The Ultimate US History Quiz - 2

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

Calling all US history fans for the ultimate quiz challenge


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What Ford product was first introduced on August 11, 1965?
    • A. 

      Mustang

    • B. 

      Pinto

    • C. 

      Bronco

    • D. 

      Taurus

  • 2. 
    Pinckney's Treaty was another name given to what treaty that was signed between the U.S. and Spain in 1795?
    • A. 

      Treaty Of Paris

    • B. 

      Treaty Of San Lorenzo

    • C. 

      Treaty Of Guadalupe-Hidalgo

    • D. 

      Webster-Ashburton Treaty

  • 3. 
    What President was the first to drive around Washington, DC in an electric car?
    • A. 

      Harry S. Truman

    • B. 

      William Howard Taft

    • C. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • D. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

  • 4. 
    Who was Elizabeth Seaman better known as?
    • A. 

      Bette Davis

    • B. 

      Ethel Merman

    • C. 

      Isadora Duncan

    • D. 

      Nelly Bly

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the test series that involved the first H-bomb, "Mike"?
    • A. 

      Greenhouse

    • B. 

      Castle

    • C. 

      Sandstone

    • D. 

      Ivy

  • 6. 
    Medicare card # 2 was issued to what former first lady?
    • A. 

      Eleanor Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Lou Hoover

    • C. 

      Bess Truman

    • D. 

      Mamie Eisenhower

  • 7. 
    I took a year off from The United States Supreme Court to prosecute the Nuremberg case, who am I?
    • A. 

      Anton Scalia

    • B. 

      Robert Jackson

    • C. 

      Hugo Black

    • D. 

      Earl Warren

  • 8. 
    Who is quoted with saying "God gave us beer so we'd be happy"?
    • A. 

      Augustus Busch

    • B. 

      John Labatt

    • C. 

      Ben Franklin

    • D. 

      Al Capone

  • 9. 
    Who has been called "the founding genius of the women's rights movement"?
    • A. 

      Betty Friedan

    • B. 

      Lucy Stone

    • C. 

      Susan B. Anthony

    • D. 

      Elizabeth Cady Stanton

  • 10. 
    What dubious claim to fame belongs to Arthur Blech?
    • A. 

      Richard Nixon's Lawyer

    • B. 

      Spiro Agnew's Tax Accountant

    • C. 

      Richard Nixon's Tax Accountant

    • D. 

      Spiro Agnew's Lawyer

  • 11. 
    In 1943, who was only the second woman to address a joint session of the U.S. Congress?
    • A. 

      Madam Sung Mei Lin

    • B. 

      Secretary For Commerce And Labour, Frances Perkins

    • C. 

      Physicist Marie Curie

    • D. 

      Helen Keller

  • 12. 
    During his second bid for the Oval Office, who received more votes than any other Presidential candidate in United States history?
    • A. 

      Richard Nixon

    • B. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • C. 

      Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • D. 

      John F. Kennedy

  • 13. 
    According to the Census, what was the population of the USA in 1800?
    • A. 

      1456873

    • B. 

      4565667

    • C. 

      7303007

    • D. 

      5308483

  • 14. 
    What item was manufactured at the "Willow Creek Plant" during World War II?
    • A. 

      B-24 Liberators

    • B. 

      Grenades And Helmets

    • C. 

      Tanks

    • D. 

      Parachutes

  • 15. 
    What was the capital of the California Republic?
    • A. 

      Sonoma

    • B. 

      Sebastopol

    • C. 

      Sacramento

    • D. 

      San Francisco