Super Quiz: History

Posted: February 19, 2013 at 1:52 a.m.

1.Which president ordered the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima? 2. Which U.S. president saw active service in World War I and World War II? 3. During what decade was Calvin Coolidge the U.S. president? 4. What social change was enabled by the Volstead Act?

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