How Well Do You Know US History?

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How Well Do You Know US History?

United States: a combination of 50 states across the vast swath of North America to form the most famous powerful country on the planet. What do you know about how the nation came to be?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which period was the American Civil war fought?
    • A. 

      1851 - 1855

    • B. 

      1841 - 1845

    • C. 

      1871 - 1875

    • D. 

      1861 - 1865

  • 2. 
    In which year was the Constitution of the United States written?
    • A. 

      1797

    • B. 

      1777

    • C. 

      1787

    • D. 

      1767

  • 3. 
    In which year was the Declaration of Independence signed?
    • A. 

      1786

    • B. 

      1776

    • C. 

      1766

    • D. 

      1756

  • 4. 
    The opening shots of the American Revolution were fired in which town?
    • A. 

      Massachusetts

    • B. 

      North Carolina

    • C. 

      Maryland

    • D. 

      Louisiana

  • 5. 
    Where did George Washington's troops defeat the British to signal the end of the American Revolution?
    • A. 

      Ohio

    • B. 

      Dakota

    • C. 

      Kansas

    • D. 

      Yorktown

  • 6. 
    Where was The Declaration of Independence written?
    • A. 

      Carpenter's Hall

    • B. 

      Independence Hall

    • C. 

      Dorchester Heights

    • D. 

      Guilford Courthouse

  • 7. 
    Where were the first shots of the Civil War fired?
    • A. 

      Georgia

    • B. 

      Indiana

    • C. 

      Fort Sumter

    • D. 

      Washington

  • 8. 
    Which battle was the turning point in the Civil War for the North?
    • A. 

      Battle of Fort Sumter

    • B. 

      Battle of Shiloh

    • C. 

      Battle of Gettysburg

    • D. 

      Battle of Chickamauga

  • 9. 
    Which Battle was the turning point of the American Revolution?
    • A. 

      Battle of Saratoga

    • B. 

      Battle of Gettysburg

    • C. 

      Battle of Shilo

    • D. 

      Battle of Fort Sumter

  • 10. 
    Which town was the first permanent English settlement in America?
    • A. 

      Jamestown

    • B. 

      Acadia

    • C. 

      Port Royal

    • D. 

      Quebec