Experts Say Only 5% Of Americans Know These 17 Basic Facts. Do You?

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Are you smarter than most Americans? Take this quiz to find out!

Answer these 17 questions about American presidents, states, and history to prove that you're smarter than most Americans!

 Apr 03, 2018

1 of 17Pick your answer!

Who is the only U.S. president to serve more than two terms?
Richard Nixon
George W. Bush
Franklin D. Roosevelt

2 of 17Pick your answer!

Which state is the smallest?
Rhode Island
Kentucky
Virginia

3 of 17Pick your answer!

How many stripes are on the American flag?
50
25
13

4 of 17Pick your answer!

The state of Georgia is famous for what fruit?
Peaches
Grapes
Oranges

5 of 17Pick your answer!

What nationally-observed day in the U.S. marks winter's midpoint?
Thanksgiving
Groundhog Day
Labor Day

6 of 17Pick your answer!

Who was the 35th President of the US?
Richard Nixon
Bill Clinton
John F. Kennedy

7 of 17Pick your answer!

What is the oldest city in the United States?
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Saint Augustine, Florida
Sacramento, California

8 of 17Pick your answer!

Gumbo is a stew that originated in which state?
Minnesota
Louisiana
Arizona

9 of 17Pick your answer!

How many US Supreme Court justices are there?
9
2
15

10 of 17Pick your answer!

America's national bird was almost a ______.
Dove
Flamingo
Turkey

11 of 17Pick your answer!

What was the last state to be added to the US?
New Mexico
Hawaii
Alaska

12 of 17Pick your answer!

Where can you find Mount Rushmore?
Nevada
Colorado
South Dakota

13 of 17Pick your answer!

Name the second president of the United States of America.
Abraham Lincoln
Woodrow Wilson
John Adams

14 of 17Pick your answer!

Which U.S. city has been hit by the most tornadoes?
New York
San Francisco
Oklahoma City

15 of 17Pick your answer!

Which of the following states is a "swing state"?
California
Michigan
Texas

16 of 17Pick your answer!

Who is on the $10 bill?
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
Alexander Hamilton

17 of 17Pick your answer!

What is the last line of the Pledge of Allegiance?
We the People
With liberty and justice for all
One nation, under God
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