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?
13
9
24
2 of 20Pick your answer!
The ________ became allies with America against Great Britain.
French
Swedes
Russians
3 of 20Pick your answer!
American soldiers who fought against Great Britain were called _________.
Patriots
warriors
heretics
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?
Nuclear weapons
Guerilla warfare
Biological warfare
6 of 20Pick your answer!
If someone was a "loyalist" during the American Revolution, they supported ________.
The King of England
The Spanish
The Native Americans
7 of 20Pick your answer!
Based on their uniforms, British soldiers were nicknamed _____.
Hooligans
Redcoats
Scallywags
8 of 20Pick your answer!
The United States declared its independence from which country?
Russia
France
Great Britain
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
Los Angeles
Boston
11 of 20Pick your answer!
Which state was the first to declare independence from Great Britian?
New Hampshire
Indiana
Florida
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?
Samuel Adams
Paul Revere
Francis Scott Key
15 of 20Pick your answer!
What year did the Revolutionary War end?
1925
2006
1783
16 of 20Pick your answer!
Which president was a military leader in the Revolutionary War and is considered the father of the country?
Theodore Roosevelt
Ronald Reagan
George Washington
17 of 20Pick your answer!
Where was the last major battle of the American Revolution?
Yorktown
Tarrytown
Newark
18 of 20Pick your answer!
When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
1592
1776
1907
19 of 20Pick your answer!
What role did Thomas Jefferson play in the Revolutionary War?
He was a decorated general
He wrote the Declaration Of Independence
He was the first president of the U.S.
20 of 20Pick your answer!
Who is known for his large signature on the Declaration of Independence?
John Hancock
George Washington
Teddy Roosevelt
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