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Election of 1872 Trivia

Answer Questions Related to the Election of 1872
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Last updated: January 18, 2022
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Winner
Ulysses S Grant
Their party
Republican
Their running mate
Henry Wilson
Their home state
Illinois
Competitor
Horace Greeley
Their parties
Liberal Republican
Democrat
Their running mate
Benjamin Gratz Brown
Their home state
New York
They were the only major party candidate to ___ before the Electoral College could be ratified
Die
Despite this, they earned 3 Electoral Votes in which state?
Georgia
Other candidates who won Electoral Votes
Thomas Hendricks
Benjamin Gratz Brown
Charles Jones Jenkins
David Davis
Major Third Parties
Labor Reform
Straight Out Democrat
Equal Rights
Prohibition
Major issue of the election that damaged the victor's campaign
Corruption
Major issue that wouldn't be resolved until 1920
Women's Suffrage
Confederate state which could vote again for the first time
Texas
Mississippi
Virginia
State with the smallest margin (0.69%)
Maryland
State with the largest margin (57.67)
Vermont
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