The Ultimate US History Trivia - 2

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US History Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    In his resignation speech Agnew made reference to which two U.S. Presidents?
    • A. 

      Grant And Lincoln

    • B. 

      Garfield And Lincoln

    • C. 

      McKinley And Lincoln

    • D. 

      Kennedy And Lincoln

  • 2. 
    What is said to be the oldest city in North America founded by English colonists?
    • A. 

      Boston, Massachusetts

    • B. 

      St. John's, Newfoundland

    • C. 

      Toronto, Ontario

    • D. 

      Jamestown, Virginia

  • 3. 
    Who is known as "The Dancing Outlaw"?
    • A. 

      D Ray White

    • B. 

      Norma Jean White

    • C. 

      Jesco White

    • D. 

      Billy Hastings

  • 4. 
    Who first referred to Confederate General Thomas Jackson as "Stonewall"?
    • A. 

      Barnard Bee

    • B. 

      Joe Johnston

    • C. 

      Dick Ewell

    • D. 

      Robert E. Lee

  • 5. 
    Who among these former Presidents uttered the last words "I have tried so hard to do right" before passing away?
    • A. 

      Grover Cleveland

    • B. 

      Richard Nixon

    • C. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • D. 

      Herbert Hoover

  • 6. 
    Which President served in between the two, non-consecutive terms of President Grover Cleveland?
    • A. 

      Rutherford Hayes

    • B. 

      Chester Arthur

    • C. 

      James Garfield

    • D. 

      Benjamin Harrison

  • 7. 
    Who was the American President when the first telephone was installed in the White House?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Harrison

    • B. 

      James A. Garfield

    • C. 

      Rutherford B. Hayes

    • D. 

      Grover Cleveland

  • 8. 
    Who served as Vice President under Woodrow Wilson?
    • A. 

      Charles G. Dawes

    • B. 

      Thomas R. Marshall

    • C. 

      Charles W. Fairbanks

    • D. 

      James S. Sherman

  • 9. 
    Which President did not die in Washington, DC?
    • A. 

      Dwight Eisenhower

    • B. 

      Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • C. 

      John Q. Adams

    • D. 

      Woodrow Wilson

  • 10. 
    Which man became the first Secretary of Transportation in 1966?
    • A. 

      Alan King

    • B. 

      Alan Byrd

    • C. 

      Alan Biyd

    • D. 

      Alan Boyd

  • 11. 
    Of all men who ever became U.S. President, who was born the earliest in the 20th century?
    • A. 

      Lyndon Baines Johnson

    • B. 

      Richard M. Nixon

    • C. 

      John F. Kennedy

    • D. 

      Ronald Reagan

  • 12. 
    Which of the following was an issue early in the term of the first President Bush?
    • A. 

      The Budget

    • B. 

      John Tower

    • C. 

      He Had A 90% Approval Rating For The First Six Months

    • D. 

      Dan Quayle Could Not Spell

  • 13. 
    Which of the following men did not serve two full terms as Vice-President of the United States?
    • A. 

      Charles G. Dawes

    • B. 

      John Nance Garner

    • C. 

      Richard M. Nixon

    • D. 

      Thomas Riley Marshall

  • 14. 
    Which President and First Lady woke up one morning in the White House with blue pen ink all over their mouths?
    • A. 

      John And Jacqueline Kennedy

    • B. 

      Lyndon And Lady Bird Johnson

    • C. 

      Dwight And Mamie Eisenhower

    • D. 

      Harry And Bess Truman

  • 15. 
    How was President Zachary Taylor related to Confederate President Jefferson Davis?
    • A. 

      Davis Was Taylor's Nephew

    • B. 

      Davis Was Taylor's Son-In-Law

    • C. 

      Davis Was Taylor's Adopted Son

    • D. 

      They Were First Cousins