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American History I
"A small quiz on America's Independence. Choose your answers carefully, and show your mettle!"
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Which cousin of Samuel Adams became the first Vice-President of the United States?
What woman is credited with being the 'Voice of the American Revolution'?
Where was the 'shot heard 'round the world'?
Fill in the blank of this quote by Patrick Henry: 'Must the price of freedom be purchased at the cost of chains? Forbid it, ____________! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!
King George III
What was George Washington's occupation before the War of Independence?
Who was the leader of the Green Mountain Boys?
Name the hero that lost his life at the end of a British noose and the traitor that is reviled even today.
Nathan Hale and Benedict Arnold
Nathan Hale and Ethan Allen
Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold
Patrick Henry and James Monroe
What British general surrendered at Yorktown?
Duke of Wellington
General 'Unconditional Surrender' Grant
General Horatio Nelson
Who said of close friend, George Washington, '(He was) first in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen'?
James 'The Great Little' Madison
Henry 'Light Horse Harry' Lee
Who said to the British, upon near defeat, 'I have not yet begun to fight'?
Captain John Paul Jones
How many stripes are on the current US flag?
How many stripes were on the US flag at its conception?
How many stripes were on the US flag at the time of the writing of the 'Star Spangled Banner'?
Who is credited with the creation of the first flag upon commission by Congress?
More than any other pose, which was the most often shown in paintings of George Washington?
Kneeling in prayer
Standing with one hand over his heart
3/4 facing portrait
Sitting surrounder by others
Who is the 'Portrait Artist of Early America'?
Rembrandt van Rijn
The District of Columbia was given to the Federal Government by which two states?
Maryland and Delaware
Vriginia and North Carolina
New York and New Jersey
Virginia and Maryland
What day was the the final version of the American Declaration of Independence written?
July 4, 1776
July 2, 1776
May 17, 1781
April 24, 1777
What year was the Constitution of the United States drafted?
What year was the Constitution of the United States ratified?
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