Festive Fourth Of July US Independence Day! Trivia Quiz

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Fourth Of July Quizzes & Trivia

How much do you know about this most American of holidays? Take our quiz and find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What year did the first organized celebration of the nation's independence on July 4 take place?
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1777

    • C. 

      1780

    • D. 

      1782

  • 2. 
    Is Massachusetts one of five states that prohibits fireworks?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 3. 
    How many inhabitants were there when the nation first claimed its independence in July 1776?
    • A. 

      1 million

    • B. 

      1.5 million

    • C. 

      2 million

    • D. 

      2.5 million

  • 4. 
    What country has used fireworks since the 11'th century?
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      Romania

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 5. 
    When did the Fourth of July become a national holiday celebrating our nation's independence?
    • A. 

      1902

    • B. 

      1930

    • C. 

      1941

    • D. 

      1950

  • 6. 
    How do Americans mark the Fourth of July?
    • A. 

      Parades

    • B. 

      Fireworks

    • C. 

      Backyard barbecues

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 7. 
    In 1781, what state was the first to recognize Independence Day as a state celebration?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Massachusetts

    • C. 

      New Jersey

    • D. 

      Delaware

  • 8. 
    What U.S. president was born on the fourth of July?
    • A. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Warren Harding

    • C. 

      Harry Truman

    • D. 

      Calvin Coolidge

  • 9. 
    When did the movie "Independence Day" debut?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1996

    • D. 

      2001

  • 10. 
    In Boston, where are the annual Fourth of July fireworks held?
    • A. 

      Boston Garden

    • B. 

      Charles River Esplanade

    • C. 

      Harvard Square

    • D. 

      Fenway

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