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

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Greek, goddess, God, mythology, history, hero, Diane Kruger, SoSo
Warner Brothers
 Aug 15, 2018
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Question: 1/20Choose your answer!


In what year did Christopher Columbus discover North America?
1400
1492
1527

Question: 2/20Choose your answer!


Who was the first president of the United States?
George Washington
John Adams
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 3/20Choose your answer!


How many colonies were there originally?
13
4
25

Question: 4/20Choose your answer!


What famous words appear on the Great Seal of the United States?
E. Pluribus Unum
Virtute et Armis
Habeas Corpus

Question: 5/20Choose your answer!


The Louisiana Purchase acquired land for the United States from which country?
England
Russia
France

Question: 6/20Choose your answer!


How many amendments are in the United States Constitution?
7
27
None

Question: 7/20Choose your answer!


What are the first three words in the United States Constitution?
When, in the
In God we trust
We the people

Question: 8/20Choose your answer!


When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
1776
1806
1492

Question: 9/20Choose your answer!


Who was the U.S. president during the Great Depression and WWII?
Franklin Roosevelt
Richard Nixon
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Question: 10/20Choose your answer!


Which of the following countries did the U.S. NOT fight in WWII?
Japan
Italy
France

Question: 11/20Choose your answer!


Enforced until 1965, these laws enforced racial segregation in the Southern United States.
The Missouri Compromise
The Homestead Act
Jim Crow Laws

Question: 12/20Choose your answer!


Which African American woman played a key role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott?
Rosa Parks
Phillis Wheatley
Harriet Tubman

Question: 13/20Choose your answer!


Alexander the Great expanded which civilization?
Greek
European
Mesopotamian

Question: 14/20Choose your answer!


Julius Caesar was a dictator who helped expand which empire?
Greek
Russian
Roman

Question: 15/20Choose your answer!


The assassination of this person is said to have sparked WWI:
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
John F. Kennedy
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 16/20Choose your answer!


Where was the first successful settlement by Englishmen in the United States?
Jamestown, Virginia
Yorktown, Viriginia
Boston, Massachusettes

Question: 17/20Choose your answer!


The belief that the United States should own all of the land between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans was called:
The Mission
Federalism
Manifest Destiny

Question: 18/20Choose your answer!


Which U.S. president gave the Gettysburg address at the end of the Civil War?
Herbert Hoover
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Johnson

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Who was the president of the confederacy during the Civil War?
Thomas Paine
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant

Question: 20/20Choose your answer!


This escaped slave became a conductor on the Underground Railroad and helped over 300 slaves to freedom.
Emmett Till
Harriet Tubman
Malcom X
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