Quiz: Only History Aficionados Will Be Able to Get 100% on This Test

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Do you watch all of the history documentaries on Netflix? What about drunk history? Let's see how much you know about what's happened in the world!

 Aug 15, 2018
1 of 20Choose your answer!
In what year did Christopher Columbus discover North America?
1527
1400
1492
2 of 20Choose your answer!
Who was the first president of the United States?
John Adams
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
3 of 20Choose your answer!
How many colonies were there originally?
25
4
13
4 of 20Choose your answer!
What famous words appear on the Great Seal of the United States?
Virtute et Armis
Habeas Corpus
E. Pluribus Unum
5 of 20Choose your answer!
The Louisiana Purchase acquired land for the United States from which country?
France
England
Russia
6 of 20Choose your answer!
How many amendments are in the United States Constitution?
27
None
7
7 of 20Choose your answer!
What are the first three words in the United States Constitution?
In God we trust
We the people
When, in the
8 of 20Choose your answer!
When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
1776
1806
1492
9 of 20Choose your answer!
Who was the U.S. president during the Great Depression and WWII?
Richard Nixon
Franklin Roosevelt
Dwight D. Eisenhower
10 of 20Choose your answer!
Which of the following countries did the U.S. NOT fight in WWII?
France
Japan
Italy
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Enforced until 1965, these laws enforced racial segregation in the Southern United States.
The Homestead Act
The Missouri Compromise
Jim Crow Laws
12 of 20Choose your answer!
Which African American woman played a key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott?
Phillis Wheatley
Harriet Tubman
Rosa Parks
13 of 20Choose your answer!
Alexander the Great expanded which civilization?
European
Greek
Mesopotamian
14 of 20Choose your answer!
Julius Caesar was a dictator who helped expand which empire?
Roman
Greek
Russian
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The assassination of this person is said to have sparked WWI:
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
16 of 20Choose your answer!
Where was the first successful settlement by Englishmen in the United States?
Jamestown, Virginia
Yorktown, Viriginia
Boston, Massachusettes
17 of 20Choose your answer!
The belief that the United States should own all of the land between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans was called:
The Mission
Manifest Destiny
Federalism
18 of 20Choose your answer!
Which U.S. president gave the Gettysburg address at the end of the Civil War?
Andrew Johnson
Herbert Hoover
Abraham Lincoln
19 of 20Choose your answer!
Who was the president of the confederacy during the Civil War?
Jefferson Davis
Thomas Paine
Ulysses S. Grant
20 of 20Choose your answer!
This escaped slave became a conductor on the Underground Railroad and helped over 300 slaves to freedom.
Emmett Till
Malcom X
Harriet Tubman
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