The Younger You Are, The Worse You'll Do On This History Quiz

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How much history have you lived through?

If you love challenges involving history trivia questions, then this one is right up your alley! Take this one now!

 Jan 09, 2021

1 of 18Pick your answer!

Which was the last U.S. state to join the country?
New Mexico

2 of 18Choose one!

What is National Bird of the United States?
Wild Turkey
Bald Eagle
Blue Jay

3 of 18Choose one!

Who is the Father of the American Navy?
John Barry
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton

4 of 18Choose one!

Where was John F. Kennedy assassinated?
Dallas, Texas
Chicago, Illinois
Boston, Massachusetts

5 of 18Choose one!

Which President gave the Gettysburg Address?
Abraham Lincoln
Martin Luther King Jr.
John F. Kennedy

6 of 18Choose one!

Which of the following is NOT one of the original 13 colonies?

7 of 18Choose one!

How many U.S. Presidents were assassinated in office?

8 of 18Choose one!

Which country was the leading Communist power in the Cold War?
The Soviet Union

9 of 18Choose one!

Who built and also flew the first successful airplane?
The Wright Brothers
The Smith Brothers
The Williams Brothers

10 of 18Choose one!

Thomas Edison invented the lightbulb.

11 of 18Choose one!

Who said: "Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country"?
Richard Nixon
John F. Kennedy
Barack Obama

12 of 18Choose one!

How many Amendments are in the U.S Constitution?

13 of 18Choose one!

In which continent can you find Sierra Leone?

14 of 18Choose one!

Who was the first Western explorer to reach China?
Sam Hobbes
Ferdinand Magellan
Marco Polo

15 of 18Choose one!

The Revolutionary War was between America and _________.
Great Britain

16 of 18Choose one!

What was Prohibition?
Import control
The ban of alcohol
Denying women's right to vote

17 of 18Choose one!

Which President was an actor before he took office?
Bill Clinton
John Wayne
Ronald Regan

18 of 18Choose one!

Who spoke the famous line, "Give me liberty, or give me death!"?
Thomas Jefferson
Benjamin Franklin
Patrick Henry
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