If You Can Get 20/22 On This Quiz You're Either A Historian Or Very Lucky

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Are you a history buff? We will soon see...

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.

 Dec 05, 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
James K. Polk
Harry S. Truman
3 of 22Pick your answer!
What did colonists throw into the harbor to protest taxation from the British?
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
6 of 22Pick your answer!
Which amendment in the Bill of Rights preserves the right to bear arms?
Second Amendment
Eighteenth Amendment
First Amendement
7 of 22Pick your answer!
What little guy was a prominent French military leader?
Napoleon Bonaparte
Ryan Seacrest
Louis III
8 of 22Pick your answer!
Which song is about the Underground Railroad and slavery?
Sweet Home Alabama
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Yankee Doodle Dandy
9 of 22Pick your answer!
Who kept a diary when she was hiding from Nazi's in her attic?
Shirley Temple
Helen Keller
Anne Frank
10 of 22Pick your answer!
___________ invented the telephone.
John Adams
Alexander Graham Bell
Ben Franklin
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?
Leonardo Da Vinci
13 of 22Pick your answer!
In what state did the Gold Rush occur?
14 of 22Pick your answer!
Who invented and flew the worlds first successful airplane?
The Orville Brothers
The Warner Brothers
The Wright Brothers
15 of 22Pick your answer!
Who were the Little Rock Nine?
Fast food chain restaurant
Radical environmentalist group
Nine African American students
16 of 22Pick your answer!
Who was the Cuban dictator that came to power in 1959?
Genghis Khan
Fidel Castro
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 Great Wall of China
The Berlin Wall
Pink Floyd's "The Wall"
20 of 22Pick your answer!
The "Red Scare" in the 40s and 50s was the fear of the spread of ______.
The Black Plague
21 of 22Pick your answer!
What special lady started the Trojan War?
Aphrodite of Mykonos
Briseis of Athens
Helen of Troy
22 of 22Pick your answer!
Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
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