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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Questions: 34  |  Attempts: 4156   |  Last updated: Apr 16, 2020
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     What year did Christopher Columbus discover America?

Have some fun with this super trivia quiz on U.S. History

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 383   |  Last updated: Apr 3, 2015
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    Which of the following helped to write the Federalist Papers prior to the ratification of the Constitution?

Running from the 1890s to the 1920s, the Progressive Era was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States of America. What do you know about this particular era? Let’s take a look.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 840   |  Last updated: Nov 13, 2017
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    Which of the following acts created a federal civil service in which federal workers would be hired based on competitive exams rather than political influence.

This quiz has been developed for students to test their knowledge and make them understand about the history of US and modern events occurring in the world. These questions are related to US historical and...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1466   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2019
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    Why did President Theodore Roosevelt establish the national forest and park systems in the early 20th century?

11 Grade US History Exam Review Civil War.

Questions: 62  |  Attempts: 1383   |  Last updated: Jun 25, 2020
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    The Civil War began with which battle?

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US History Questions & Answers


How did Native American migration differ from that of Europeans?
Option A - most Native Americans migrated after being forced from their land. The Native Americans were enslaved by the Europeans that viewed them as uncivilized. European colonization of the Americas led to the rise of new cultures, civilizations a
Why was the rectangular land survey system developed under the Articles of Confederation?
This system was implemented on May 20, 1785. It was a standardized system that allowed settlers to purchase farmland in the wide areas in the undeveloped west. It was the land policy, until another act was approved, the Homestead Act in 1862. The sys
Who was the chosen successor to President Roosevelt; elected in 1908?
Democratic candidate for President in 1912 election, won with 42% of popular vote.
How much did exports rise in 1815?
Exports fluctuated between 1804 and 1815. The losses can be compared with the gains. The rise in exports by the end of 1815 compared with the level achieved in 1804 was only $39 million higher, so this is the lowest of the four options given and the
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