US History Quizzes & Trivia

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This quiz is about the history of the Salem Witch Trials. The witch trials saw a lot of people being sentenced for crimes that they did not commit. Do you know how these trial started and by who? Do take up the quiz and see if...

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 4718   |  Last updated: Nov 4, 2020
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    In what year, did the Salem Witch Trials take place?

In this quiz titled “American Imperialism Quiz Fhs U.S. History”, we’ll be looking at a number of questions related to the imperialism – extension through colonisation – of the United States of...

Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 725   |  Last updated: Sep 11, 2018
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    America’s control of certain Latin American countries and Pacific islands after the Spanish American War,and their quest for global competition with other European powers for economic and military superiority is an example of ______.

Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 4496   |  Last updated: Apr 16, 2020
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     What year did Christopher Columbus discover America?

Do you know anything about the history of the United States? It has been said that the first settlers of North America migrated from Siberia by way of the Bering land bridge. These people arrived at least 12,000 years ago. The...

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 492   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2021
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    Which of the following helped to write the Federalist Papers prior to the ratification of the Constitution?

These historical questions are on European Exploration and Colonization In America! Most people tend to forget that there was a point that the British controlled America as we know it, and it was a lot of bloodsheds that America...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 3191   |  Last updated: Nov 16, 2020
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    Which 3 major European countries explored and colonized the Americas?

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What is the subunit of the dollar?
The correct answer to this question is Cent. Both dollars and cents are forms of currency. Not only is it currency in the United States, but cents are used in Russia, Europe, and formally Canada. In the United States, 1 cent is referred to as a penny
What is not true of Ulysses S. Grant?
Ulysses S. Grant was an American soldier and the commanding general of an army. He was born on April 27 1822 and died on July 23 1885. He was serving in the reign of the 18th president of America. During most battles, he was assigned as the union gen
Why did George Grenville tax the colonies?
George Grenville was born on the 4th of October 1712 and ended his life journey after 58 years of living on the 13th of November 1770. He was a Prime Minister of Great Britain where he served as a Political member of Whig Party. He was one of the few
Which statement best describes this political cartoon?
It illustrates the Roosevelt Corollary, in which the United States will use force to keep European nations from colonizing Latin America. For many years, the Monroe Doctrine was practically a dead letter. The bold proclamation of 1823 that declared
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