The Sit-ins, Montgomery Bus Boycott, Freedom Riders, and the SCLC had a more dramatic impact on the Civil Rights Movement than any other single event or person.
How does fashion reflect the changing role and growing independence of women throughout US history?
Which has had a greater impact on American culture-Rock-n-Roll or Hip-Hop?
What has had a greater impact on the image of women in America-the Seneca Falls Convention, the Women’s Liberation Movement of the late 60’s, or the Billie Jean King vs. Bobby Riggs tennis match of 1973?
How important was John Smith, John Rolfe, or Pocahontas to the success of the Jamestown colony?
How important were women to the success of the Jamestown colony?
Why did white indentured servants disappear from colonial Virginia?
To what extent did free African-Americans exist in the colonies or states prior to Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation?
How did American slavery change over time and/or place?
Why did a unique slave culture develop in the South during the plantation generation?
Was William Penn a success or failure as the proprietor of Pennsylvania?
To what extent did slavery play a role in the Northern colonial economies prior to the Revolution?
Why was Benjamin Franklin a late arrival to the revolutionary movement?
To what extent did African-Americans impact the Revolutionary War?
To what extent did women play a role in the Revolutionary War?
Should Valley Forge be remembered in United States history?
Who was the most important Revolutionary War era figure: Sam Adams, John Hancock, Patrick Henry, John Adams or George Washington? Why?
How important was the French alliance to the American victory in its revolution?
To what extent did women play a role in politics in the early American republic?
To what extent was George Washington’s support of the 1787 Constitution important to its adoption and implementation?
Did John Adams deserve to be defeated in his reelection bid for the presidency?
To what extent were Thomas Jefferson’s political beliefs consistent with his political actions as President of the United States?
To what extent can the War of 1812 be considered a second American War for Independence?
Who was the most important early First Lady: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams or Dolly Madison?
Who was the superior Civil War general: U. S. Grant or Robert E. Lee?
To what extent was the Boston Massacre a massacre?
How does terrorism play a role in America’s government today? (domestic or foreign policies; how does it play a role in elections)
What foreign nation is the biggest foreign policy challenge to America today?
How successful was President Bush’s Global War on Terror? Is it a winnable war?