How Much Do You Already Know About US History?

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz to see how much you ALREADY know about US History before we get started with 8th grade Social Studies!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the President BEFORE Barack Obama?
    • A. 

      Bill Clinton

    • B. 

      George W. Bush

    • C. 

      Sarah Palin

    • D. 

      John Edwards

  • 2. 
    What does immigrate mean?
    • A. 

      To move into a foreign region or country.

    • B. 

      The ceremony when the President officially takes the oath of office.

  • 3. 
    How many states are in the USA?
    • A. 

      51

    • B. 

      49

    • C. 

      50

  • 4. 
    What President wore a famous tall black hat?
    • A. 

      Bill Clinton

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • D. 

      Jimmy Carter

  • 5. 
    What did this President keep in his tall hat?
    • A. 

      His papers.

    • B. 

      His medicine.

    • C. 

      His pens.

  • 6. 
    What is the President's office called?
    • A. 

      The President's office.

    • B. 

      The Office.

    • C. 

      The Oval Office.

    • D. 

      The Circle Office.

  • 7. 
    Who was America's first President?
    • A. 

      Abe Lincoln

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      John Adams

  • 8. 
    What are the two main political parties?
    • A. 

      North & South

    • B. 

      Bushes & Clintons

    • C. 

      Democrats & Republicans

  • 9. 
    How many original colonies were there in America?
    • A. 

      40

    • B. 

      13

    • C. 

      24

    • D. 

      33

  • 10. 
    Why are there thirteen stripes on the American Flag?
    • A. 

      First 13 colonies.

    • B. 

      13 wars America has won.

    • C. 

      For 13 daughters George Washington had.

    • D. 

      For the 13 day war.

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