Definition Of US History

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which state would you find "Teapot Dome"?
    • A. 

      Idaho

    • B. 

      Utah

    • C. 

      New Mexico

    • D. 

      Wyoming

  • 2. 
    James A. Garfield was the first President to campaign bilingually. What language, other than English, did he use during campaign speeches?
    • A. 

      Hebrew

    • B. 

      German

    • C. 

      Latin

    • D. 

      Spanish

  • 3. 
    Which founding father did Thomas Jefferson keep a bust of near his desk at Monticello?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • B. 

      George Wythe

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      George Mason

  • 4. 
    Whose domestic program was described as a "War on Poverty"?
    • A. 

      LBJ

    • B. 

      JFK

    • C. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • D. 

      FDR

  • 5. 
    Who administered the oath of office to Calvin Coolidge upon Warren Harding's death?
    • A. 

      His Minister

    • B. 

      The Chief Justice Of The State Of Massachusetts

    • C. 

      His Father

    • D. 

      The Chief Justice Of The United States

  • 6. 
    Who appointed Warren Burger to the position of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court?
    • A. 

      Lyndon B. Johnson

    • B. 

      Richard M. Nixon

    • C. 

      Gerald R. Ford

    • D. 

      Jimmy Carter

  • 7. 
    Who assassinated President McKinley?
    • A. 

      Leon Czolgosz

    • B. 

      Albert Maltin

    • C. 

      Neville Heath

    • D. 

      Roger Pallette

  • 8. 
    What was Lizzie Borden's sister's name?
    • A. 

      Ethel

    • B. 

      Emma

    • C. 

      Ester

    • D. 

      Eunice

  • 9. 
    Who assassinated President Garfield?
    • A. 

      Charles Guiteau

    • B. 

      Roger Pallette

    • C. 

      Jack Valenska

    • D. 

      Arthur Givot

  • 10. 
    What was the name of the child that Leopold and Loeb kidnapped and murdered?
    • A. 

      Bobby Franks

    • B. 

      Charles Ross

    • C. 

      Gary Landis

    • D. 

      Grace Budd

  • 11. 
    Which U.S. President was alleged to have had extra-marital sex in the White House broom closet?
    • A. 

      John F. Kennedy

    • B. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • C. 

      Bill Clinton

    • D. 

      Warren G. Harding

  • 12. 
    What was Patty Hearst's name in the S.L.A.?
    • A. 

      Eve

    • B. 

      Alice

    • C. 

      Veronica

    • D. 

      Tanya

  • 13. 
    What year did the Lizzie Borden murders occur?
    • A. 

      1894

    • B. 

      1897

    • C. 

      1889

    • D. 

      1892

  • 14. 
    The body of which former U.S. President was exhumed in 1991?
    • A. 

      Zachary Taylor

    • B. 

      Lyndon B. Johnson

    • C. 

      Grover Cleveland

    • D. 

      John F. Kennedy

  • 15. 
    Where was Vice President Lyndon Johnson when President Kennedy was shot in Dallas?
    • A. 

      At His Ranch

    • B. 

      On A Plane At Carswell Air Force Base Near Dallas

    • C. 

      In The Third Car In The President's Motorcade

    • D. 

      At The Texas State Capitol

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