American History

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Quiz

1. The Monroe Doctrine:

  • gave President Monroe the power of veto.
  • warns European countries not to meddle in North America.
  • is a collection of movies starring the late actress, Marilyn Monroe.

2. The Louisiana Purchase took place in:

  • 1776
  • 1849
  • 1803

3. The Indian Chief who greeted the Pilgrims in Plymouth, Massachusetts, was named:

  • Samoset.
  • Geronimo.
  • Chicatawbut.

4. Which patriot gave the impassioned speech that set off the Boston Tea Party?

  • James Otis
  • Samuel Adams
  • John Winthrop

5. Veterans' Day (November 11) used to be called:

  • Decoration Day.
  • Boxing Day.
  • Armistice Day.

1. The Monroe Doctrine:
warns European countries not to meddle in North America.

2. The Louisiana Purchase took place in:
1803

3. The Indian Chief who greeted the Pilgrims in Plymouth, Massachusetts, was named:
Samoset.

4. Which patriot gave the impassioned speech that set off the Boston Tea Party?
Samuel Adams

5. Veterans' Day (November 11) used to be called:
Armistice Day.

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