Quiz: Only A True Historian Will Know All These American Revolution Facts

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You won't fool the children of the Revolution!

Do you know how the United States came to be? Take this quiz and see how well you can answer these questions about the American Revolution and more!

 May 22, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The Revolutionary War was also known as what?
The War Of Northern Agression
The War For The United States
American War of Independence

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many original U.S. colonies were there?
20
10
13

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the American army called during the Revolution?
The Continental Army
The Colonial Army
The Army Of The Americas

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Colonists remaining loyal to the British crown were known as what?
Anglophiles
Journeymen
Loyalists

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who was the the American Commander in Chief during the Revolution?
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
John Adams

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the nickname British soldiers were called?
Union Jacks
Redcoats
Yankee Doodles

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who made the first American flag?
Dolly Madison
Martha Washington
Betsy Ross

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"No taxation without _________________"
Liberation
Representation
Sensation

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these states was not one of the original colonies?
Rhode Island
Texas
New York

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What color were the uniforms of the American army?
Blue
Green
Black

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What did the patriots disguise themselves as at the Boston Tea Party?
Native Americans
British
Canadians

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where was the first Continental Congress held?
Philadelphia
Boston
New York City

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote "Common Sense"?
Patrick Henry
Thomas Paine
Paul Revere

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
John Adams
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Jefferson

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What European countries did the American Colonies receive aid from?
France and Portugal
Germany and Spain
France and Spain

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where was the Battle of Bunker Hill?
Boston
Providence
Philadelphia

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who led the Continental Army across the Delaware?
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What treaty concluded the American Revolution?
Treaty of Versailles
The Treaty of Paris
The Congress of Vienna
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The United States is a young country, less than 250 years old, but its packed a LOT in that time to make it the superpower it is today.

America is bold, brash, and its culture and beliefs are far-reaching, and the way it began its journey was not without drama, battle, and passion. The original colonists had one thing in mind—Democracy for all and fought tooth and nail for their freedom and freedom for future generations.

If you know and love the United States or if you're from the USA, you'll be able to answer some, or all, of these questions in this about the birth of this great country. Can you name all the original colonies and the Founding Fathers? Can you name the great battles of the Revolution and who led those battles? Do you know why the Boston Tea Party happened? Do you know which European countries helped America in its journey to freedom and who opposed it? Can you name all those who signed the Declaration Of Independence and their roles in early government? Do you know the first words of the Constitution of the United States?

If you answered "yes" to any of the questions above, we guarantee you'll love this easy and fun quiz. So, sit back, relax, brush off those history books, put your on your thinking cap, and answer eighteen questions about the birth of a great nation. We know that with your knowledge you'll most certainly score BIG!