History Quiz: American Revolution Edition! Can You Score Above 75%?

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How much do you really know about the land of the free and the home of the brave?

This quiz will test your knowledge of U.S. history, specifically the time of the Revolutionary War and America's independence from Great Britain.

 Aug 23, 2018

1 of 20Pick your answer!

How many American colonies fought for independence from Britain?
24
9
13

2 of 20Pick your answer!

The ________ became allies with America against Great Britain.
Russians
French
Swedes

3 of 20Pick your answer!

American soldiers who fought against Great Britain were called _________.
heretics
Patriots
warriors

4 of 20Pick your answer!

The Revolutionary War began with the ______.
Battle of the Alamo
Battle of Waterloo
Battles of Lexington and Concord

5 of 20Pick your answer!

The American forces used what type of warfare during the Revolution?
Guerilla warfare
Biological warfare
Nuclear weapons

6 of 20Pick your answer!

If someone was a "loyalist" during the American Revolution, they supported ________.
The Spanish
The Native Americans
The King of England

7 of 20Pick your answer!

Based on their uniforms, British soldiers were nicknamed _____.
Hooligans
Scallywags
Redcoats

8 of 20Pick your answer!

The United States declared its independence from which country?
Great Britain
France
Russia

9 of 20Pick your answer!

The Boston Tea Party was a protest against ______.
Taxation
Native Americans
Caffeinated goods

10 of 20Pick your answer!

Where was the Battle of Bunker Hill?
Miwaukee
Boston
Los Angeles

11 of 20Pick your answer!

Which state was the first to declare independence from Great Britian?
Florida
New Hampshire
Indiana

12 of 20Pick your answer!

What did the patriots disguise themselves as at the Boston Tea Party?
Native Americans
Canadians
Californians

13 of 20Pick your answer!

Where did the American Revolution start?
Tallahassee
Lexington and Concord
Austin

14 of 20Pick your answer!

Who is known for his Midnight Ride to warn the colonial militia that the British were coming?
Francis Scott Key
Samuel Adams
Paul Revere

15 of 20Pick your answer!

What year did the Revolutionary War end?
1783
1925
2006

16 of 20Pick your answer!

Which president was a military leader in the Revolutionary War and is considered the father of the country?
Ronald Reagan
Theodore Roosevelt
George Washington

17 of 20Pick your answer!

Where was the last major battle of the American Revolution?
Tarrytown
Newark
Yorktown

18 of 20Pick your answer!

When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
1907
1592
1776

19 of 20Pick your answer!

What role did Thomas Jefferson play in the Revolutionary War?
He wrote the Declaration Of Independence
He was the first president of the U.S.
He was a decorated general

20 of 20Pick your answer!

Who is known for his large signature on the Declaration of Independence?
George Washington
Teddy Roosevelt
John Hancock
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