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?

2 of 22Pick your answer!

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

3 of 22Pick your answer!

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

4 of 22Pick your answer!

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

5 of 22Pick your answer!

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

6 of 22Pick your answer!

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

7 of 22Pick your answer!

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

8 of 22Pick your answer!

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

9 of 22Pick your answer!

The "first state" in America was:
New York

10 of 22Pick your answer!

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

11 of 22Pick your answer!

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

12 of 22Pick your answer!

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

13 of 22Pick your answer!

The "Gold Rush" began in 1849 in __________.

14 of 22Pick your answer!

Who was the Greek God of beauty?

15 of 22Pick your answer!

What was the former name of Istanbul?

16 of 22Pick your answer!

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

17 of 22Pick your answer!

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

18 of 22Pick your answer!

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

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 bread
eat cake

22 of 22Pick your answer!

Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
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