Are You An American?

5 Questions | Total Attempts: 68

United States Quizzes & Trivia

Indicate if you agree or disagree with various Quotes to determine if You are an American: Someone who supports the Traditional Values and Principles of the United States of America, or a Non-American who adheres to a different view.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which Statement below best expresses the Princples and Values of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America?
    • A. 

      The diversity in the faculties of men, from which the rights of property originate, is not less an insuperable obstacle to a uniformity of interests. The protection of these faculties is the first object of government. From the protection of different and unequal faculties of acquiring property, the possession of different degrees and kinds of property immediately results

    • B. 

      The secret of the expression of value, namely, that all kinds of labour are equal and equivalent, because, and so far as they are human labour in general, cannot be deciphered, until the notion of human equality has already acquired the fixity of a popular prejudice.

  • 2. 
    Which Statement below best expresses the Princples and Values of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America?
    • A. 

      A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary to close the circle of our felicities

    • B. 

      This is the moment when we must build on the wealth that open markets have created, and share its benefits more equitably. Trade has been a cornerstone of our growth and global development. But we will not be able to sustain this growth if it favors the few, and not the many.

  • 3. 
    Which Statement below best expresses the Princples and Values of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America?
    • A. 

      When concomitantly the distinction between mental and physical work has ceased to exist; when labour is no longer the means to live, but is in itself the first of vital needs; when the productive forces of society have expanded proportionately with the multi- form development of the individuals of whom society is made up – then will the narrow bourgeois outlook be utterly transcended, and then will society inscribe upon its banners, “From everyone according to his capacities, to everyone according to his needs

    • B. 

      Inequalities of mind and body or so established by god almighty in his constitution of human nature that no art or policy can ever plain them down to a level. … Justice for everyone; the golden rule, do as you would be done by, is all the equality that can be supported or defended by reason, or reconciled to common sense

  • 4. 
    Which Statement below best expresses the Princples and Values of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America?
    • A. 

      Let mercy be the character of the lawgiver, but let the judge be a mere machine. The mercies of the law will be dispensed equally and impartially to every description of men; those of the judge, or the executive power, will be the eccentric impulses of whimsical, capricious designing man.

    • B. 

      We need somebody who's got the heart, the empathy, to recognize what it's like to be a young teenage mom, the empathy to understand what it's like to be poor or African-American or gay or disabled or old - and that's the criterion by which I'll be selecting my judges.

  • 5. 
    Which Statement below best expresses the Princples and Values of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America?
    • A. 

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    • B. 

      The laying of taxes is the power, and the general welfare the purpose for which the power is to be exercised. They are not too lay taxes ad libitum for any purpose they please; but only to pay the debts or provide for the welfare of the union. In like manner, they are not to do anything they please to provide for the general welfare, but only to lay taxes for that purpose.

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