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How well do you know early American history? Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the Revolution?

 Sep 16, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which was NOT a weapon used in the Revolution?
Tear gas
Muskets
Cannons

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What battle started the war?
Gettysburg
Battle of the Bulge
Lexington and Concord

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What year did the Revolutionary War start?
1776
1620
1775

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Who were the Colonists fighting in the Revolution?
The French
The British
The Swiss

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many American colonies went to war with England?
13
20
8

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the first capital of the United States?
New York City
Washington, D.C.
Boston

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What group of people landed at Plymouth Rock?
Pilgrims
Amish
Mormons

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which colony did Benjamin Franklin represent?
Rhode Island
Maryland
Pennsylvania

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which American colony was founded as a refuge for Catholics?
Georgia
Maryland
New York

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who was the first president to live in the White House?
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the name of the first American Constitution?
The Declaration of Independence
The Bill of Rights
The Articles of Confederation

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
Thomas Jefferson
Paul Revere
George Washington

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What was the name of the first First Lady?
Martha Washington
Dolly Madison
Betsy Ross

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which was the first American state to ratify the Constitution?
Pennsylvania
New York
Delaware

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where did the Tea Party protest occur?
New York City
Atlanta
Boston

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What were the British soldiers in the Revolutionary War called?
Doughboys
Hessians
Redcoats

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Which president the Louisiana Territory from France?
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson

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Which president had a home called The Hermitage?
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
Andrew Jackson
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In almost 250 years, the United States of America has seen a lot of change—some for better, and some for worse. We don't know where America's headed, but one thing we do know for sure, judging by what the Founding Fathers left as a legacy, no matter what happens, America will always bounce back and be the country they intended it to be. If you think you know a LOT about the early days of the United States, sit back, relax, put on your thinking cap and take this quiz to see if you have what it takes to be a proud American Revolutionary.

Are you American as apple pie? Do you love the history of this amazing country? Are you an American Revolution buff who's obsessed with the battles, events, and people who shaped this country in its early days? Do you know who the Founding Fathers were and how early American government was formed? Do you know the about protests, marches, and meetings that led to the Colonies wanting their freedom? Do you know the battles fought and waged in the name of Democracy? Do you know the countries that helped and those that were adversaries? Can you name the men and women who came together to declare their independence and form a nation in the wild, virtually uncharted New World? If you said "yes" to any of the above, you should be able to answer these difficult questions how the good old US of A came to be, and give three cheers for the red, white and blue!