A Multiple Choice Quiz On Flag Day And The US Flag.

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A Multiple Choice Quiz On Flag Day And The US Flag.

Flag Day is a celebration that is celebrated in some parts of America. This day marks the day our flags got the starts and stripes and was hoisted to mark a fresh beginning for the American people. The stars represented the states that were in the union. Test what more you know below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which president signed an Act of Congress proclaiming June 14th National Flag Day?
    • A. 

      Wilson

    • B. 

      Truman

    • C. 

      Lincoln

  • 2. 
    Which year was an Act of Congress proclaiming June 14th as National Flag Day signed by the president?
    • A. 

      1949

    • B. 

      1916

    • C. 

      1863

  • 3. 
    What is the reason for National Flag Day?
    • A. 

      To commemorate the adoption of the flag of the United States in 1777.

    • B. 

      To commemorate the birthday of Betsy Ross.

    • C. 

      To commemorate the birthday of Francis Scott Key.

  • 4. 
    According to the US Flag Code, which of these is NOT in its guidelines? 
    • A. 

      The flag should not be dipped for any person or thing except in special naval procedures.

    • B. 

      The flag should not touch the ground.

    • C. 

      The flag should never fly at night.

  • 5. 
    What are the penalties for not complying with the US Flag Code guidelines?
    • A. 

      Fine

    • B. 

      Jail

    • C. 

      No penalty

  • 6. 
    According to the US Flag Code, which is the preferred way to take care of a flag that is tattered and no longer usable?
    • A. 

      Recycle it.

    • B. 

      Bury it.

    • C. 

      Burn it.

  • 7. 
    What is the union of the flag?
    • A. 

      The blue starred portion

    • B. 

      The red and white stripes

    • C. 

      The flag pole

  • 8. 
    Which of these is NOT against the US Flag Code?
    • A. 

      Using the flag for advertising

    • B. 

      Using the flag for clothing, bedding or draperies

    • C. 

      Using the flag for a flag pin

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Stand at attention with hand over heart

    • B. 

      Salute throughout.

    • C. 

      Rules are flexible depending on the time and place.

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      The flag should be raised briskly and lowered slowly and ceremoniously.

    • B. 

      The flag should be raised slowly and lowered briskly and ceremoniously.

    • C. 

      The flag should be raised and lowered at the same tempo.