Quiz: Think You Know American History? Only The Smartest Will Get 10/15

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 Nov 06, 2017

1 of 15Question 15

What is the birthday of the United States?
November 16
January 11
July 4

2 of 15Question 14

Who was the first president of the United States?
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
Thomas Jefferson

3 of 15Question 13

This president issued an order in 1863 which freed the slaves.
Andrew Jackson
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington

4 of 15Question 12

Who is credited for inventing the light bulb?
Thomas Edison
Isaac Newton
Marie Curie

5 of 15Question 11

Who is credited for discovering America?
Ferdinand Magellan
Christopher Columbus
King Arthur

6 of 15Question 10

America won its independence from this country.
Germany
Great Britain
France

7 of 15Question 9

How many original colonies were there?
13
15
14

8 of 15Question 8

Which of the following states was not part of the original colonies?
Georgia
Ohio
Rhode Island

9 of 15Question 7

The Declaration of Independence was written by:
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson

10 of 15Question 6

What was the name of the war when eleven states seceded from the country to form a separate union?
Boston Tea Party
Revolutionary War
Civil War

11 of 15Question 5

Which of the following nations is not part of the 'Axis' group?
France
Germany
Japan

12 of 15Question 4

What was the "Boston Tea Party"?
The first Red Sox win
A tax protest
A celebratory feast for winning the war

13 of 15Question 3

The ____ outlined how the Pilgrims were going to govern themselves.
Bill of Rights
Mayflower Compact
Magna Carta

14 of 15Question 2

In what city was the Declaration of Independence signed?
Boston
Philadelphia
New York

15 of 15Question 1

Who won the Battle of the Alamo?
The Mexicans
The Texans
The Indians
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