Quiz: Can You Answer 22 Questions Every American Should Be Able to Get?

You're a proud American, but are you up to date on what we all should know?

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 Sep 18, 2018
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Question: 1/22Pick your answer!


The first words of the U.S. Constitution are ___________
"We The People"
"We declare"
"Oh say"

Question: 2/22Pick your answer!


Who is next in line to the presidency if the president and vice president are unable to serve?
Senate Minority Whip
Speaker of the House
Senate president pro tempore

Question: 3/22Pick your answer!


How many branches of government exist?
7
3
5

Question: 4/22Pick your answer!


Who was our 1st President?
George Washington
Barack Obama
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 5/22Pick your answer!


Who is the head of the executive branch?
Vice President
First Lady
The president

Question: 6/22Pick your answer!


Which of the following foods will you almost always find at a 4th of July party?
Hot dogs
Tacos
Bananas

Question: 7/22Pick your answer!


What sport is 'america's favorite pass time?'
Baseball
Soccer
Basketball

Question: 8/22Pick your answer!


The United States national anthem is _______
Born In The U.S.A.
The Star Spangled Banner
America the Beautiful

Question: 9/22Pick your answer!


_______ is not a federal holiday
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Groundhog's Day
Thanksgiving Day

Question: 10/22Pick your answer!


__________ is the supreme law of the land
Gettysburg Address
The decision of the president
The Constitution

Question: 11/22Pick your answer!


What day of the year do we vote for a president?
Monday after New Year's Day
One week before Christmas Eve
Tuesday right after the first Monday in November

Question: 12/22Pick your answer!


The president is elected by:
The senate
The electoral college
The popular vote

Question: 13/22Pick your answer!


Who is the 'Commander in Chief'?
U.S. citizens
The President
The Head of CIA

Question: 14/22Pick your answer!


What are the first ten amendments of the constitution called?
The Bill of Rights
First Branch
Amendments

Question: 15/22Pick your answer!


The freedom of speech is guaranteed under the:
1st amendment
14th amendment
10th amendment

Question: 16/22Pick your answer!


America was founded by pilgrims fleeing _______
The plague
Religious Persecution
The French

Question: 17/22Pick your answer!


The two houses of Congress are _________
Senate and the Supreme Court
House of Representatives and the Supreme Court
Senate and House of Representatives

Question: 18/22Pick your answer!


What stops one branch of the government from becoming more powerful?
Freedom and state
Checks and balance
Tyranny and fascism

Question: 19/22Pick your answer!


Which American athlete is the most decorated olympian of all time?
Michael Phelps
Simone Biles
Nastia Liukin

Question: 20/22Pick your answer!


Which state has the most electoral college votes?
Delaware
New Hampshire
California

Question: 21/22Pick your answer!


What is the capital of Virgina?
Washington D.C.
Columbus
Richmond

Question: 22/22Pick your answer!


The United States became Independent with the signing of the Declaration of Independence on:
Thanksgiving 1776
September 20th, 1776
July 4th, 1776
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