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

Did you pay attention to history class?

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 Nov 06, 2017
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Question: 1/15Question 15


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

Question: 2/15Question 14


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

Question: 3/15Question 13


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

Question: 4/15Question 12


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

Question: 5/15Question 11


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

Question: 6/15Question 10


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

Question: 7/15Question 9


How many original colonies were there?
15
14
13

Question: 8/15Question 8


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

Question: 9/15Question 7


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

Question: 10/15Question 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

Question: 11/15Question 5


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

Question: 12/15Question 4


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

Question: 13/15Question 3


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

Question: 14/15Question 2


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

Question: 15/15Question 1


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