The Ultimate Quiz About American Presidents!

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The Ultimate Quiz About American Presidents!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The 4th President of the United States.
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      James Monroe

    • C. 

      James Madison

  • 2. 
    In 1810, Madison put forth a policy that allowed foreign trade.  He said that the first country that acted upon it and stop restrictions against American ships could trade with the United States.  What country acted first?
    • A. 

      Great Britain

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Spain

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Henry Clay

    • B. 

      James Madison

    • C. 

      DeWitt Clinton

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      A crop that could be sold

    • B. 

      A crop that grew dollars and coins

    • C. 

      A crop that could not be sold

  • 5. 
    The northern states, led by the _________________, strongly were against war with Britain.
    • A. 

      War Hawks

    • B. 

      Federalists

    • C. 

      Anti-Federalists

  • 6. 
    The ________________ wanted war with Britain.
    • A. 

      War Hawks

    • B. 

      Federalists

    • C. 

      Anti-Federalists

  • 7. 
    _____________ was the Indian chief who tried to form a group that was against Western settlers.  He was later killed and put a curse on future American Presidents.
    • A. 

      Tecumseh

    • B. 

      Mohawk

    • C. 

      Pocahantus

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      400

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      The US had less than 10,000 soldiers

    • B. 

      Generals were old & had little or not real experience

    • C. 

      Country could not pay for a big army - they had no money

    • D. 

      All of the answers

  • 10. 
    Congress declared war on Britain on what date?
    • A. 

      June 1, 1814

    • B. 

      June 18, 1812

    • C. 

      July 4, 1774

  • 11. 
    The Constitution ship was nicknamed __________________ because cannonballs would bounce off the sides.
    • A. 

      Hard Top

    • B. 

      Old Ironsides

    • C. 

      Steel Magnolias

  • 12. 
    Captain Oliver Hazard Perry made a fleet of ships made entirely from what?
    • A. 

      Wood

    • B. 

      Fur

    • C. 

      Steel

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • B. 

      James Monroe

    • C. 

      William Henry Harrison

  • 14. 
    After Andrew Jackson defeated the Indians at the Battle of Horseshoe Bend, the Indians were forced to give up _______________acres of land.
    • A. 

      20 million

    • B. 

      200 thousand

    • C. 

      10 billion

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      They tried to burn down the White House and the Capitol Building

    • B. 

      They took the President hostage

    • C. 

      All of the answers

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Scott Brown

    • B. 

      Henry Jacob Key

    • C. 

      Francis Scott Key

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      British

    • B. 

      America

    • C. 

      No one - it was a tie

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Declaration of Independence, Part Deux

    • B. 

      Treaty of Ghent

    • C. 

      Treaty of Paris

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Battle of Horseshoe Bend

    • B. 

      Battle of the Thames

    • C. 

      Battle of New Orleans

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      The Second Revolutionary War

    • B. 

      What?? Again?!

    • C. 

      The Battle between the British and the United States. This time in 1812