US History Quizzes & Trivia

Are you a history buff? Do you remember your school history lessons like it was yesterday? Do you think you can answer a variety of questions on US History? How well do you know the Revolutionary War, the American Civil War, the Roaring Twenties, The Great Depression and Presidents of the United States? Show your patriotism and pledge allegiance to the flag by taking our US History quizzes now.

Can you answer questions such as, “What country was the Statue of Liberty a gift from and why?”, “What day did President Franklin Roosevelt call ‘the day that will live in infamy’?” and, “Who was President during the Louisiana Purchase?” We’ll test you better than your school history exam!
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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: 4436   |  Last updated: Nov 4, 2020
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    In what year, did the Salem Witch Trials take place?

Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 4415   |  Last updated: Apr 16, 2020
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     What year did Christopher Columbus discover America?

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: 530   |  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 ______.

The history of the United States of America is wrought with tales of hardship and triumph, and as such makes for a country full of people proud to be a part of it. What do you know about U.S. History?

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 432   |  Last updated: Sep 10, 2020
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    How much did Seward's purchase of Alaska cost?

This is a quiz to see how much you ALREADY know about US History before we get started with 8th grade Social Studies!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 435   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    Who was the President BEFORE Barack Obama?

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US History Questions & Answers

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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