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

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 Sep 05, 2020

1 of 22Pick one!

Where was the first modern World Series game held?
Chicago
New York
Boston

2 of 22Pick one!

When did the Civil War take place?
1850 - 1900
1955-1960
1775 - 1831

3 of 22Pick one!

Who said "Give me liberty or give me death?"
Patrick Henry
James Madison
Samuel Adams

4 of 22Pick one!

Magna Carta is the foundation of the British parliamentary system.
FALSE
TRUE

5 of 22Pick one!

Which English king was known for beheading his ex-wives?
Louis the Third
George the Fourth
Henry the Eighth

6 of 22Pick one!

What was the Roe V. Wade Case about?
Abortion
Prayer in the schools
Teaching evolution in the schools

7 of 22Pick one!

The Emancipation Proclamation issued by Lincoln stated that:
Slaves were free in areas of the Confederate states not held by the Union.
Slavery was abolished everywhere
Slavery was legal

8 of 22Pick one!

Which country gifted the Statue of Liberty to the USA?
Japan
England
France

9 of 22Pick one!

Which US President was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth?
Abraham Lincoln
Ronald Raegan
John F Kennedy

10 of 22Pick one!

Who was in the Axis powers of WWI?
USA, France, Britain
China, Norway, South Africa
Germany, Italy, Japan

11 of 22Pick one!

Alexander Graham Bell invented what?
Television
Electricity
Telephone

12 of 22Pick one!

Which amendment gave women the right to vote?
10th
24th
19th

13 of 22Pick one!

Who was the Greek god of love?
Goliath
Zeus
Aphrodite

14 of 22Pick one!

Apollo __ was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon.
11
1
12

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
Pneumonia

17 of 22Pick one!

What caused the SS Titanic to sink?
Too many people aboard
Crash with another ship
Ice berg

18 of 22Pick one!

What title was given to the rulers of Ancient Egypt?
King
Your Highness
Pharaoh

19 of 22Pick one!

In what year did Wall Street crash and cause the Great Depression?
1987
1910
1929

20 of 22Pick one!

What does the word "Renaissance" mean?
Old
Rebirth
Art

21 of 22Pick one!

What chemical was used during the Vietnam War?
Agent orange
Cyanide
Meth

22 of 22Pick one!

When was the Declaration of Independence signed?
July 4, 1876
July 4, 1776
January 1, 1776
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