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


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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

14 of 15Pick An Answer!

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

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