Quiz: We Bet You Can't Get 10/15 On This U.S. History Test Without Cheating

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How well do you really know U.S. history?

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about the history of the United States including more modern questions as well as those from the colonial era.

 Sep 14, 2017

1 of 15Pick the correct answer!

How many original British colonies united to form the United States?

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What did colonists dump into the harbor during a famous protest in 1773?

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Which president was assassinated at a theater?
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
John Quincy Adams

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In what year did the United States proclaim its independence?

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Who accompanied Lewis & Clark on their expedition?
Thomas Jefferson

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Which nation attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941?

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"Flappers" can be associated with which decade?

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Which president forced Native Americans to move west?
Bill Clinton
Andrew Jackson
Ronald Reagan

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Who is known for his Midnight Ride to warn the colonial militia that the British were coming?
Paul Revere
Samuel Adams
Francis Scott Key

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What was the first British settlement in America?
St. Augustine
Myrtle Beach

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How long did George Washington serve as President?
8 years
2 years
12 years

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What does Manifest Destiny refer to?
the signing of the Constitution
the conclusion of the War of 1812
the belief that American settlers were destined to expand westward

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Who was the general of the Confederate Army in the Civil War?
Frederick Douglass
Robert E. Lee
George Washington

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Before New York was New York, it was New ________.

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Where was the Constitution drafted?
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