Quiz: American Political Parties

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Quiz: American Political Parties

In America they say, 'turn on to politics or politics will turn on to you'. American politics is somehow involved with our everyday affairs, from education, media and lifestyle to technology- and we have certain questions about the political system. How it came into being? What were the significant figures that contributed to its advancement etc. The following quiz pertains to the information related to the political scenarios in America. Let's see how much you can score. Go ahead!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the two main political parties within the United States?
    • A. 

      Green and Libertarian

    • B. 

      Constitutional and Reform

    • C. 

      Democrats and Republican

    • D. 

      Communist and Socialist

  • 2. 
    What American political party is represented by the following symbol?
    • A. 

      Republican

    • B. 

      Socialist

    • C. 

      Libertarian

    • D. 

      Democratic

  • 3. 
    What American political party is represented by the following symbol?
    • A. 

      Republican

    • B. 

      Socialist

    • C. 

      Libertarian

    • D. 

      Democratic

  • 4. 
    Which American political party is currently the majority party for the 110th Congress?
    • A. 

      Republican

    • B. 

      Libertarian

    • C. 

      Democratic

    • D. 

      Green

  • 5. 
    Who was the presumptive Republican nominee for the 2008 presidential election?
    • A. 

      John McCain

    • B. 

      Ron Paul

    • C. 

      Mitt Romney

    • D. 

      Mike Huckabee

  • 6. 
    Who was the only president not to be associated with any political party?
    • A. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Donald Trump

    • D. 

      George Bush Jr

  • 7. 
    The Democratic party is older than the republican party, starting back in 1790 with Thomas Jefferson.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Who was the US president during the World War 2?
    • A. 

      Herbert Hoover

    • B. 

      Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    • C. 

      Harry S. Truman

    • D. 

      Calvin Coolidge

  • 9. 
    In August 1990, Iraqi president [Blank] challenged U.S. interests in the Persian Gulf region when his troops invaded Iraq's oil-rich neighbor, Kuwait.
  • 10. 
    What is the main function of the Governor in US government?
    • A. 

      Controls all major aspects of policy and sends bills to the state legislature for its assent.

    • B. 

      It is just a nominal designation.

    • C. 

      Is the head of the judicial branch.

    • D. 

      None of the above