American History Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know who first discovered America? Who was its first president? Take these online American history quizzes and learn the most outstanding facts about the land of liberty.

Top Trending

How well do you know the Constitution, and the founding fathers? 

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 10412   |  Last updated: Oct 15, 2020
  • Sample Question
    Who is known as the 'Father of the Constitution'?

An American History Basic Level Quiz- American History tells many great sagas, including great battles ever fought, brutal wars, economic up-downs, invasions, revolutions, inventions, etc. Well, this quiz covers a few of those...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 9829   |  Last updated: Dec 17, 2020
  • Sample Question
    Who was the first President of the United States?

Welcome to American History Advanced Level Knowledge Test. Native Americans lived in the Americas for thousands of years until the arrival of Christopher Columbus which started the European colonization of the Americas. Did you...

Questions: 40  |  Attempts: 7157   |  Last updated: Jan 6, 2021
  • Sample Question
    Why were the League of Nations and the United Nations created? A.  To end world hunger. B.  To prevent future wars. C.  To unify the world economy. D.  To spread democracy in the world.

Today we’ll be taking a look at the topic of imperialism – the policy by which a country’s power and influence is extended through colonization, use of military force or any other means. What do you know about...

Questions: 36  |  Attempts: 450   |  Last updated: Jan 4, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Why did Britain sell opium to China?

This is an end of the course quiz for American History. All the questions included in this quiz are both, basic and advanced. So, let's get started!

Questions: 40  |  Attempts: 3612   |  Last updated: Apr 15, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Why did Congress pass laws protecting civil rights during Reconstruction?

You May Also Like: American History Flashcards

American History Questions & Answers

Who led the slave revolt in Haiti?
He was Toussaint Louverture, not simply Toussaint, so my answer is correct.
How did the Dust Bowl affect the Great Plains during the Great Depression?
The Dust Bowl made the Great Depression much worse. Thousands of families left for the West Coast. Dust Bowl occurred in 1930. It is one of the worst droughts ever to hit North America. There were four waves of droughts, with each happening right aft
What effect did the visit of Commodore Perry have on the Japanese?
Japan and the United States signed the Treaty of Kanagawa, allowing trade and diplomatic relations including an embassy.
More More american history Questions