American History Quiz, Part I

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 136

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American History Quiz, Part I - Quiz

A fun quiz to test your knowledge on History


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      2001: U.S. Spy Plane Collides With Chinese Plane

    • B. 

      1831: Virginia Slave Nat Turner Leads A Uprising

    • C. 

      1905: Queen Victoria Of England Dies

    • D. 

      1965: Martin Luther King, Jr. Marches In Selma

  • 2. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1976: "Roots" Is Written By Alex Haley

    • B. 

      1987: Iran-Contra Affair Hearings

    • C. 

      1989: U.S. Invades Panama To Arrest General Noriega

    • D. 

      1984: First Electric Typewriter Introduced

  • 3. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1995: Israeli Prime Minister Rabin Is Assassinated

    • B. 

      1959: Fidel Castro Becomes Premier Of Cuba

    • C. 

      1777: Walt Disney Is Born In Chicago

    • D. 

      1775: American War Of Independence Begins

  • 4. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1973: East And West Germany Are Admitted To UN

    • B. 

      1975: Marconi Sends Transatlantic Message

    • C. 

      1970: Jimi Hendrix And Janis Joplin Both Die

    • D. 

      1997: Princess Diana Is Killed In An Auto Accident

  • 5. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1994: Yasir Arafat Awarded The Nobel Peace Prize

    • B. 

      1974: Oil Is Discovered In SE Texas

    • C. 

      1980: Iran-Iraqi War Starts

    • D. 

      1967: World's First Heart Transplant Is Performed

  • 6. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1991: Operation Desert Storm Begins

    • B. 

      1981: The Boer War Ends

    • C. 

      1973: World Trade Center Opened

    • D. 

      1963: John F. Kennedy Is Assassinated In Dallas

  • 7. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1492: Christoph Columbus Lands In The West

    • B. 

      1973: Roe V. Wade Rules On Abortion Rights

    • C. 

      1975: The Aswan Dam Is Completed

    • D. 

      1810: Napoleon Marries Archduchess Of Austria

  • 8. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1965: Malcolm X Is Shot And Killed In Harlem

    • B. 

      1973: World Trade Center Opened

    • C. 

      1982: Toy Store Sells First Teddy Bear

    • D. 

      1995: Israeli Prime Minister Rabin Is Assassinated

  • 9. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1952: Dick Clark Hosts The First American Bandstand

    • B. 

      1969: Charles De Gaulle Resigns From Office

    • C. 

      1812: Napoleon Invades Russia And Reaches Moscow

    • D. 

      1955: Carrier Designs Air-Conditioning

  • 10. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1967: Tyrannosaurus Rex Is Discovered

    • B. 

      1976: Jimmy Carter Beats Gerald Ford In Election

    • C. 

      1955: Disneyland Opens In California

    • D. 

      1970: National Guard Kills Four Students At Kent State

  • 11. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1846: U.S. Signs An Oregon Treaty With The British

    • B. 

      1998: Two U.S. Embassies Are Destroyed By Terrorists

    • C. 

      1856: Curie Awarded The Nobel Prize

    • D. 

      1969: Gay Rights Movement Begins In New York

  • 12. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1845: Republic Of Texas Becomes The 28th State

    • B. 

      1827: Henry Ford Founds Ford Motor

    • C. 

      1826: Thomas Jefferson And John Adams Both Die

    • D. 

      2001: U.S. Spy Plane Collides With Chinese Plane

  • 13. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1956: Martin Luther King Organizes A Bus Boycott

    • B. 

      1990: Nelson Mandela Is Released From Prison

    • C. 

      1953: Red Sox Win The First World Series

    • D. 

      1831: Virginia Slave Nat Turner Leads An Uprising

  • 14. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1979: First Tour De France Bicycle Race

    • B. 

      1986: Space Shuttle Challenger Explodes

    • C. 

      1987: Iran-Contra Affair Hearings

    • D. 

      1841: John Quincy Adams Defends Amistad Slaves

  • 15. 
    Which of these year/events is not correctly matched?
    • A. 

      1961: The Freedom Rides In Alabama Start

    • B. 

      1973: Ice Cream Cones Introduced In U.S.

    • C. 

      1966: Formation Of The Black Panthers

    • D. 

      1963: An Artificial Heart Is Used For The First Time

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