Interesting Trivia On War! Ultimate Quiz Questions!

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Interesting Trivia On War! Ultimate Quiz Questions!

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  • 1. 
    Primogenture is
    • A. 

      Where the eldest son receives all the family wealth.

    • B. 

      Going against one's country.

    • C. 

      To refuse to obey.

    • D. 

      Where the most votes decide the issue.

  • 2. 
    Judicial Review is defined as
    • A. 

      Can not be tried for the same crime twice.

    • B. 

      Read the fine print before signing any contract.

    • C. 

      The Supreme Court makes the final decision about Constitutionality.

    • D. 

      To accuse of wrong doing.

  • 3. 
    The Barbary Coast War was under the presidency of which of the following?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • C. 

      James Madison

    • D. 

      Abraham Lincoln

  • 4. 
    The Texicans were
    • A. 

      The original families from the US who went to Texas, MEXICO.

    • B. 

      The original families from the US who went to Texas, SPAIN.

    • C. 

      The original families from the US who went to Texas, USA.

    • D. 

      The original families from the US who took over California.

  • 5. 
    To assimilate means to
    • A. 

      Hold onto own culture, language and traditions.

    • B. 

      Give up some of own culture...keep language and religion only.

    • C. 

      Give up all its own culture...accept all of the new cultures.

  • 6. 
    ExPost Facto is defined as
    • A. 

      Can be held by authorities for short time, then arrested or freed.

    • B. 

      Receiving the crime on the books at the time of the crime.

    • C. 

      Only the guilty can be punished, not the family.

    • D. 

      Must be found guilty, be told sentence prior to going to jail.

  • 7. 
    Checks and Balances in the US government are separated among
    • A. 

      Legislative, Executive and Judicial branches.

    • B. 

      Congress, President/VP, and Supreme Court.

    • C. 

      Both of the above answers.

  • 8. 
    The Great Compromise created
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      House of Representatives and Senate

    • C. 

      Legislative Branch

    • D. 

      All of the above answers

  • 9. 
    He was a war hawk, created the American System, compromised the Missouri Compromise of 1820 and the Compromise of 1850 and ran unsuccessfully for President 3 times.
    • A. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • B. 

      James Madison

    • C. 

      Henry Clay

    • D. 

      John Brown

  • 10. 
    The War of 1812 was caused by...
    • A. 

      Seizing and impressment of US ships and sailors.

    • B. 

      The British supplying the Native Americans with guns and supplies.

    • C. 

      The Stamp tax

    • D. 

      Compromise of 1820

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      Only a and b

  • 11. 
    The War of 1812 was against
    • A. 

      Napoleon

    • B. 

      King George III

    • C. 

      Barbary Coast Pirates

  • 12. 
    She won claim as the 1st African American female poet.
    • A. 

      Dorothea Dix

    • B. 

      Abigail Adams

    • C. 

      Deborah Sampson

    • D. 

      Phillis Wheatley

  • 13. 
    Due to high infant mortality, a colonial child was not named until
    • A. 

      The first Christmas

    • B. 

      The first spring

    • C. 

      The first harvest

    • D. 

      The first birthday

  • 14. 
    The line deleted from the Declaration of Independence was concerning
    • A. 

      Ending slavery in this new country.

    • B. 

      An income tax for all who owned slaves.

    • C. 

      An income tax for all voters.

    • D. 

      Suffrage

  • 15. 
    He was a propagandist, an agitator, a very active member of the Sons of Liberty in Boston and signed the Declaration of Independence
    • A. 

      John Adams

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      Sam Adams

  • 16. 
    He was known as the Citizen of the World, from Philadelphia, inventor, creator, scientist, published Poor Richard's Almanac, signed the Declaration of Independence.
    • A. 

      Walt Whitman

    • B. 

      Benjamin Banneker

    • C. 

      Commodore Barry

    • D. 

      Benjamin Franklin

  • 17. 
    Washington, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, and Tyler were all presidents from this one state.
    • A. 

      New Jersey

    • B. 

      Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Massachusetts

    • D. 

      Virginia

  • 18. 
    Why was promised by the signers of the Declaration of Independence to each other?
    • A. 

      Our lives, our fortunes, and our sacred honor.

    • B. 

      We the People, in order to make a more perfect Union.

    • C. 

      Justice and tranquility.

    • D. 

      Common defense, secure the blessings of liberty to our children.

  • 19. 
    Define Suffrage
    • A. 

      To refuse to obey an unjust law.

    • B. 

      Ending liquor sales and use.

    • C. 

      Against slavery.

    • D. 

      Right to vote.

  • 20. 
    Define Social Gospel
    • A. 

      Take care of physical needs, then spiritual.

    • B. 

      An end to slavery.

    • C. 

      Refuse to obey an unjust law.

    • D. 

      The perfect society.

  • 21. 
    What did Charles Sumner do which got him "caned"?
    • A. 

      He sent guns to Kansas in crates labelled as Bibles.

    • B. 

      He sent in "border ruffians" to Kansas to influence the vote.

    • C. 

      He blamed all the violence of Kansas on the plantation owners.

    • D. 

      He hacked 5 pro slavers to death to protest the spread of slavery.

  • 22. 
    William B. Travis, Davy Crockett, Jim Bowie all
    • A. 

      Went to Kansas to help end the violence.

    • B. 

      Died in the Mexican American war.

    • C. 

      Died attempting to cross the Rocky Mountains.

    • D. 

      Died at the Alamo.

  • 23. 
    The Quartering Act stated that
    • A. 

      The British soldiers could stay in colonial homes/gain food.

    • B. 

      Only in times of invasion could soldiers stay in local homes.

    • C. 

      All paper goods had a direct tax added.

    • D. 

      No colonists could go west of the Appalachian Mountains.

  • 24. 
    Who won the French and Indian War?
    • A. 

      The French

    • B. 

      The Indians

    • C. 

      The British

    • D. 

      The Spanish