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

funny face
pinterest.com

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.
True
False
2 of 18Pick the correct answer!
The ________ became allies with America against Great Britain.
Swedes
French
Russians
3 of 18Pick the correct answer!
American soldiers who fought against Great Britain were called _________.
heretics
warriors
Patriots
4 of 18Pick the correct answer!
The Revolutionary War began with the ______.
Battle of Gettysburg
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Battle of Waterloo
5 of 18Pick the correct answer!
The American forces used what type of warfare during the Revolution?
Biological warfare
Guerilla warfare
Nuclear weapons
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
Scallywags
Redcoats
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
Teddy Roosevelt
John Hancock
10 of 18Pick the correct answer!
When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
1592
1776
1907
11 of 18Pick the correct answer!
What are the first words of the Constitution?
"We The People"
"May we have your attention?"
"Four score and seven years ago..."
12 of 18Pick the correct answer!
Who was our first President?
Ronald Regan
Abraham Lincoln
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?
Colorado
New York
Pennsylvania
16 of 18Pick the correct answer!
The Liberty Bell is on display in __________.
Miami
Detroit
Philadelphia
17 of 18Pick the correct answer!
What is the title of the National Anthem?
Yankee Doodle
This Land Is Your Land
The Star-Spangled Banner
18 of 18Pick the correct answer!
The faces of four US Presidents make up which national memorial?
Mount Rushmore
Gateway Arch
Statue of Liberty
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

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 during the time of the Revolutionary War and America's independence from Great Britain. So you think you’re a true historian, huh? So you think you know U.S. history! Prove it by taking this ultimate world and American history challenge! There's a reason we all learn quite a lot about history in school. After all, those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it -- at least, that's how the saying goes. Can you pass this basic history quiz? There's a lot of history to be covered in the world! Test how much you know! Just about every person in the United States has taken a history class, but how much do you actually remember about world history during medieval times until today? Take our quiz and see just how much you know about the events that shaped our great world! Lots of Americans don't remember some of these facts - but it's important to think about who, what, when, where and WHY our history is the way it is. With this quiz, find out if your U.S. history skills are up to snuff! Are you in the top 10% for history knowledge? If you know the answers you might be one of the 10% of people who can get every answer of this quiz correct! So what are you waiting for? Hit the play button now and take this quiz to prove you are the ultimate world history buff and a true history scholar!