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American History, Part II

From Abraham Lincoln to Snoop Doggy Dog, how much do you know about American history? Take the quiz to find out!

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From Abraham Lincoln to Snoop Doggy Dog, how much do you know about American history? Take the quiz to find out!

1. Which document established the division of powers between the states and the federal government?

  • The Marshall Plan
  • The Constitution
  • The Declaration of Independence
  • The Articles of Confederation

2. During what time period was Thomas Jefferson president?

  • 1780-1800
  • 1800-1820
  • 1820-1840
  • 1840-1860

3. What was the lowest point in American fortunes in the Revolutionary War?

  • Saratoga
  • Bunker Hill
  • Valley Forge
  • Fort Ticonderoga

4. In his Farewell Address, President George Washington warned against the danger of:

  • Expanding into territories beyond the Appalachian Mountains.
  • Having war with Spain over Mexico.
  • Entering into permanent alliances with foreign governments.
  • Building a standing army and strong navy.

5. The Monroe Doctrine declared that:

  • The American blockade of Cuba was in accord with international law.
  • Europe should not acquire new territories in the Western Hemisphere.
  • Trade with China should be open to all Western nations.
  • The annexation of the Philippines was legitimate.

6. Who was the European who traveled in the United States and wrote down perceptive comments about what he saw in Democracy in America?

  • Lafayette
  • Tocqueville
  • Crevecoeur
  • Napoleon

7. John Marshall was the author of:

  • Roe v. Wade
  • Dred Scott v. Kansas
  • Marbury v. Madison
  • Brown v. Board of Education

8. Abraham Lincoln was president between:

  • 1800-1820
  • 1820-1840
  • 1840-1860
  • 1860-1880

9. Who was the American general at Yorktown?

  • William T. Sherman
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Douglas McArthur
  • George Washington

10. Who was the leader of the Soviet Union when the United States entered the Second World War?

  • Peter Ustinov
  • Nikita Khrushchev
  • Marshal Tito
  • Joseph Stalin

1. Which document established the division of powers between the states and the federal government?
The Constitution

2. During what time period was Thomas Jefferson president?
1800-1820

3. What was the lowest point in American fortunes in the Revolutionary War?
Valley Forge

4. In his Farewell Address, President George Washington warned against the danger of:
Entering into permanent alliances with foreign governments.

5. The Monroe Doctrine declared that:
Europe should not acquire new territories in the Western Hemisphere.

6. Who was the European who traveled in the United States and wrote down perceptive comments about what he saw in Democracy in America?
Tocqueville

7. John Marshall was the author of:
Marbury v. Madison

8. Abraham Lincoln was president between:
1860-1880

9. Who was the American general at Yorktown?
George Washington

10. Who was the leader of the Soviet Union when the United States entered the Second World War?
Joseph Stalin

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