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United States Constitution Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz on the U. S Constitution


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What party names were given to those who favored ratification and to those who opposed it?
    • A. 

      Democrats and Republicans

    • B. 

      Good and Evil

    • C. 

      Federalists amd Antifederalists

    • D. 

      Economists and Marketists

    • E. 

      Patriots and Loyalists

  • 2. 
    When did the United States government go into operation under the Constitution?
    • A. 

      July 4,1775

    • B. 

      June 21,1788

    • C. 

      March 13,1800

    • D. 

      September 19,1782

    • E. 

      February 2, 1790

  • 3. 
    Who presented the Virginia Plan?
    • A. 

      Edmund Randolph

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Patrick Henery

    • D. 

      Both B and C

    • E. 

      Ben Franklin

  • 4. 
    Who was the "President" of the Constitutional Convention?
    • A. 

      James Madison

    • B. 

      FDR

    • C. 

      Ben Franklin

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • E. 

      George Washington

  • 5. 
    Which State did not send delagates to the Constitutional Convention?
    • A. 

      Maryland

    • B. 

      South Carolina

    • C. 

      Rhode Island

    • D. 

      New York

    • E. 

      New Jersey

  • 6. 
    Maine was one of the original thirteen colonies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    How Many Words Are in the Constitution?
    • A. 

      Under 100

    • B. 

      Between 2,567 and 3,290

    • C. 

      Over 5,000

    • D. 

      Between 4,000 and 5,000

    • E. 

      Over 10,000

  • 8. 
    The vote of how many States was necessary to ratify the Constitution?
    • A. 

      6/7

    • B. 

      9/9

    • C. 

      9/13

    • D. 

      13/13

    • E. 

      1/9

  • 9. 
    What was the First State to raatify the Constitution?
    • A. 

      Maryland

    • B. 

      Pennsilvayia

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Virginia

    • E. 

      Delaware

  • 10. 
    Rhode Island was the last State to Ratify the Constitution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    How many Admenments are in the Bill of Rights?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      78

    • D. 

      16

    • E. 

      8

  • 12. 
    Freebom of Press, Freedom of Religon, Freedom of Speech, Right to Assemble, and the Right to Petition are 5 seperate amendments under the Bill of Rights
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    How Many Admendments have been added to the Constitution after the Bill of Rights?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      17

    • D. 

      20

    • E. 

      5

  • 14. 
    When was the Bill of Rights put into Effect?
    • A. 

      December 25, 1792

    • B. 

      June 21, 1788

    • C. 

      December 15, 1791

    • D. 

      Febuary 2, 1790

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 15. 
    Who was the First Vice-President under the Constitution?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      James Madison

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      Sam Adams

    • E. 

      Mayor Mc'Cheese

  • 16. 
    Who was the First President of the U.S.A Under the Constitution?
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      James Madison

    • D. 

      Sam Adams

    • E. 

      Patrick Henery

  • 17. 
    How Long Has the Constitution been in Effect?
    • A. 

      220 Years

    • B. 

      218 Years

    • C. 

      200 Years

    • D. 

      210 Years

    • E. 

      100 Years

  • 18. 
    What is the First Sentance in the Constition Called?
    • A. 

      The First

    • B. 

      We The People

    • C. 

      The Preamble

    • D. 

      Dedication

    • E. 

      It Does Not Have A Name

  • 19. 
    Did Vermont Ratify the Bill of Rights? 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 20. 
    Bonus:Who was the First President of the U.S.A?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      John Hanson

    • C. 

      Thomas Jeferson

    • D. 

      Patrick Henery