"Famous Americans" : Unit For First Grade

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1st Grade Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz to assess knowledge on famous Americans that the students should learn about in the first grade.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The teddy bear is named after this President?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Harry Truman

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

  • 2. 
    Harriet Tubman led over 300 slaves to _____________.
    • A. 

      Freedom

    • B. 

      Town

    • C. 

      School

    • D. 

      The capitol

  • 3. 
    Meriwether Lewis discovered and named many new ___________ while on the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
    • A. 

      Books

    • B. 

      Native American tribes

    • C. 

      Animals and plants

    • D. 

      Countries

  • 4. 
    Thomas Jefferson was the author of this important document?
    • A. 

      The Treaty of Versailles

    • B. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • C. 

      Mayflower Compact

    • D. 

      Federalist Papers

  • 5. 
    William Clark was the _____________ on the Lewis and Clark Expedition. His drawings were used to measure the amount of land America bought with the Louisiana Purchase.
    • A. 

      Map maker

    • B. 

      Cook

    • C. 

      Doctor

    • D. 

      Veterinarian

  • 6. 
    Theodore Roosevelt helped create many of these during his Presidency?
    • A. 

      Statues

    • B. 

      Monuments

    • C. 

      Tree houses

    • D. 

      National parks

  • 7. 
    Harriet Tubman escaped to freedom by following what?
    • A. 

      Underground Railroad

    • B. 

      Highway

    • C. 

      Mississippi River

    • D. 

      Deer tracks

  • 8. 
    This famous Native American woman helped Lewis and Clark on their expedition.
    • A. 

      White Dove

    • B. 

      Pocahontas

    • C. 

      Sacagawea

    • D. 

      Running Deer

  • 9. 
    This man was not only a famous writer but also President of the United States of America.
    • A. 

      Ralph Waldo Emerson

    • B. 

      Charles Dickens

    • C. 

      Herman Melville

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson