Quiz: Can You Assign These Significant Historical Events To Their Decade?

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How well do you know about​ past events and people? Take this fun and challenging quiz to test your history skills!

 Jul 24, 2020

1 of 20Name The Decade!

The Declaration of Independence was signed
1800s
1770s
1690s

2 of 20Name The Decade!

George Washington was inaugurated as the first President
1800s
1840s
1780s

3 of 20Name The Decade!

The Bill of Rights was ratified by 3/4ths of the states
1910s
1790s
1600s

4 of 20Name The Decade!

The Battle of the Alamo began
1900s
1780s
1830s

5 of 20Name The Decade!

The Civil War began
1920s
1860s
1800s

6 of 20Name The Decade!

The Emancipation Proclamation was issued
1790s
1900s
1860s

7 of 20Name The Decade!

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated
1930s
1860s
1770s

8 of 20Name The Decade!

World War I began
1880s
1910s
1940s

9 of 20Name The Decade!

The Panama Canal opened for business
1880s
1990s
1910s

10 of 20Name The Decade!

The Treaty of Versailles was signed and ended WWI
1990s
1870s
1910s

11 of 20Name The Decade!

Black Tuesday occurred
1820s
1980s
1920s

12 of 20Name The Decade!

World War II began
1900s
1890s
1930s

13 of 20Name The Decade!

Pearl Harbor occurred
1940s
1980s
1910s

14 of 20Name The Decade!

D-Day occurred
1940s
1970s
1900s

15 of 20Name The Decade!

The Vietnam War began
1910s
1950s
1990s

16 of 20Name The Decade!

John F. Kennedy was assassinated
1980s
1930s
1960s

17 of 20Name The Decade!

Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated
1940s
1960s
1980s

18 of 20Name The Decade!

Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong took the first steps on the moon
1960s
1990s
1980s

19 of 20Name The Decade!

The space shuttle Challenger was launched
1980s
1970s
1990s

20 of 20Name The Decade!

The fall of the Berlin Wall began
1950s
1980s
1970s
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