Quiz: Can You Answer 16 Hard History Questions Every American Should Know?

Are you really a history buff?

 Dec 14, 2017
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Question: 1/16Pick your answer!

Who wrote the Declaration of the Independence?
Thomas Jefferson
Abraham Lincoln
Benjamin Franklin

Question: 2/16Pick your answer!

What did George Washington famously have teeth made out of?
Cow's teeth

Question: 3/16Pick your answer!

George Washington advised America to stay neutral in relations with other nations.

Question: 4/16Pick your answer!

What famous female pilot went missing on a trip over the Pacific Ocean?
Amelia Earhart
Katherine Hepburn
Sally Ride

Question: 5/16Pick your answer!

Where did the infamous "tea party" take place to protest the tax on tea?
Washington D.C.

Question: 6/16Pick your answer!

Which of the following was NOT a location of the Confederate Capital during the Civil War?
Richmond, Virginia
Montgomery, Alabama
Portland, Maine

Question: 7/16Pick your answer!

Ben Franklin is famous for flying ______, among many other things.
with handmade wings
the first airplane
a kite

Question: 8/16Pick your answer!

Which of the following famous presidents was shot?
Franklin D. Roosevelt
John F. Kennedy
Richard Nixon

Question: 9/16Pick your answer!

Which amendment to the constitution gave women the right to vote?
The 7th amendment
The 19th amendment
The 13th amendment

Question: 10/16Pick your answer!

Which man is considered to be the "Father of the Constitution"?
Patrick Henry
Frederick Douglass
James Madison

Question: 11/16Pick your answer!

What date was the Declaration of Independence signed on?
November 26, 1776
July 4, 1776
July 4, 1876

Question: 12/16Pick your answer!

Which country was responsible for the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941?

Question: 13/16Pick your answer!

Who gave the Gettysburg Address?
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 14/16Pick your answer!

What is Sacagawea famous for?
The first ever American First Lady
Leading Lewis & Clark across the United States
Protesting in support of women's suffrage

Question: 15/16Pick your answer!

In what year did Columbus "sail the ocean blue" on his way to the United States?

Question: 16/16Pick your answer!

"We the People" are the first three words to the ________.
The National Anthem
The Preamble to the United States Constitution
The Gettysburg Address
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