Quiz: 90% Of Americans Can't Even Answer These 22 Questions About The US

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 Apr 25, 2020

1 of 22Pick the correct answer!

What is America's national anthem?
God Bless America
America The Beautiful
The Star-Spangled Banner

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If the President and Vice President can't perform their duties, who is next in line?
Speaker of the House
Director of the CIA
Secretary of State

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Where would you find the Liberty Bell?
Washington, D.C.
Newark
Philadelphia

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What U.S. city is home to the Gateway Arch?
St. Louis
Cheyenne
Kansas City

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What is the tallest mountain in the United States?
Mt. Hood
Mt. St. Helens
Mt. McKinley

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________ is the smallest U.S. state.
Rhode Island
Nevada
Missouri

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Who is the principal decision-maker for the military?
The President
There’s a council
The General

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What is the tallest mountain in the U.S.?
Mt Whitney
Mt McKinley
Mt St. Helens

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What was the last state to join the Union?
Alaska
Montana
Hawaii

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Where is "Tornado Alley" located?
The Midwest
California
The Northeast

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What is the second most populated city in the U.S. (after NYC)?
Houston
Los Angeles
Atlanta

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Who wrote "The Star-Spangled Banner"?
Aaron Burr
Ben Franklin
Francis Scott Key

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What state was once referred to as "Seward's Folly"?
Idaho
Montana
Alaska

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What famous speech started with ""Fourscore and seven years ago"?
Washington's Farewell Address
The Gettysburg Address
The Emancipation Proclamation

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Who led the Confederate Army?
Robert E. Lee
James Monroe
Ulysses S. Grant

16 of 22Pick the correct answer!

How many original colonies were there?
10
13
15

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What country gifted the U.S. with the Statue of Liberty?
Spain
England
France

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Who was the only president to serve more than two terms in office?
Teddy Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt
George H.W. Bush

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What geographical region is nicknamed the "Bible Belt"?
The South
Pacific Northwest
New England

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What is the largest freshwater lake in the U.S.?
Lake Erie
Lake Ontario
Lake Superior

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America's national bird was ALMOST a ______.
Dove
Pigeon
Turkey

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Whose faces are on Mt. Rushmore?
George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt
George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin and Franklin D. Roosevelt
George Washington, John Adams, Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy
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