1. Who was president of the United States when the Federal Reserve was created?
ANSWER: Woodrow Wilson.
DOCUMENTATION: “Federal Reserve System.” Conspiracy Theories in American History. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2003. Credo Reference. 13 Aug. 2008. Web. 1 Oct. 2011.
2. What amendment to the U.S. Constitution gave women the right to vote, and in what year?
ANSWER: The 19th Amendment in 1919.
DOCUMENTATION: “Women’s Rights and Suffrage.” Britain and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2005. Credo Reference. 12 Jan. 2009. Web. 1 Oct. 2011.
3. What is the origin of the word “boycott”?
ANSWER: The term comes from County Mayo