American Quiz: Find Out Your Patriotic Score!

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

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 Aug 19, 2018
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Question: 1/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 2/25Pick your answer!


Where did the Gold Rush occur?
California
Alaska
New York

Question: 3/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 4/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 5/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 6/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 7/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 8/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 9/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 10/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 11/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 12/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 13/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 14/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 15/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 16/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 17/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 18/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 19/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 20/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 21/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 22/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 23/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 24/25Pick your answer!


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

Question: 25/25Pick your answer!


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