Quiz: How Much Do You Actually Know About The History Of Independence Day?

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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.

 Jul 02, 2018

1 of 18Pick the correct answer!

The Boston Tea Party was a political protest where chests of tea were dumped into the Boston Harbor.
False
True

2 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

3 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

4 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

5 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

6 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

7 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

8 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

9 of 18Pick the correct answer!

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

10 of 18Pick the correct answer!

When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
1907
1776
1592

11 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What are the first words of the Constitution?
"May we have your attention?"
"We The People"
"Four score and seven years ago..."

12 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Who was our first President?
Abraham Lincoln
Ronald Regan
George Washington

13 of 18Pick the correct answer!

According to legend, who sewed together the first American Flag?
Betsy Ross
Eleanor Roosevelt
Rosa Parks

14 of 18Pick the correct answer!

The 13 stripes on the American flag stand for the 13 _______
Presidents
Colonies
Lakes

15 of 18Pick the correct answer!

Which of these is NOT one of the 13 original colonies?
Pennsylvania
New York
Colorado

16 of 18Pick the correct answer!

The Liberty Bell is on display in __________.
Miami
Philadelphia
Detroit

17 of 18Pick the correct answer!

What is the title of the National Anthem?
The Star-Spangled Banner
This Land Is Your Land
Yankee Doodle

18 of 18Pick the correct answer!

The faces of four US Presidents make up which national memorial?
Mount Rushmore
Statue of Liberty
Gateway Arch
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