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
24
9

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 _________.
warriors
heretics
Patriots

4 of 20Pick your answer!

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

5 of 20Pick your answer!

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

6 of 20Pick your answer!

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

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 ______.
Caffeinated goods
Native Americans
Taxation

10 of 20Pick your answer!

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

11 of 20Pick your answer!

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

12 of 20Pick your answer!

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

13 of 20Pick your answer!

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

14 of 20Pick your answer!

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

15 of 20Pick your answer!

What year did the Revolutionary War end?
1783
2006
1925

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
Yorktown
Newark

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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