Q1: Which of these explorers is considered the discoverer of America in US and European popular culture.
A Cristopher Columbus
B Vasco da Gama
C James Cook
D Amerigo Vespucci
Q2: The first successful English colony in America was
A Plymouth Colony
C Massachusetts Bay Colony
D Georgia Colony
Q3: A political and mercantile protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, Massachusetts, on December 16, 1773, is known by the name
A The Labor Movement
B American civil rights movement
C Boston Tea Party
D The American Revolution
Q4: Before September 9, 1776, the United States of America was known as
A United Colonies of Europe
B United Colonies of Britain
C Red Indian land
D United Colonies of America
Q5: Shays' Rebellion was an armed uprising in opposition to increased government coercion in taxing individuals and in their trades in
B Province of New Hampshire
Q6: Which laws mandated racial segregation in all public facilities in the states of the former Confederate States of America?
A Civil right laws
B Jim Crow laws
C Confederate laws
D None of these.
Q7: Martin Luther King, Jr., had won the Nobel Peace Prize for
A outstanding achievements in space research
B his peace efforts during the Cold war
C his efforts to achieve equality of the races
D his efforts in unification of East and West Germany.
Q8: Which battle is considered the turning point of the American Revolution?
A Battle of Saratoga
B Battle of Bunkerhill
C Battle of Antietam
D Battle of Shiloh
Q9: The Boston Massacre took place in the year
Q10: Who was the leader of the Sons of Liberty?
A Martin Luther King, Jr.
B Abraham lincoln
C George Washington
D Samuel Adams
Q11: Abraham Lincoln served as the _____ president of the United States
Q12: Who was the first President to live in the White House?
A John Adams
B George Washington
C Abraham Lincoln
D Franklin D. Roosevelt
Q13: Confederate president during the Civil War was?
A Alexander H. Stephens
B Jefferson Davis
C Robert E. Lee
D James Longstreet
Q14: The Louisiana Purchase refers to which of these deals
A the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from Britain
B the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from France
C purchase of farming land in Louisiana by the French.
D deal involving Louisiana between the French and the Bristish
Q15: Which was the last state admitted into the Union?
A New Maxico
Q16: Which country gifted The Statue of Liberty to the United States
A United Kingdom
Q17: Which was the first state to give voting rights to women.
Q18: First Bank of the United States was
A Citi Bank
B Bank of the United States
C JP Morgan Chase & Co
D Bank of America
Q19: The oldest stock exchange in the United States is
A Philadelphia Stock Exchange
B New York Stock Exchange
Q20: George Washington became the first president of the United States in the year
Q21: In 1790 the Capital of United states was moved from New York to
A Washington DC