Quiz: People Who Get 15/15 On This U.S. History Quiz Might Be Geniuses

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A quiz on facts about US history including questions about the founding fathers, world wars, and past presidents.

 Oct 02, 2017
1 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who was the 1st President of the United States?
William Taft
John Quincy Adams
George Washington
2 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
Benjamin Franklin
John Hancock
Thomas Jefferson
3 of 15Pick An Answer!
What were the two sides of the Civil War?
the Union and the Confederacy
the United States and Mexico
the Union and Great Britain
4 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who wrote "Common Sense" during the American Revolution?
Thomas Paine
Alexander Hamilton
John Jay
5 of 15Pick An Answer!
What are the first 10 amendments to the Constitution called?
Bill of Rights
Big 10
Articles of Confederation
6 of 15Pick An Answer!
What battle served as the turning point in the Civil War?
Battle of Fort Sumter
Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Gettysburg
7 of 15Pick An Answer!
John Jay, James Madison, and ______ wrote the Federalist Papers.
Alexander Hamilton
Thomas Jefferson
Benjamin Franklin
8 of 15Pick An Answer!
What catapulted the United States into World War II?
the assissination of Archduke Ferdinand
the sinking of the Lusitania
Pearl Harbor
9 of 15Pick An Answer!
Harriet Tubman helped over 300 slaves escape slavery with the help of the __________.
Underground Railroad
NAACP
Freedom Riders
10 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who is the only president to serve 4 terms?
James Polk
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
George Washington
11 of 15Pick An Answer!
What amendment gives women the right to vote?
13th Amendment
1st Amendment
19th Amendment
12 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who was the 1st Catholic president?
Barack Obama
John F. Kennedy
Abraham Lincoln
13 of 15Pick An Answer!
Who fought in the War of 1812?
the United States and Mexico
Spain and France
the United States and the United Kingdom
14 of 15Pick An Answer!
What purchase doubled the size of the United States in the early 1800s?
the Louisiana Purchase
the Luxury Purchase
the Great Purchase
15 of 15Pick An Answer!
When was World War I?
1941-1945
1972-1978
1914-1918
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