Quiz: Can You Answer All 22 Of These Surprisingly Hard History Questions?

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If you could go back to High School and prove to your History teacher that you were paying attention, would you? Well now you can! Come on, nows your change for that A+!!!

Take this twenty-two question quiz to see if you know all there is to know about history; from wars and battles, to resignations and controversies.

 Sep 26, 2017
1 of 22Pick your answer!
"Flappers" are associated with which decade?
1920s
1950s
1970s
2 of 22Pick your answer!
Which U.S. president was brought into office during a time of war?
Harry S. Truman
James K. Polk
Franklin D. Roosevelt
3 of 22Pick your answer!
Marilyn Monroe was allegedly romantically involved with this President:
John F. Kennedy
Harry S. Truman
Franklin D. Roosevelt
4 of 22Pick your answer!
Who was the first female astronaut?
Billie Jean King
Sally Ride
Amelia Earhart
5 of 22Pick your answer!
Who accompanied Lewis & Clark on their expedition of the West?
George Washington
Sacagawea
Pocahontas
6 of 22Pick your answer!
Which amendment in the Bill of Rights preserves the right to bear arms?
First Amendement
Eighteenth Amendment
Second Amendment
7 of 22Pick your answer!
What French debutant was married to Louis XVI?
Catherine the Great
Anastasia Romanov
Marie Antoinette
8 of 22Pick your answer!
What event marks "The Day That Will Live in Infamy"?
9/11
Bombing of Pearl Harbor
The beginning of WWII
9 of 22Pick your answer!
The "first state" in America was:
New York
Delaware
Massachusetts
10 of 22Pick your answer!
___________ invented the telephone.
Ben Franklin
John Adams
Alexander Graham Bell
11 of 22Pick your answer!
In 1920, ______ were granted the right to vote in America.
British
Women
African Americans
12 of 22Pick your answer!
Who is the artist responsible for The Statue of David and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
Michelangelo
Claude Monet
Machiavelli
13 of 22Pick your answer!
The "Gold Rush" began in 1849 in __________.
Florida
Texas
California
14 of 22Pick your answer!
Who was the Greek God of beauty?
Aphrodite
Eros
Hades
15 of 22Pick your answer!
What was the former name of Istanbul?
Byzantium
Constantinople
Czechoslovakia
16 of 22Pick your answer!
Who founded the Mongol Empire?
Vladimir Putin
Genghis Khan
Batu Khan
17 of 22Pick your answer!
Harriet Tubman helped over 300 slaves escape slavery with the help of the __________.
Underground Railroad
NAACP
Freedom Riders
18 of 22Pick your answer!
Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of what country?
Iceland
The United Kingdom
France
19 of 22Pick your answer!
What famous wall fell in 1989?
The Berlin Wall
Pink Floyd's "The Wall"
The Great Wall of China
20 of 22Pick your answer!
Who were the first people to fly an airplane?
the Orville Brothers
the Earhart Brothers
the Wright Brothers
21 of 22Pick your answer!
Finish the Marie Antoinette quote: "Let them ________"
eat cake
eat bread
prosper
22 of 22Pick your answer!
Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
George Washington
JFK
Abraham Lincoln
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