Take The Trivia Constitution Quiz Test!

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Do you know anything about the Constitution of the United States? Would you like to put your knowledge to the test? The United States constitution is the definitive law of this country. The document, which was initially composed of seven articles, testifies the national frame of government. The split of powers divides the government into three branches. These include legislative, executive, and judicial. If you choose to learn more about the constitution, try this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Scopes Trial in Tennessee was a direct challenge to the Butler Act.  What did the Butler Act outlaw?
    • A. 

      Teaching evolution in schools

    • B. 

      Teaching creationism in schools

    • C. 

      Alcohol

  • 2. 
    The Harlem Renaissnace promoted African American culture by:
    • A. 

      Bringing an end to legalized discrimination

    • B. 

      Focusing attention on artisistic accomplishments of African Americans in literature, music, art, and theater

    • C. 

      Increasing factory employment opportunities for African Americans

  • 3. 
    During the early 1900's millions of African Americans migrated to the North from the South in what became known as the:
    • A. 

      Great Road Trip

    • B. 

      Great Migration

    • C. 

      Black Migration Era

  • 4. 
    Which of the following presidents is matched correctly with the era in which they led?
    • A. 

      Teddy Roosevelt - WWII

    • B. 

      Herbert Hoover - The signing of the Constitution

    • C. 

      Franklin Delano Roosevelt - New Deal

  • 5. 
    The 18th Amendment to the Constitution outlawed:
    • A. 

      Alcohol

    • B. 

      Slavery

    • C. 

      Women's Suffrage

  • 6. 
    Which of the following statements about Prohibition is FALSE?
    • A. 

      The sale of alcohol was outlawed in the United States during the 1920's

    • B. 

      People in the United States drank a lot less alcohol during Prohibition

    • C. 

      Bars where people went to drink were known as Speakeasies

  • 7. 
    On October 29, 1929 the stock market lost over 1/3 of its value and helped trigger the Great Depression on the day known as:
    • A. 

      Black Tuesday

    • B. 

      Fat Tuesday

    • C. 

      A date that will live in infamy

  • 8. 
    Which of the following refers to the huge drought that struck the American midwest during the Great Depression, causing many farmers to lose their homes?
    • A. 

      Okies

    • B. 

      Indian Removal Act

    • C. 

      Dust Bowl

  • 9. 
    Why was Herbert Hoover so unpopular during the 1920's and 1930's?
    • A. 

      He refused to act to help the economy during the Great Depression

    • B. 

      He bulit shantytowns where people who were without jobs and homes could live

    • C. 

      He was a sexist and fought against women's suffrage

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a cause of the Great Depression?
    • A. 

      Speculation and buying on margin

    • B. 

      The outbreak of WWII

    • C. 

      The overproduction of goods by farmers and businesses

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