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


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?
American War of Independence
The War For The United States
The War Of Northern Agression

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many original U.S. colonies were there?

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

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"No taxation without _________________"

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

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What color were the uniforms of the American army?

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

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Where was the first Continental Congress held?
New York City

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

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

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

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where was the Battle of Bunker Hill?

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

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What treaty concluded the American Revolution?
The Treaty of Paris
Treaty of Versailles
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!