Quiz: Don't Call Yourself An American If You Can't Get 16/18 On This Test

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Can you make Uncle Sam proud?

See if you know as much about being American as you think by answering questions about culture, history and politics in the country.

 May 12, 2020

1 of 18Pick your answer!

July 4 celebrates what?
Labor Day
Independence Day

2 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these states does NOT border Mexico?

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Why does the flag have 13 stripes?
They represent the original 13 colonies
They represent the founding fathers
That was all that would fit

4 of 18Pick your answer!

Why does the flag have 50 stars?
50 just looks good
Each star represents a state
It had to be an even number because the designer was superstitious

5 of 18Pick your answer!

The Star-Spangled Banner is what?
The national anthem
The national dish
The building in which the President resides

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Which state was once the homeland of the Iroquois tribe?
New York

7 of 18Pick your answer!

Name the longest river in the U.S.
Missouri River
Arkansas River
Colorado River

8 of 18Pick your answer!

What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States?

9 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these is NOT a U.S. territory?
Puerto Rico

10 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these states does NOT border Canada?

11 of 18Pick your answer!

In what century was the Constitution written?

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these figures is associated with the Civil War?
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Abraham Lincoln

13 of 18Pick your answer!

What did the Emancipation Proclamation do?
Gave women the right to vote
Returned stolen land to Native Americans
Freed the slaves

14 of 18Pick your answer!

During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these people fought for civil rights for all Americans?
George Washington
Martin Luther King Jr.
John Adams

16 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the domain of people in the army?

17 of 18Pick your answer!

Two US Presidents earned the rank of 5-star General. Which of these men did NOT?

18 of 18Pick your answer!

States within the Eastern time zone are _______ hour(s) ahead of states within the Central time zone.
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