American Quiz: Find Out Your Patriotic Score!

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How well do you really know the U-S-of-A?

Are you a history buff who loves America? Take this quiz to see how well know significant historical moments in the United States!

 Aug 19, 2018

1 of 25Pick your answer!

Who wrote the Star-Spangled Banner?
Paul Revere
Betsey Ross
‎Francis Scott Key‎

2 of 25Pick your answer!

Where did the Gold Rush occur?
Alaska
California
New York

3 of 25Pick your answer!

Who gave the iconic I Have A Dream speech?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcom X
Indira Ghandi

4 of 25Pick your answer!

What "Giant Leap for Mankind" happened in 1969?
First woman in space
First moon landing
First manned spaceflight

5 of 25Pick your answer!

Flappers can be associated with which decade?
1920s
1950s
1970s

6 of 25Pick your answer!

Which U.S President was involved in the Watergate scandal?
Donald J. Trump
Richard Nixon
John F. Kennedy

7 of 25Pick your answer!

Which U.S President issued the Emancipation Proclamation?
James Madison
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln

8 of 25Pick your answer!

The Red Scare during the 40s and 50s was the fear of the spread of ______.
Black Plague
Communism
AIDs

9 of 25Pick your answer!

What were the underground bars called during the Prohibition?
Dancing Diners
Speakeasies
Underpubs

10 of 25Pick your answer!

Who was the most famous conductor on the Underground Railroad?
Harrison Thomas
Harriet Tubman
Harry Treeman

11 of 25Pick your answer!

There were originally ____ colonies in the U.S.
13
1
46

12 of 25Pick your answer!

Which document begins with "We the People..."?
Legion Code
The Constitution
Pursuit of Land

13 of 25Pick your answer!

Rosa Parks was arrested after she refused to do what?
Wait in line for the bus
Give up her seat on the bus
Buy a bus ticket

14 of 25Pick your answer!

____ was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic.
Amelia Earhart
Maya Angelou
Ingrid Bergman

15 of 25Pick your answer!

Benjamin Franklin was one of America's _____.
Leaving Lads
Missing Men
Founding Fathers

16 of 25Pick your answer!

The Wright Brothers were the very first people to build what vehicle?
Airplane
Ship
Car

17 of 25Pick your answer!

What ship brought over the pilgrims?
The Flagship
The Titanic
The Mayflower

18 of 25Pick your answer!

Who assassinated President Lincoln?
Robert E. Lee
John Wilkes Booth
Stonewall Jackson

19 of 25Pick your answer!

Who fought in the Civil War?
The Union vs. The Confederacy
England vs. America
Pilgrims vs. Native Americans

20 of 25Pick your answer!

The last state to be added into the U.S. was _____.
New Mexico
Alaska
Hawaii

21 of 25Pick your answer!

Who made the original American flag?
George Washington
Betsy Ross
Harriet Tubman

22 of 25Pick your answer!

How old must a person be to vote in America?
18
14
22

23 of 25Pick your answer!

How old must a person be in order to run for president?
35
16
60

24 of 25Pick your answer!

How many stripes are on the American flag?
Thirteen
Ten
Fifteen

25 of 25Pick your answer!

What does the D.C. in Washington D.C. stand for?
District Capital
District of Citizens
District of Columbia
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