Naturalization Test

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Naturalization Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution? 
    • A. 

      Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      Amendements

    • C. 

      Articles of Confederation

    • D. 

      Declaration of Independence

  • 2. 
    Are the freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly and petition the government, part of the rights or freedoms found in the First Amendement? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    How many amendments does the Constitution have? 
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      27

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      18

  • 4. 
    Did the Declaration of Independence declare the colonies Independence from Great Britain? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What are two rights in the Declaration of Independence? 
  • 6. 
    What is the name of the President of the United States now? 
    • A. 

      George W. Bush

    • B. 

      Barack Obama

    • C. 

      Bill Clinton

    • D. 

      Mitt Romney

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the Vice President of the United States now? 
    • A. 

      Joe Biden

    • B. 

      Hillary Rodham Clinton

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      John Roberts

  • 8. 
    If the President can no longer serve, who becomes President? 
    • A. 

      Supreme Court

    • B. 

      Chief Justice

    • C. 

      Vice President

    • D. 

      Anyone

  • 9. 
    Who signs bills to become laws? 
    • A. 

      Chief of Justice

    • B. 

      All members of Congress

    • C. 

      Vice President

    • D. 

      President

  • 10. 
    What is the capital of the United States? 
    • A. 

      Washington, D.C.

    • B. 

      Albany

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Buffalo

  • 11. 
    Name two major political parties in the United States? 
  • 12. 
    What is one responsibility that is only for United State citizens? 
  • 13. 
    Name one right only for United States citizens? 
  • 14. 
    What are two rights of everyone living in the United States? 
  • 15. 
    What is one promise you make when you become a United States citizen? 
  • 16. 
    How old do citizens how to be to vote for President? 
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      21

  • 17. 
    When is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms? 
    • A. 

      April 15

    • B. 

      November 18

    • C. 

      July 4

    • D. 

      April 4

  • 18. 
    Who lived in America before the Europeans arrived? 
  • 19. 
    When was the Declaration of Independence adopted? 
    • A. 

      April 4, 1770

    • B. 

      July 4, 1776

    • C. 

      September 11, 1771

    • D. 

      June 4, 1787

  • 20. 
    There were 13 original states. Name three? 
  • 21. 
    Who is the "Father of Our Country"? 
  • 22. 
    Who was the first President of the United States? 
  • 23. 
    What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803? 
  • 24. 
    Name the U.S. war between the North and the South? 
    • A. 

      World War II

    • B. 

      World War I

    • C. 

      Civil War

    • D. 

      Cold War

  • 25. 
    Was Woodrow Wilson President during World War I? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II? 
  • 27. 
    Who did the United States fight in the World War II? 
  • 28. 
    What major event happened on September 11, 2001 in the United State? 
  • 29. 
    Name one American Indian tribe in the United States? 
  • 30. 
    Name one U.S. territory? 
  • 31. 
    Name one state that borders Canada? 
  • 32. 
    Name one state that borders Mexico? 
  • 33. 
    Is Washington, D.C. the capital of United States? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    Where is the Statue of Liberty? 
  • 35. 
    What does the 13 strips on the flag represent? 
    • A. 

      States

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      Amendements

    • D. 

      13 colonies

  • 36. 
    Why does the flag have 50 stars? 
  • 37. 
    Is the Star-Spangled Banner the name of the national anthem? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 38. 
    When do we celebrate Independence Day? 
    • A. 

      December 8

    • B. 

      September 4

    • C. 

      July 4

    • D. 

      August 10

  • 39. 
    Name two national U.S. holidays? 
  • 40. 
    When was the Constitution written? 
    • A. 

      1787

    • B. 

      1770

    • C. 

      1776

    • D. 

      1900

  • 41. 
    Is the Constitution one of the supreme law of land? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    What does the Constitution do? 
  • 43. 
    The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution.What are these words? 
  • 44. 
    What is an amendment? 
  • 45. 
    What is freedom of religion? 
  • 46. 
    What is the economic system in the United States? 
  • 47. 
    What is the "rule of law"? 
  • 48. 
    Are Legislative, Executive, Judicial branches part of the government? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 49. 
    What stops one branch of government from becoming too powerful? 
  • 50. 
    Is the president in charge of the executive branch?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 51. 
    Who makes the federal laws? 
  • 52. 
    What are the two parts of the U.S. congress? 
  • 53. 
    Are there one hundred U.S. senators?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 54. 
    Do we select U.S. Senators for 6 years? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 55. 
    Who is one of the New York senators?
  • 56. 
    The House of Representatives has how many voting members? 
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      435

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      800

  • 57. 
    We elect a U.S. Representative for how many years? 
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      6

  • 58. 
    Name NY representative? 
  • 59. 
    Who does a U.S.  Senator represent? 
  • 60. 
    Why do some states have more Representatives that other states?
  • 61. 
    Do we select President for 4 years? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 62. 
    If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President? 
  • 63. 
    Who is the Commander in Chief of the military? 
  • 64. 
    Does the President sign bills to become laws? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 65. 
    Who vetoes bills?
  • 66. 
    What does the President's Cabinet do? 
  • 67. 
    What are two Cabinet-level positions? 
  • 68. 
    What does the judicial branch do? 
  • 69. 
    What is the highest court in the United States? 
  • 70. 
    Are there 9 justices in the Supreme Court? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 71. 
    Is John G. Roberts, Jr. the Chief Justice of United States? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 72. 
    What is one power of the federal government? 
  • 73. 
    What is one power of the states? 
  • 74. 
    Who is the Governor of New York state now? 
  • 75. 
    What is the political party of the President now? 
  • 76. 
    What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now? 
    • A. 

      Barack Obama

    • B. 

      John Boehner

    • C. 

      George W. Bush

    • D. 

      Hiliary Rodham Clinition

  • 77. 
    There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe one of them. 
  • 78. 
    Do we show loyalty to the United States and the flag when we say the Pledge of Allegiance. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 79. 
    What are two ways that Americans can participate in their democracy? 
  • 80. 
    When must all men register for Selective Service? 
  • 81. 
    What is one reason colonist came to America? 
  • 82. 
    What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves? 
  • 83. 
    Why did the colonists fight the British? 
  • 84. 
    Did Thomas Jefferson write the Declaration of Independence? 
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 85. 
    What happened at the Constitutional Convention? 
  • 86. 
    Was the Constitution written in 1776?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, it was written in 1787

  • 87. 
    The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S. Constitution. NAme one of the writers. 
  • 88. 
    What is the definition of manifest destiny? 
  • 89. 
    Name and briefly explain three wars fought by the United States in the 1800s. 
  • 90. 
    Name the U.S. war between North and the South? 
  • 91. 
    Name one problem that led to the Civil War? 
  • 92. 
    Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States? 
  • 93. 
    Is the Atlantic Ocean on the West Coast of the United States
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, its the Pacific Ocean

  • 94. 
    Is the Atlantic Ocean on the East Coast of the United States? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 95. 
    What is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for? 
  • 96. 
    Name one problem that led to the Civil War? 
  • 97. 
    What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did? 
  • 98. 
    What did the Emancipation Proclamation do? 
  • 99. 
    What did Susan B. Anthony do? 
  • 100. 
    What did Martin Luther King. Jr. do?