How well do you know your American history history

Quiz on American history.

1 Who was the first president of the U.S.?
2 Where did General Robert E. Lee surrender to Ulysses Grant?
3 In what year did America gain it's independence from Great Britain?
4 Who made the statement "Damn the torpedoes, Full speed ahead"?
5 Ethan Allen led a regiment in the Amercan War for Independence called what?
6 Who bombed Pearl Harbor?
7 What language did America almost adopt as the national language, loosing by a single vote?
8 Who made the statement, "Give me liberty or give me death!" during a speech?
9 What document did the Continental Congress adopt to try and avoid full blown war with England?
10 What president closed the federal banking system?
11 The _____________ deal increased the size of the United States and comprises 23% of Americas land mass