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Patriots are believed to be historical people who laid down their lives in a fight for their motherland. According to the United States' history, patriots are known to be the set of people who went against the British role to colonize the United States and went ahead to declare the country as an independent state.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these is not a past American president?

    • A.

      Barack Obama 

    • B.

      Abraham Lincoln 

    • C.

      Donald Reagan 

    • D.

      Hillary Clinton 

    Correct Answer
    D. Hillary Clinton 
    Explanation
    Hillary Clinton is not a past American president because she has never held the position of the President of the United States. While she has been involved in politics and has served as the Secretary of State, she has never been elected as the President. Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln, and Ronald Reagan, on the other hand, have all served as past American presidents.

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  • 2. 

    Who was the first casualty of the American Revolution?

    • A.

      Donald Diesel 

    • B.

      Crispus Attucks 

    • C.

      John Adams 

    • D.

      Robert Mugabe 

    Correct Answer
    B. Crispus Attucks 
    Explanation
    Crispus Attucks was the first casualty of the American Revolution. Attucks, an African American, was killed during the Boston Massacre on March 5, 1770. He was one of the five colonists who died when British soldiers fired into a crowd of protesters. Attucks' death became a symbol of the fight for freedom and equality, and he is often recognized as a hero of the American Revolution.

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  • 3. 

    Which of these is odd? 

    • A.

      John Adams 

    • B.

      Thomas Jefferson 

    • C.

      Donald Trump 

    • D.

      Thomas Paine 

    Correct Answer
    C. Donald Trump 
    Explanation
    The given options consist of names of historical figures and politicians. John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Paine were all American Founding Fathers and played significant roles in the early years of the United States. However, Donald Trump is the odd one out as he is a contemporary figure and the only one who served as the President of the United States in recent times.

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  • 4. 

    Who was the first president of the United States?

    • A.

      George Washington

    • B.

      Abraham Lincoln 

    • C.

      Donald Reagan 

    • D.

      George Bush 

    Correct Answer
    A. George Washington
    Explanation
    George Washington was the first president of the United States. He served as the president from 1789 to 1797. Washington played a crucial role in the formation of the United States as a nation and establishing the presidency as an institution. He was highly respected for his leadership during the American Revolutionary War and his dedication to the principles of democracy. Washington's presidency set important precedents for future presidents and he is widely regarded as one of the greatest presidents in American history.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these patriots is a lawyer? 

    • A.

      John Adams 

    • B.

      Alexander Hamilton 

    • C.

      John Enoch 

    • D.

      Thomas Jefferson 

    Correct Answer
    A. John Adams 
    Explanation
    John Adams is the correct answer because he is the only patriot listed who is known to be a lawyer. Alexander Hamilton was not a lawyer, he was a statesman and founding father. John Enoch is not a recognized historical figure, and Thomas Jefferson was a lawyer but he is not listed as an option. Therefore, the only option that fits the criteria is John Adams.

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  • 6. 

    What are the prominent leaders of the group "Sons of Liberty" called? 

    • A.

      Founding Fathers 

    • B.

      Patriots 

    • C.

      Ancestors 

    • D.

      The Leaders 

    Correct Answer
    A. Founding Fathers 
    Explanation
    The prominent leaders of the group "Sons of Liberty" are called Founding Fathers. This term refers to the individuals who played a significant role in the establishment of the United States, particularly during the American Revolution and the drafting of the U.S. Constitution. The Sons of Liberty was a secret organization formed to protest against British taxation and policies in the American colonies, and many of its members went on to become influential figures in the founding of the nation.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these is odd to the word "Patriots"?

    • A.

      Revolutionaries 

    • B.

      Continentals

    • C.

      Soldiers 

    • D.

      Rebels 

    Correct Answer
    C. Soldiers 
    Explanation
    The word "Patriots" typically refers to individuals who support and defend their country. "Revolutionaries," "Continentals," and "Rebels" can all be associated with individuals who fight for their country or cause, making them similar to "Patriots." However, "Soldiers" is odd to the word "Patriots" because it is a more general term that can refer to individuals who serve in any military, not necessarily those who specifically support and defend their country.

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  • 8. 

    Who was the first to plan a successful black operation in the American history?

    • A.

      Thomas Jefferson 

    • B.

      Thomas Paine 

    • C.

      Jack Sisson 

    • D.

      John Adams 

    Correct Answer
    C. Jack Sisson 
    Explanation
    Jack Sisson was the first to plan a successful black operation in American history.

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  • 9. 

    What year was the United States of America declared as an independent nation?

    • A.

      1776

    • B.

      1777

    • C.

      1778

    • D.

      1779

    Correct Answer
    A. 1776
    Explanation
    In 1776, the United States of America was declared as an independent nation. This was the year when the American colonies officially declared their independence from Great Britain through the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It marked the beginning of the American Revolution and the establishment of the United States as a sovereign nation.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these is not an American patriot?

    • A.

      Thomas Jefferson 

    • B.

      Thomas Paine 

    • C.

      John Adams 

    • D.

      Martin Luther King Jr 

    Correct Answer
    A. Thomas Jefferson 
    Explanation
    Thomas Jefferson is not an American patriot because he was one of the founding fathers of the United States and played a crucial role in drafting the Declaration of Independence. He also served as the third President of the United States and was known for his advocacy of individual rights and liberties. His contributions to the American Revolution and the formation of the nation make him a prominent figure in American history and a patriot.

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