplane. Who are the Wright Brothers ?
The Flag $100 Name a famous Philadelphian who sewed the first American flag. Who is Betsy Ross ?
The Flag$200 The 50 stars on the USA Flag stand for the ----- What are the 50 states ?
The Flag$300 The 13 stripes on the flag stand for…. What are the 13 colonies ?
The Flag$400 The statement we say with respect to the USA flag is called… What is the Pledge of Allegiance ?
The Flag$500 So the flag can be seen against a white, cloudy sky… What is the red stripes are on the top and bottom ?