Jeopardy Quiz: America Edition! Barely Anyone Can Score Above 75%

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 Sep 14, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:

He invented the telephone.
Who is Thomas Edison?
Who is Alexander Graham Bell?
Who is Jonas Salk?

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:

This city is the capital of California.
What is Stockton?
What is San Diego?
What is Sacramento?

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:

She helped women gain the right to vote.
Who is Amelia Earhart?
Who is Harriet Tubman?
Who is Susan B. Anthony?

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:

This scientist invented the lightbulb.
Who is George Eastman?
Who is Henry Ford?
Who is Thomas Edison?

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:

This state is the biggest in the US.
What is Alaska?
What is Vermont?
What is Hawaii?

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:

This building is on the back of the $20 bill.
What is the White House?
What is the Chinese Theatre?
What is the Scientology Center?

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:

This happened on December 7, 1941.
What is Black Friday?
What is D-Day?
What is the attack on Pearl Harbor?

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:

This was the first battle of the American Revolution.
What is Lexington and Concord?
What is the Alamo?
What is Vietnam?

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:

This president told another leader to "tear down this wall."
Who is George W. Bush?
Who is Richard Nixon?
Who is Ronald Reagan?

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:

This woman made the first American flag.
Who is Mary Todd Lincoln?
Who is Betsy Ross?
Who is Dolly Madison?

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:

He wrote "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."
Who is Ken Kesey?
Who is JD Salingner?
Who is Mark Twain?

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:

This civil rights leader was shot in Memphis in 1968?
Who is Malcolm X?
Who is Martin Luther King, Jr?
Who is Dick Gregory?

Question: 13/18Choose Your Answer:

This holiday celebrates the American worker.
What is Labor Day?
What is Memorial Day?
What is Arbor Day?

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:

This senator was once a POW in Vietnam.
Who is Paul Ryan?
Who is John McCain?
Who is Al Franken?

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:

He was the first man on the Moon.
Who is Alan Shepard?
Who is Buzz Aldrin?
Who is Neil Armstrong?

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:

Nuclear bombs were tested in this state in the 1940-1950s.
What is Colorado?
What is Maryland?
What is Nevada?

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:

This state was the last in the Union.
What is Massachusetts?
What is New York?
What is Hawaii?

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:

This island housed an immigrant inspection station in the early 20th century.
What is Catalina Island?
What is Roosevelt Island?
What is Ellis Island?
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Do you love Jeopardy!? Are you a big American history buff? Do you like to read about how countries came to be, who led them, and the obstacles people faced as the United States continued to grow? Do you get into long conversations about how history continues to affect the world we live in for centuries to come? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about American history and the people who shaped it, we challenge you to take this challenging but fun quiz in the style of your favorite TV show!

Generations upon generations of people have come and gone and have left their mark. They've won and lost battles, survived diseases and wars, and created art and inventions that have molded the world we live in today. It wasn't always easy, but America has defied the odds and kept going. History is proof that we're not only still here, but that there more to come in an ever-evolving future.

So, if world history is your grand passion and you challenge yourself while watching Alex Trebek and his contestants do their thing, sit back, relax and put on your thinking cap! Answer these 18 questions about a range of historical subjects from geography and pop culture to language and medicine throughout the ages. Not only will you have loads of fun, but you'll also probably learn something, too. Good luck with your fun and exciting Jeopardy! journey!