Quiz: Can You Answer 22 U.S. History Questions Every American Should Get?

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How much do you really know about the land of the free and the home of the brave?

This quiz incorporates important facts about the Constitution, dates in American history, and founding fathers of the nation.

 Jun 01, 2017
1 of 22Pick Your Answer!
How many branches of government are there?
4
3
5
2 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Who is the head of the Executive branch?
Vice President
Paris Hilton
President
3 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What date is the Presidential inauguration day?
January 2
January 20
December 20
4 of 22Pick Your Answer!
How many members are in the House of Representatives?
435
3
1000
5 of 22Pick Your Answer!
If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who is next in line to step into power?
Speaker of the House
President's children
Chief of Staff
6 of 22Pick Your Answer!
How many justices are on the Supreme Court?
6
9
1
7 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is the national animal?
brown bear
hawk
bald eagle
8 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is considered the supreme law of the land?
The Bill of Rights
The Constitution
The Declaration of Independence
9 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What are the first words of the constitution?
"We the people"
"Four score and seven years ago"
"Now that we are free"
10 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Which freedom is not protected under the First Amendment?
Freedom of Speech
Freedom to Own Guns
Freedom of Assembly
11 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Which is not a cabinet position?
Chairman of Economic Advisors
Secretary of Defense
Attorney General
12 of 22Pick Your Answer!
How many senators represent each state?
2
Depends on the population of the state
50
13 of 22Pick Your Answer!
How long is a senator's term?
4 years
6 years
2 years
14 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Who fought in the Revolutionary war?
Union vs. Confederates
Axis vs. Allies
American colonies vs. Great Britain
15 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Which of the following was not a founding father?
James Madison
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Edison
16 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Who delivered the famous speech beginning with "I have a dream..."
Rosa Parks
Malcolm X
Martin Luther King Jr.
17 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is the official language of the United States?
English
Spanish
No official language
18 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Which NASA mission first landed man on the moon?
Apollo 11
Apollo 13
Apollo 12
19 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Which state was first to ratify the constitution?
New Hampshire
Virginia
Delaware
20 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Who was first to sign the Declaration of Independence?
James Madison
John Hancock
George Bush
21 of 22Pick Your Answer!
Who was the second president of the United States?
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
John Adams
22 of 22Pick Your Answer!
What is an amendment?
An original segment of the constitution included by the founding fathers
The reflection of a Supreme Court case
A change or addition to the constitution
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