1. Woodrow Wilson's
first name was:
2. Wilson was born
in which state?
3. Wilson grew up
in which state?
4. Wilson's father
was a clergyman for which church, a church that heavily influenced
Wilson throughout his life?
5. From which university
did Wilson earn his undergraduate degree in 1879?
6. At which university
did Wilson study law for a year?
7. In which city
did Wilson establish a law firm in 1882?
8. To whom did Wilson
meet in 1883 and eventually marry?
9. From which university
did Wilson earn his Ph.D.?
10. Which work authored
by Wilson and published as his doctoral dissertation won him immediate
fame and established him as a serious scholar of American government?
11. At which women's
college did Wilson accept his first teaching position?
12. After his position
at Bryn Mawr, in 1888 Wilson became a professor and football coach
at what school?
13. What were the
names of Wilson's three daughters, born in 1886, 1887, and 1889
14. Wilson was elected
president of which university in 1902?
15. Wilson devised
which new method of undergraduate education that many schools throughout
the country have since adopted?
16. Wilson was elected
Governor of which state in 1910?
17. What was the
primary reason Wilson decided to run for Governor?
18. Although a Democrat,
Wilson was also associated with which political movement?
19. As Governor,
what group did Wilson attack?
20. Which three candidates
did Wilson defeat in the Presidential election of 1912?
21. Who served as
President of the United States before Woodrow Wilson?
22. President Wilson's
national domestic policy program was known as what?
23. Which man was
one of Wilson's closest friends, political advisors, and diplomats?
24. Wilson pushed
which act through Congress to reduce the 1909 tariff on foreign
25. As President,
Wilson also successfully fought for the creation of which bank to
control the national reserves?
26. Who served as
Wilson's first Secretary of State until 1915?
27. During Wilson's
presidency, U.S. troops invaded and occupied which three Latin
28. Which Mexican
leader refused to salute the American flag, as President Wilson
29. Which U.S. military
officer led both the Punitive Expedition into Mexico in pursuit
of Pancho Villa and the American military effort in Europe during
World War I?
30. When World War
I erupted in Europe in 1914, how did Wilson believe the U.S. should
31. What new technology
gave Germany a distinct advantage in naval battles?
32. The sinking of
which three ships greatly outraged Wilson and the American people?
33. What was the
name of the intercepted German communiqué that promised to give
Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas to Mexico if it invaded the United
34. Which Republican
candidate did Wilson barely manage to defeat for the Presidency
35. How did tragedy
strike the First Family in the summer of 1914?
36. Wilson urged
Congress to declare war on Germany in 1917 after what development?
37. Wilson drafted
and pushed which act through Congress in order to give himself
more power over the American war effort?
38. Wilson signed
which act that forbade speaking out against the U.S. Government
or America's involvement in World War I?
39. For what purpose
did Wilson create the Committee on Public Information?
40. In which years
did World War I begin and end?
41. Whom did Wilson's
daughter, Eleanor, marry during the beginning of Wilson's first
term as President?
42. Wilson gave this
famous speech on January 8, 1918
43. After World War
I, Wilson fought for the creation of which international organization
to ensure collective security?
44. The U.S. Senate
defied Wilson when it refused to ratify which treaty that ended
World War I?
45. On October 2,
1919, Wilson collapsed due to:
46. In 1920, Wilson
became the second American President to:
47. Who won the Presidential
election of 1920?
48. After stepping
down as President, Wilson worked the remainder of his life in what
49. Where is Woodrow
50. What was Woodrow
Wilson's middle name?