Quiz: Can You Answer 22 History Questions Every American Should Get?


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 Sep 05, 2018
1 of 22Pick one!
Where was the first modern World Series game held?
New York
2 of 22Pick one!
When did the Civil War take place?
1850 - 1900
1775 - 1831
3 of 22Pick one!
Who said "Give me liberty or give me death?"
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
James Madison
4 of 22Pick one!
Magna Carta is the foundation of the British parliamentary system.
5 of 22Pick one!
Which English king was known for beheading his ex-wives?
George the Fourth
Henry the Eighth
Louis the Third
6 of 22Pick one!
What was the Roe V. Wade Case about?
Prayer in the schools
Teaching evolution in the schools
7 of 22Pick one!
The Emancipation Proclamation issued by Lincoln stated that:
Slavery was legal
Slaves were free in areas of the Confederate states not held by the Union.
Slavery was abolished everywhere
8 of 22Pick one!
Which country gifted the Statue of Liberty to the USA?
9 of 22Pick one!
Which US President was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth?
Ronald Raegan
Abraham Lincoln
John F Kennedy
10 of 22Pick one!
Who was in the Axis powers of WWI?
China, Norway, South Africa
Germany, Italy, Japan
USA, France, Britain
11 of 22Pick one!
Alexander Graham Bell invented what?
12 of 22Pick one!
Which amendment gave women the right to vote?
13 of 22Pick one!
Who was the Greek god of love?
14 of 22Pick one!
Apollo __ was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon.
15 of 22Pick one!
Who developed the first successful printing press?
Benjamin Franklin
Johannes Gutenburg
Andrew Jackson
16 of 22Pick one!
What disease ravaged and killed a third of Europe's population in the 14th century?
Small pox
The Bubonic plague
17 of 22Pick one!
What caused the SS Titanic to sink?
Ice berg
Too many people aboard
Crash with another ship
18 of 22Pick one!
What title was given to the rulers of Ancient Egypt?
Your Highness
19 of 22Pick one!
In what year did Wall Street crash and cause the Great Depression?
20 of 22Pick one!
What does the word "Renaissance" mean?
21 of 22Pick one!
What chemical was used during the Vietnam War?
Agent orange
22 of 22Pick one!
When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
July 4, 1776
January 1, 1776
July 4, 1876
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