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Presidents' Day Quiz for Beginners

Test your knowledge America's presidents for the Presidents' Day holiday with this beginner quiz.

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Test your knowledge America's presidents for the Presidents' Day holiday with this beginner quiz.

1. Who is considered the author of the Declaration of Independence?

  • George Washington
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • John Adams

2. Who issued the Emancipation Proclamation?

  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Abraham Lincoln

3. What president had been a hero in the Spanish-American War?

  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Grover Cleveland
  • Theodore Roosevelt

4. What president said, "Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country"?

  • Abraham Lincoln
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Bill Clinton

5. Who was the only president to resign from office?

  • Martin Van Buren
  • Benjamin Harrison
  • Richard M. Nixon

6. What president signed the Indian Removal Act, thus forcing Native Americans from their homelands?

  • James Madison
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Franklin Pierce

7. What president's economic and social programs were known as the New Deal?

  • Calvin Coolidge
  • Herbert Hoover
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt

8. What president had been an army general in World War II?

  • Harry S Truman
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Lyndon B. Johnson

9. Who was president when the Berlin Wall fell and the Soviet Union dissolved?

  • Bill Clinton
  • Harry S Truman
  • George Bush

10. What president had been a successful Hollywood actor?

  • John F. Kennedy
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Ronald Reagan

1. Who is considered the author of the Declaration of Independence?
Thomas Jefferson

2. Who issued the Emancipation Proclamation?
Abraham Lincoln

3. What president had been a hero in the Spanish-American War?
Theodore Roosevelt

4. What president said, "Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country"?
John F. Kennedy

5. Who was the only president to resign from office?
Richard M. Nixon

6. What president signed the Indian Removal Act, thus forcing Native Americans from their homelands?
Andrew Jackson

7. What president's economic and social programs were known as the New Deal?
Franklin D. Roosevelt

8. What president had been an army general in World War II?
Dwight D. Eisenhower

9. Who was president when the Berlin Wall fell and the Soviet Union dissolved?
George Bush

10. What president had been a successful Hollywood actor?
Ronald Reagan

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