5 Questions: THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI
1 of 5
What entertainer performed the classic Mississippi River song "Ol' Man River" on Broadway in the musical Showboat, and ultimately made it his signature tune?
2 of 5
Which of these European explorers is popularly credited with "discovering" the Mississippi River?
Hernando de Soto
Sir Francis Drake
3 of 5
What famous weapon was developed as a result of an 1827 duel fought on a sandbar in the Mississippi River?
4 of 5
What is the only waterfall on the entire length of the Mississippi River?
St. Anthony Falls
5 of 5
Heading from Cincinnati to New Orleans, what was the name of the riverboat that Mark Twain booked passage on for $16 in Life on the Mississippi?