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

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

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 Feb 07, 2021
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Question: 1/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 2/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 3/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 4/16Pick your answer!


In what city was the Declaration of Independence signed?
Dover
Philadelphia
Columbia

Question: 5/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 6/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 7/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 8/16Pick your answer!


The pilgrims on the Mayflower came from where?
Italy
England
Spain

Question: 9/16Pick your answer!


Was Abraham Lincoln assassinated before or after the Civil War?
After
Before

Question: 10/16Pick your answer!


What was Columbus looking for when he arrived in America?
Japan
India
Africa

Question: 11/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 12/16Pick your answer!


Where did the Gold Rush occur?
Alaska
California
New York

Question: 13/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 14/16Pick your answer!


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

Question: 15/16Pick your answer!


What was the last state to join America?
Texas
Hawaii
Alaska

Question: 16/16Choose Your Answer:


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