Quiz: 90% Of Americans Will Fail This Wild West History Test. Will You?

Do you belong in the Wild West?

geo, christian, South, Hayden Panettiere, nashville, Southern
Disney–ABC Domestic Television
 Sep 09, 2020
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


When did the period of the Wild West start?
1865
1965
1765

Question: 2/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


Texas Longhorns
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Texas Tailhorn
Texas Longhorn
Texas Curvehorn

Question: 3/18Choose Your Answer:


Which of these legends came from Native Americans in the Wild West?
Abenaki Indian Corn Legend
Legend of the Ghost Princess
Ribbon River Legend

Question: 4/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


American bison
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American Bucker
American Bison
American Bluson

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


When criminal were loose in the Wild West, their faces would be placed on ____ posters.
Wanted
Detection
Arrest

Question: 6/18Choose Your Answer:


What shapes do Sheriff's badges come in?
Octagons
Stars
Triangles

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


Which of these is the name of a famous cowboy gang from the Wild West?
Armed Boys of County
Bullet Rancheros
Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch

Question: 8/18What were horseshoes known for in the Wild West?


horseshoe
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Fearlessness
Good luck
Battle wins

Question: 9/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


Bighorn sheep
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Bighorn sheep
Tanhorn sheep
Smallhorn sheep

Question: 10/18Choose Your Answer:


What were criminals called during the era of the Wild West?
Napsacks
Skippers
Outlaws

Question: 11/18It is known that ____ hats are a major symbol of the Wild West.


cowboy hat
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Rancher
Cowboy
Farmer

Question: 12/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


Canada lynx
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Canada lynx
Canada mynx
Canada pynx

Question: 13/18What is this rope called?


lasso
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Tosser
Lasso
Stringer

Question: 14/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


coyote
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Moyote
Coyote
Poyote

Question: 15/18Choose Your Answer:


True or false: The Wild West the frontier territories of Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Arizona, California New Mexico, and Colorado.
False
True

Question: 16/18Cowboys would spend a lot of time drinking in bars called what?


wild west
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Guzzlecamp
Pubjoint
Saloon

Question: 17/18What is the name of this Wild West animal?


elk
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Reindeer
Moose
Elk

Question: 18/18Choose Your Answer:


When did the period of the Wild West end?
1695
1895
1795
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Think you know a lot of the era of the Wild West? This era of time was all about cowboys, Indians, outlaws, gangs, gunfighters, saloons, and much more! Living during this era of time meant that you probably did whatever you had to do to stay alive, stay safe, and maintain your reputation in the streets. Sebastian Maniscalco is a well-known actor and comedian who was part of some popular entertainment about this historical era of time. He said, "I started working full time as a comedian in 2005, shortly after we did the Vince Vaughn 'Wild West Comedy Show.' I worked at the Four Seasons hotel from 1998 to 2005, so about seven years, just trying to put some food on the table and pay the rent while I went out to the open mics and got my feet wet with stand-up comedy." Steven Pinker is a brilliant scientist who knows a lot about history. he referenced the era of the Wild West when he said, "America had, for one thing, lived in anarchy for - until much more recently than Europe. We had the Wild West, where the cliche of the cowboy movies was the nearest sheriff is 90 miles away, and so you had to pack a gun and defend yourself." He is right about that... guns for defense and the idea of living in anarchy was definitely part of the Wild West past. If you remember a lot of details about this historical era, prove it right now!