Quiz: Can You Answer These 15 U.S. History Puzzles For A 140+ IQ?


Are you a true Historian?

Test your knowledge of the history of the United States and its presidents with this fun trivia quiz.

 Dec 06, 2017
1 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who discovered the "New World" while looking for a trade route to India?
Elizabeth II of England
Christopher Columbus
John Adams
2 of 15Pick the correct answer!
The pilgrims came from England on the _____.
3 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Why did colonists throw boxes of tea into the Boston Harbor?
To protest tax on tea
To prevent the Native Americans from stealing it
Because they had too much
4 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Prohibition was a time when _____ was banned.
5 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who were the first people to fly an airplane?
the Smith brothers
the Wright brothers
the Cash brothers
6 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who said "My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country"?
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
Ronald Regan
7 of 15Pick the correct answer!
The United States bought the Louisiana Purchase from __________.
8 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
Abraham Lincoln
Martin Luther King Jr.
Robert E. Lee
9 of 15Pick the correct answer!
The original 13 colonies (prior to independence) were ruled by which country?
10 of 15Pick the correct answer!
World War II started when Japan bombed _____.
Pearl Harbor
Gold Harbor
Emerald Harbor
11 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Who was a writer of The Declaration of Independence?
Abraham Lincoln
Thomas Jefferson
Theodore Roosevelt
12 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following presidents was impeached?
Richard Nixon
Gerald Ford
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
13 of 15Pick the correct answer!
The Red Scare occurred when America was fighting the Soviet Union during the _____.
Warm War
Hot War
Cold War
14 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Ronald Reagan was a(n) ___________ before his political career.
15 of 15Pick the correct answer!
Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong are famous for what?
Discovering electricity
Creating the first working airplanes
Taking the first steps on the moon
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