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


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U.S History and Politics. Major historical events in the United States. History basics for kids. Battles on U.S land. American Independence day.

 Nov 06, 2017

1 of 15Question 15

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

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.
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Jackson
George Washington

4 of 15Question 12

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

5 of 15Question 11

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

6 of 15Question 10

America won its independence from this country.
Great Britain

7 of 15Question 9

How many original colonies were there?

8 of 15Question 8

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

9 of 15Question 7

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

10 of 15Question 6

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

11 of 15Question 5

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

12 of 15Question 4

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

13 of 15Question 3

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

14 of 15Question 2

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

15 of 15Question 1

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