Quiz: What's Your Star Spangled Banner IQ?

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“What so proudly we hail'd at the twilight's last gleaming?”

Take this quiz to see how well you know the history behind our nation's national anthem, the Star Spangled Banner.

 Mar 21, 2016
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Who wrote The Star Spangled Banner?
Benjamin Franklin
Francis Scott Key
James Madison
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During which year was it written?
1812
1800
1779
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How many verses are in The Star Spangled Banner originally?
4
6
8
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What was the original name of The Star Spangled Banner?
The Defense of Fort McHenry
The Defense of McCarty
The Defense Fort Knox
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What was The Star-Spangled Banner originally?
a letter
a drinking tune
propaganda
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What was The Star Spangled Banner intended to be?
a poem
a song
purely inspiration
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Where is the tune for The Star Spangled Banner from?
an old English drinking tune
an American folk song
an American drinking tune
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