Quiz: 90% of Americans Will Fail This U.S. History Test. Will You?


If you're a history buff, step right up!

Prove that you know your American history by taking this quiz and answering questions every patriot should know.

 Feb 06, 2021

1 of 16Pick your answer!

The original 13 colonies (prior to independence) were ruled by which country?

2 of 16Pick your answer!

Which of these was NOT part of the original 13 colonies?
South Carolina

3 of 16Pick your answer!

How many years did George Washington serve as President for?
Under 5
Nearly 8
Over 10

4 of 16Pick your answer!

In what city was the Declaration of Independence signed?

5 of 16Pick your answer!

Who accompanied Lewis and Clark on their expedition of the West?
Susan B. Anthony

6 of 16Pick your answer!

Why did colonists throw boxes of tea into the Boston Harbour?
To protest tax on tea
To stop the Native Americans from taking their tea
Because they had too much

7 of 16Pick your answer!

Which American President bought the Louisiana Territory from France?
Thomas Jefferson
Theodore Roosevelt
Andrew Jackson

8 of 16Pick your answer!

The pilgrims on the Mayflower came from where?

9 of 16Pick your answer!

Was Abraham Lincoln assassinated before or after the Civil War?

10 of 16Pick your answer!

What was Columbus looking for when he arrived in America?

11 of 16Pick your answer!

Who wrote "The Star Spangled Banner"?
Thomas Jefferson
Francis Scott Key
John Adams

12 of 16Pick your answer!

Where did the Gold Rush occur?
New York

13 of 16Pick your answer!

The Battle of Gettysburg took place during which war?
War of Independence
Civil War
Vietnam War

14 of 16Pick your answer!

Roe V. Wade was a Supreme Court Case regarding...
Separation of Church and School

15 of 16Pick your answer!

What was the last state to join America?

16 of 16Choose Your Answer:

What was the nation's capital before Washington D.C.?
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