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Who invented the cotton gin in 1793?

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Answer: Eli Whitney
Eli Whitley's invention of the cotton gin was one of the key inventions of the Industrial Revolution and helped shape the economy of the United States.

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Who is the only U.S. president to serve more than two terms?

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Answer: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt was president from March 4, 1933 to April 12, 1945. He served as president for four terms, two terms more than any other president.

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How many stripes are on the American flag?

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Answer: 13
The 13 stripes represents the thirteen British colonies that declared independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.

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Which one of the seven ancient wonders of the world is still standing today?

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Answer: The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex. Historical analysis tells us that the Egyptians built the Giza Pyramids between 2589 and 2504 BC.

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Saint Patrick's Day was originally associated with what color?

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Answer: Blue
St. Patrick's blue is a lighter shade and can still be seen on ancient Irish flags and was used on armbands and flags by members of the Irish Army.



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