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The United States -- a young country that can already fill entire history books. From Native American history through the American Revolution and Civil War to more recent events, you will find a wide range of fascinating quizzes on U.S. historical topics here.

See how much you remember about the growth and development of the United States!
Play U.S. History Topic Mash! - Scores
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
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1
Early US History

How much do you know about the origins of the United States? Start from Columbus's historic voyage and travel through to the end of the civil war, all in 20 questions!
Easy
20 Q
Terry
Jan 20 01
39834 plays
2
The American Jewish Community

Here's a chance to learn something about the history of the Jewish community in the United States.
Difficult
10 Q
janetgool
Jul 11 08
2499 plays
3
History Homicide Investigator II

Congratulations! You have just been promoted to the position of History Homicide Investigator II. Your assignment will be to identify the alleged or actual "shooter" in these cases. Remembering your high school U.S. History lessons will be a plus.
Average
10 Q
MaceoMack
Nov 01 08
8019 plays
4
Famous Taverns in U.S. History

Taverns have played a surprisingly central role in the history of the United States. Here are questions on 10 such taverns.
Difficult
10 Q
chessart
Aug 22 08
1617 plays
5
Quotations from Famous American Speeches 2

The purpose of this quiz is to identify who said these excerpts from famous speeches in American history.
Tough
10 Q
seeker77
Sep 14 11
2007 plays
6
Ninth Grade U.S. History

This is a quiz about various aspects of United States History. If you are a history buff you will find this easy. If you didn't pay attention in your high school history class you might have trouble with this one.
Average
10 Q
Jack212
Dec 01 06
34320 plays
7
American Tragedies

America has had its share of human tragedies over the years. This quiz is about some of those famous tragic events. See how many you remember. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
RAgamer51
Jul 03 07
17199 plays
8
Advanced Placement U.S. History

When some of us went to high school everyone took the same level of courses. Now high schools have Advanced Placement courses which can give students college credit if they do well. Here is your first Advanced Placement quiz!
Average
10 Q
Jack212
Dec 18 06
17595 plays
9
Eighth Grade U.S. History Test

These are topics that a typical eighth grader might be expected to study today. Let's see how much you remember from your school days!
Easy
10 Q
Jack212
Dec 06 06
31842 plays
10
Old Glory: III

With the revolution won, the former colonials, now Americans, seek a stable government and a common national identity.
Tough
25 Q
Avalice
Nov 13 13
915 plays
11
Ninth grade U.S. History: Part 2

Here are some more questions that a typical ninth grade student might see in United States History class. Let's see how much you remember from those days!
Easy
10 Q
Jack212
Dec 22 06
22722 plays
12
I'll Second That!

There are many important seconds in United States history that aren't thought about often. Here's a few! I hope you enjoy this quiz!
Average
10 Q
jaknginger
May 22 09
3138 plays
13
Questionable Historic Sites

This quiz is inspired by James Loewen's book "Lies Across America", which questions the way monuments present American history. In other words, historic sites do not always tell the whole truth.
Difficult
10 Q
stuthehistoryguy
Dec 16 04
5472 plays
14
American Historical Associations

Remember that eighth or ninth grade American History class? Let's see if you recall who was associated with what.
Tough
10 Q
unterkircher
Jun 26 12
1047 plays
15
Quotations from Famous American Speeches 1

The purpose of this quiz is to identify these excerpts from famous speeches in American history.
Tough
10 Q
seeker77
Sep 08 11
1473 plays
16
Notorious Historical American Firsts

Not all historical firsts in American history were stellar events. This quiz will explore some of history's notorious and infamous firsts.
Tough
10 Q
airbossjohnson
Nov 29 06
5340 plays
17
Average Middle School U.S History

If you were in middle school today you might be expected to know the answers to most of these questions. Let's see how much you remember.
Easy
10 Q
Jack212
Dec 14 06
21681 plays
18
American History - Mixed Bag 2

Let's see what you know about the history of the good old US of A.
Tough
15 Q
dwoody81
Feb 15 09
5793 plays
19
Early History of the US Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest has had a rich and varied history in a comparatively short time. Let's find out more about it.
Average
10 Q
mpkitty
Jan 04 10
906 plays
20
American History Classroom Review

This quiz was created for my students as a review for their final in American History.
Average
10 Q
kazanjianm
May 07 11
3411 plays
21
Trifling Tidbits of American History

Some historical minutia for you to ponder. Have fun!
Tough
10 Q
sportcon
Nov 29 00
5799 plays
22
US Historical Sites

This is a trip around the United States to historical sites and symbols.
Easy
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Oct 26 14
2076 plays
23
History of the United States of America Part 1

This quiz covers U.S. history from its formation to 1820.
Average
10 Q
Computer100
Apr 02 13
2652 plays
24
Old Glory: II

The war has already begun, but it shall be a test of courage and endurance for the young, "not-quite" nation. This is the first test, but definitely not last, of the United States' right to exist as a nation.
Tough
25 Q
Avalice
Nov 11 13
543 plays
25
Sorrowful Sound of Freedom

Few Americans can resist a wave of emotion when "Taps" is played. There's an interesting history behind the military's most recognized tune.
Difficult
10 Q
lompocjoe
Jun 13 14
342 plays
26
United States History

Yes, you may live in the United States, but how much do you really know about the history?
Difficult
10 Q
Frieswithsalt
Mar 05 07
11691 plays
27
Things Every American Should Know

Here are some questions about American history. These are facts that every American should know.
Average
20 Q
susanlyn
Nov 29 06
10821 plays
28
Basic North American History

This will focus on information any well-educated person should know. Knowledge of names, dates, and places will be required. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
mrbell
Jun 21 08
3756 plays
29
American History by Decade: The 1780s

The American Revolution ended in this decade, and America embarked on her journey as an independent nation. How much do you know about American History of the 1780s?
Average
10 Q
LIBGOV
Oct 02 15
504 plays
30
A People's History

This quiz is based on Howard Zinn's "A People's History of the United States" (2003 edition). This quiz covers over 500 years of American History that is often overlooked in textbooks.
Tough
20 Q
triathlonrules
Jan 02 07
4041 plays
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