Quiz: What’s Your U.S. History IQ? Only 1 in 50 People Can Ace This Test

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A quiz about various historical events in the history of the United States, including World War I, Presidents, and more.

 Sep 26, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

The first President of the United States was __________.
John F. Kennedy
Barack Obama
George Washington

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Martin Luther King Jr. wrote "Letter from _______ Jail" to encourage nonviolent protests.
Boulder
Birmingham
Las Vegas

3 of 15Pick your answer!

There were originally ____ colonies in the U.S.
46
1
13

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Which war between the North and South, was fought between 1861 and 1865?
Civil War
Gettysburg Address
Grand War I

5 of 15Pick your answer!

The day that the Great Depression began, October 29, 1929 was also known as what?
Green Monday
Black Tuesday
Sapphire Sunday

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Who did the U.S. purchase Louisiana from?
Portugal
France
Russia

7 of 15Pick your answer!

The Watergate scandal occurred during _______'s term as President.
Nixon
Grant
Jefferson

8 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following inventors promoted over 300 uses for peanuts, including peanut butter?
George Washington Carver
Thomas Edison
Benjamin Franklin

9 of 15Pick your answer!

Which document begins with "We the People..."?
The Constitution
Pursuit of Land
Legion Code

10 of 15Pick your answer!

Known as "Honest Abe," this man was the 16th President of the U.S.
William Pringle
Abraham Lincoln
Thomas Jefferson

11 of 15Pick your answer!

Which president said, “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country”?
George W. Bush
John F. Kennedy
David Chip

12 of 15Pick your answer!

Which document declared the U.S. to be it's own country, no longer under British rule?
The Declaration of Independence
Gettysburg Address
We Are Free

13 of 15Pick your answer!

_______ was the first American on the moon.
Neil Armstrong
Buzz Lightyear
Gerald Logic

14 of 15Pick your answer!

The first African American president is _______.
Ice Cube
George Washington
Barack Obama

15 of 15Pick your answer!

Who made automobiles affordable, by inventing a factory process known as "mass production"?
Henry Ford
Jerry Altoid
Henry Malthwright
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