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

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+!!!

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 Sep 26, 2017
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Question: 1/22Pick your answer!


"Flappers" are associated with which decade?
1950s
1920s
1970s

Question: 2/22Pick your answer!


Which U.S. president was brought into office during a time of war?
Harry S. Truman
James K. Polk
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Question: 3/22Pick your answer!


Marilyn Monroe was allegedly romantically involved with this President:
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Harry S. Truman
John F. Kennedy

Question: 4/22Pick your answer!


Who was the first female astronaut?
Sally Ride
Amelia Earhart
Billie Jean King

Question: 5/22Pick your answer!


Who accompanied Lewis & Clark on their expedition of the West?
Sacagawea
George Washington
Pocahontas

Question: 6/22Pick your answer!


Which amendment in the Bill of Rights preserves the right to bear arms?
First Amendement
Eighteenth Amendment
Second Amendment

Question: 7/22Pick your answer!


What French debutant was married to Louis XVI?
Catherine the Great
Anastasia Romanov
Marie Antoinette

Question: 8/22Pick your answer!


What event marks "The Day That Will Live in Infamy"?
9/11
Bombing of Pearl Harbor
The beginning of WWII

Question: 9/22Pick your answer!


The "first state" in America was:
Massachusetts
Delaware
New York

Question: 10/22Pick your answer!


___________ invented the telephone.
John Adams
Ben Franklin
Alexander Graham Bell

Question: 11/22Pick your answer!


In 1920, ______ were granted the right to vote in America.
Women
African Americans
British

Question: 12/22Pick your answer!


Who is the artist responsible for The Statue of David and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?
Claude Monet
Machiavelli
Michelangelo

Question: 13/22Pick your answer!


The "Gold Rush" began in 1849 in __________.
Texas
Florida
California

Question: 14/22Pick your answer!


Who was the Greek God of beauty?
Aphrodite
Eros
Hades

Question: 15/22Pick your answer!


What was the former name of Istanbul?
Constantinople
Czechoslovakia
Byzantium

Question: 16/22Pick your answer!


Who founded the Mongol Empire?
Vladimir Putin
Batu Khan
Genghis Khan

Question: 17/22Pick your answer!


Harriet Tubman helped over 300 slaves escape slavery with the help of the __________.
NAACP
Freedom Riders
Underground Railroad

Question: 18/22Pick your answer!


Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of what country?
The United Kingdom
Iceland
France

Question: 19/22Pick your answer!


What famous wall fell in 1989?
The Berlin Wall
Pink Floyd's "The Wall"
The Great Wall of China

Question: 20/22Pick your answer!


Who were the first people to fly an airplane?
the Earhart Brothers
the Wright Brothers
the Orville Brothers

Question: 21/22Pick your answer!


Finish the Marie Antoinette quote: "Let them ________"
prosper
eat cake
eat bread

Question: 22/22Pick your answer!


Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
JFK
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
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