Only The Smartest People In America Pass This History Test In Under 2 Min

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Do you have a mind for history?

If you love history see how well you do against the smartest people America has to offer by answering these questions!

 Oct 23, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the executive order that freed millions of slaves?
The Liberation Declaration
The Emancipation Proclamation
The Order of Freedom

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

After Franklin Roosevelt, how many terms can a president run?
1
2
3

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In what year did the Mayflower set sail for the New World?
1620
1776
1492

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Lewis and William began the first exploration of the American west from St. Louis to what state?
Nevada
Oregon
New Mexico

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In January, 1848, gold was discovered on his land. What was his name?
Patrick Henry
Ulysses S. Grant
John Sutter

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was the first state to secede from the union?
Texas
Virginia
South Carolina

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many US presidents have been impeached?
None
2
1

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which woman was the wife of a president and mother of another?
Nancy Reagan
Barbara Bush
Betty Ford

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who invented Daylight Savings Time?
Alexander Hamilton
Ben Franklin
Paul Revere

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What organization did President Woodrow Wilson create in 1919 to help eliminate future wars?
NATO
The League of Nations
NAFTA

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who was the first US President to live in the White House?
John Adams
Andrew Jackson
Thomas Jefferson

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is considered the precursor to the Constitution of the United States?
The Articles of Confederation
The Bill of Rights
The Declaration of Independence

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these US presidents ran unopposed?
Harry Truman
James Monroe
Jimmy Carter

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which best-selling novel was said to have help helped bring on the Civil War?
Gone With The Wind
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Was Abraham Lincoln assassinated during his first or second term of office?
Second
First

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which state's name means "land of the Indians"?
Indiana
Iowa
Illinois

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

During which President's term in office were US hostages released from Iran?
Ronald Reagan
Bill Clinton
Barack Obama

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When New York was a Dutch colony, what was it called?
New Holland
New Amsterdam
New Rotterdam
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A lot has happened to shape the United States of America as we know it today. The US is relatively young country — less than 250 years old— but its packed a whole lot in that time. From world wars to civil wars to 45 presidents, to moon landings, to wars, to unheard of inventions, from the Industrial Revolution to the tech boom, America has left an indelible mark the world, and continues to shape popular culture, science, and events around the globe!

Are you American as apple pie? Do you love the history of this amazing country? If so, you'll be able to answer these difficult questions regarding the events and people that shaped the good old USA from day one!

Do you know how we came to be? Do you know who the Founding Father's were and how early American government was formed? Do know the battles fought and waged in the name of Democracy? Can you name every president that has served country since its humble beginnings? Do you know the names of the great presidents from those who faded into obscurity? Do you know the good times from the bad, from the prosperous times to the Great Depression? Do you know what happened during the Cold War and who finally won the space race? If you know the answers to all those questions, you may just be a US history fanatic, and you might have the know-how to ace this super fun quiz! So sit back, relax, put on your thinking cap and take a trip back in time through America's colorful, vibrant and rewarding history!