US History Quizzes & Trivia
US History Final Exam Study Practice 6/1/11 (Part 2)
Questions: 33 | Attempts: 74 | Last updated: Jan 25, 2013
Sample QuestionThe U.S. goal in the Korean War was to contain Communism in North Korea.
If your think you’re clever enough, take on chapters four and five of U.S. History in one go and give yourself a real challenge! What do you know about the Gettysburg Address and the Emancipation Proclamation? Let’s...
Questions: 6 | Attempts: 73 | Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
Sample QuestionIn the Gettysburg Address, Lincoln
Fancy yourself knowledgeable on U.S. History? Prove your worth in this quiz that deals with such topics as Lincoln’s Reconstruction and the Supreme Court during the 1870s. How many can you get right? Let’s find out.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 73 | Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
Sample QuestionLincoln's Reconstruction policies might best be described as
Review quiz for today's reading. This one is scored.
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 71 | Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
Sample Question1930s novel about an Okie family driven from their land
Final vocab test, covering words from Episodes 10-12 from the Century Videos (the blue sheets). Not open notes/book.You are not allowed to use flashcards or any other aid/help.
Questions: 25 | Attempts: 70 | Last updated: Jan 15, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat is an appropriate synonym for the word adversary?
Key terms and concepts of prerevolutionary America
Questions: 9 | Attempts: 66 | Last updated: Jan 30, 2013
Sample QuestionBefore 1763, the American colonies were mostly
Welcome to the sixteenth chapter of our U.S. History quiz series, where we’ll be looking at topics such as the Second New Deal, the FDR, President Roosevelt and more. How will you get on? Let’s find out!
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 62 | Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
Sample QuestionWhy did FDR declare a "bank holiday" early in his administration?
Why study history
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 62 | Last updated: Jan 2, 2013
Sample QuestionHistory is especially important for Americans, because it is the thread that ties a __________________ people together.
From Confederation to Federal Union, 1776-1789
Questions: 39 | Attempts: 60 | Last updated: Mar 27, 2012
Sample QuestionWhat is confederation?
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 58 | Last updated: Sep 11, 2014
Sample QuestionWhatt will Mr. Syler not tolerate in US History class?
Welcome to Chapter 16 of our long-running series of U.S. History-based quizzes! Tackle immigration, education, southern legislation and more in this tough instalment of the series. Do you know your stuff? There’s only one...
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 55 | Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
Sample QuestionTurn-of-the-century technology included all these EXCEPT
This is the fifteenth chapter of our quiz series, and we’ll be using it to discuss such topics as Theodore Roosevelt, immigrants in the New York Harbour, political influence and, multifamily urban dwellings. Let’s see...
Questions: 25 | Attempts: 52 | Last updated: Aug 21, 2017
Sample QuestionPresident Theodore Roosevelt worked out a deal with Japan's government agreeing to limit emigration of unskilled workers to the US in exchange for the repeal of the San Francisco segregation order.
This is a test on Chapters 1 and 2 in the book. It includes information from Columbus to the Revolutionary War.
Questions: 16 | Attempts: 49 | Last updated: Dec 20, 2012
Sample QuestionWho wrote Common Sense?
US history practice quiz
Questions: 31 | Attempts: 48 | Last updated: Jan 4, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat body of water did the first people who came to America cross over?
This quiz helps prepare students for the California U.S. History STAR test. It covers the Depression, New Deal, and WWII periods.
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 45 | Last updated: Dec 31, 2012
Sample QuestionPoor policy making by the Federal Reserve Board contributed to the Great Depression. The Federal Reserve Board had been established in 1913 by Congress to
Questions based off The Americans (McDougal Littell book).
Questions: 37 | Attempts: 44 | Last updated: Feb 12, 2013
Sample QuestionDefine the progressive movement.
Directions: Choose the letter of the best answer. DC Standards: 8.1, 8.1.ES.E, 8.1.PS.C, 8.1.ES.F, 8.4, 8.6.ES.A, 8.5.ES.B
Questions: 45 | Attempts: 44 | Last updated: Feb 21, 2013
Sample QuestionHow many more German immigrants arrived in the United States in 1850 than arrived in 1840?
Directions: Choose the letter of the best answer. DC Standards: DC.8.1, DC.8.1.ES.F, DC.8.1.ES.E, DC.8.3, DC.8.3.ES.A, DC.8.4, DC.8.5.ES.A, DC.8.7, DC.8.7.PS.A
Questions: 45 | Attempts: 44 | Last updated: Feb 21, 2013
Sample QuestionWhich of the following was a foreign policy issue faced by President Washington?
Take the practice quiz to study the explorers that we studied in class.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 43 | Last updated: Jan 29, 2013
Sample QuestionAttacked the Incas to collect riches and land for Spain.
How well do you know your U.S. History?
Questions: 7 | Attempts: 43 | Last updated: Jan 15, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat became the fastest growing industry in the United States during the 1950s?
A brief quiz highlighting the 1840s through the 1860s
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 43 | Last updated: Dec 12, 2012
Sample QuestionWho was the President of the United States during the US-Mexican War?
Chapter 23 of US History quick veiw
Questions: 12 | Attempts: 42 | Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
Sample QuestionWhat does Affirmative Action effect?
Answer all these questions correctly and no one gets hurt!
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 42 | Last updated: Jan 9, 2013
Sample QuestionAn act passed by the US Government to "Americanize" Native Americans
Test your knowledge of U.S. History in this quiz centred on the American Civil War – which saw the Confederates poised against the Unionists from 1861 to 1965. How many question can you get right on the topic?
Questions: 12 | Attempts: 41 | Last updated: Aug 18, 2017
Sample QuestionBetween which years did the Civil War begin?
Questions on U.S. History, when the United States was becoming a world power.
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 38 | Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
Sample QuestionWhat is Imperialism?