Quiz: You'll Only Ace This Test If You Know America Inside & Out

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 Feb 08, 2020
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer!


Where would we be without this invention? The ___ was an American concept put forth by the U.S. government in the 1960s.
Coffee machine
Internet
Car

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer!


Which American duo from Ohio invented the first airplane?
The Wright Brothers
The Everly Brothers
Lennon / McCartney

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer!


"That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." In 1969, American ___ was the first man to walk the moon.
Gerald Ford
Neil Armstrong
Buzz Aldrin

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer!


The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was an important piece of American legislation! What did this law bring to an end?
The Revolution
Taxes
Segregation

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer!


Elizabeth Cady Stanton once said, "The best protection any woman can have is courage." As a leader for women's rights, Stanton led a movement to get American women __ in 1920.
Cars
Suffrage
Jobs

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer!


America blasts fireworks on July 4th to celebrate their new found independence from which country?
Britain
Spain
France

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer!


In 1804, this duo explored for the first time what we now know as everything west of the Mississippi River!
Lewis and Clark
Mork and Mindy
Abbott and Costello

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer!


You're rich!! If you were a Californian in 1949, you would have found this valuable item underground.
Diamonds
Silver
Gold

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer!


In 1781, the Battle of ___ is won by the Patriots, officially ending the Revolutionary War and setting the colonies free.
Bunkerhill
Lexington and Concord
Yorktown

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer!


In 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation was passed to abolish slavery by President ___.
John F. Kennedy
Abraham Lincoln
Barack Obama

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer!


Similar to London's West End, you can travel to this American street to find live entertainment of all kinds, ranging from music and theater to comedy!
Hollywood
Broadway
Wall Street

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer!


Unique to America, Tennessee is credited with being the birthplace of this type of music!
Hip-hop
Country
Rock

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer!


In 2008, America elected the first African American President in history. His name was ...
Denzel Washington
Barack Obama
Martin Luther King Jr.

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer!


Founding Father, Benjamin Franklin, made this incredible discovery while flying a kite during a lightning storm.
Lightning can generate electricity.
Paper can fly through the air.
Thunder sounds after lightning strikes.

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer!


In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson purchases a large amount of landing, expanding the contiguous United States. This territory was called ...
The Texas Territory
The Louisiana Territory
The Kentucky Territory

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer!


While working as the United States' first Treasury Secretary, he invented the ___ system that we use today.
Highway
Monetary
Railroad

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer!


Enacting the vote of the people and the concept of democracy for the first time, America chooses ___ to be their first elected U.S. President.
George Washington
King George III
Ronald Reagan

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer!


In 1776, Thomas Jefferson pens the ___ putting in writing the colonies' demand for freedom from English rule
Constitution
Bill of Rights
Declaration of Independence
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