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What is the basic belief of the Declaration of Independence?
That all men are created equal and have the right to life, liberty and the persuit of happiness
What is the national anthem of the United States?
The Star Spangled Banner
Who wrote the Star-Spangled Banner?
Francis Scott Key
Where does freedom of speech come from?
The Bill of Rights
What is a minimum voting age in the United States?
18
Who signs bills into law?
The President
What is the highest court in the United States?
The Supreme Court
Who was the President during the Civil War?
Abraham Lincoln
What did the Emancipation Declaration do?
It freed the slaves
What special group advises the President?
The Cabinet
Which President is called the "Father of our country"?
George Washington
What Immigration and Naturalization Service form is used to apply to become a naturalized citizen?
Form N-400 (Application for Naturalization)
Who helped the Pilgrims in America?
The American Indians (native Americans)
What is the name of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to America?
The Mayflower
What are the 13 original states of the US called?
Colonies