Jeopardy Quiz: America Edition! Barely Anyone Can Score Above 75%

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 Sep 14, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


He invented the telephone.
Who is Alexander Graham Bell?
Who is Jonas Salk?
Who is Thomas Edison?

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


This city is the capital of California.
What is Sacramento?
What is Stockton?
What is San Diego?

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


She helped women gain the right to vote.
Who is Amelia Earhart?
Who is Susan B. Anthony?
Who is Harriet Tubman?

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


This scientist invented the lightbulb.
Who is Thomas Edison?
Who is George Eastman?
Who is Henry Ford?

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


This state is the biggest in the US.
What is Hawaii?
What is Alaska?
What is Vermont?

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


This building is on the back of the $20 bill.
What is the White House?
What is the Scientology Center?
What is the Chinese Theatre?

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


This happened on December 7, 1941.
What is Black Friday?
What is the attack on Pearl Harbor?
What is D-Day?

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


This was the first battle of the American Revolution.
What is Vietnam?
What is the Alamo?
What is Lexington and Concord?

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


This president told another leader to "tear down this wall."
Who is Ronald Reagan?
Who is George W. Bush?
Who is Richard Nixon?

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


This woman made the first American flag.
Who is Betsy Ross?
Who is Mary Todd Lincoln?
Who is Dolly Madison?

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


He wrote "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."
Who is Ken Kesey?
Who is JD Salingner?
Who is Mark Twain?

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


This civil rights leader was shot in Memphis in 1968?
Who is Martin Luther King, Jr?
Who is Dick Gregory?
Who is Malcolm X?

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:


This holiday celebrates the American worker.
What is Labor Day?
What is Arbor Day?
What is Memorial Day?

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


This senator was once a POW in Vietnam.
Who is Al Franken?
Who is John McCain?
Who is Paul Ryan?

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


He was the first man on the Moon.
Who is Buzz Aldrin?
Who is Neil Armstrong?
Who is Alan Shepard?

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


Nuclear bombs were tested in this state in the 1940-1950s.
What is Colorado?
What is Nevada?
What is Maryland?

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


This state was the last in the Union.
What is Hawaii?
What is New York?
What is Massachusetts?

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


This island housed an immigrant inspection station in the early 20th century.
What is Ellis Island?
What is Catalina Island?
What is Roosevelt Island?
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Do you love Jeopardy!? Are you a big American history buff? Do you like to read about how countries came to be, who led them, and the obstacles people faced as the United States continued to grow? Do you get into long conversations about how history continues to affect the world we live in for centuries to come? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about American history and the people who shaped it, we challenge you to take this challenging but fun quiz in the style of your favorite TV show!

Generations upon generations of people have come and gone and have left their mark. They've won and lost battles, survived diseases and wars, and created art and inventions that have molded the world we live in today. It wasn't always easy, but America has defied the odds and kept going. History is proof that we're not only still here, but that there more to come in an ever-evolving future.

So, if world history is your grand passion and you challenge yourself while watching Alex Trebek and his contestants do their thing, sit back, relax and put on your thinking cap! Answer these 18 questions about a range of historical subjects from geography and pop culture to language and medicine throughout the ages. Not only will you have loads of fun, but you'll also probably learn something, too. Good luck with your fun and exciting Jeopardy! journey!