Quiz: You'll Only Ace This History Quiz If You Grew Up Before The Internet

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Give me liberty, or give me death!

History quiz containing questions from the American Revolution, the Industrial Revolution, World War II, and the 1960s.

 Nov 01, 2017

1 of 15Pick An Answer!

When did the United States land on the moon?
1979
1969
1959

2 of 15Pick An Answer!

Who wrote the pamphlet "Common Sense"?
Thomas Paine
Mark Twain
Upton Sinclair

3 of 15Pick An Answer!

What two countries were involved in the Louisiana Purchase?
the United States and France
England and France
the United States and Spain

4 of 15Pick An Answer!

Who created the first American flag?
Abigail Adams
Martha Washington
Betsy Ross

5 of 15Pick An Answer!

Who was the first Treasurer of the United States?
Alexander Hamilton
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson

6 of 15Pick An Answer!

Finish the phrase, "Give me liberty, or give me ________".
freedom
death
hope

7 of 15Pick An Answer!

What was Sputnik?
the first Earth orbiting satellite
the name of the first dog in outer space
the name of the leader of the Soviet Union during the space race

8 of 15Pick An Answer!

What was the first permanent English settlement in America?
St Augustine
Plymouth
Jamestown

9 of 15Pick An Answer!

What is Elizabeth Cady Stanton known for?
starting the Women's Rights Movement
being the first female pilot
opening the nation's first orphanage

10 of 15Pick An Answer!

What did the 13th Amendment do?
give women the right to vote
end Prohibition
abolish slavery

11 of 15Pick An Answer!

What did the court case Marbury vs Madison do?
establish judicial review
legalize same sex marriage
integrate public schools

12 of 15Pick An Answer!

What invention revolutionized transportation and trade in the United States?
cotton gin
electricity
steamboat

13 of 15Pick An Answer!

Who wrote a diary that was later published which depicted the life of Jews during the Holocaust?
Roman Polanski
Elie Wiesel
Anne Frank

14 of 15Pick An Answer!

Who refused to move to the back of the bus?
Malcom X
Martin Luther King Jr
Rosa Parks

15 of 15Pick An Answer!

Which US President resigned after the Watergate Scandal?
Richard Nixon
Harry Truman
Grover Cleveland
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