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US History True/False Quiz

Take this true/false quiz to see how well you know your American History.


 

Quiz ID:#21565
Fun:*** (2.12)
Difficulty:*** (2.25)
Category:History > United States
Created By:whsprecus**!!!!

 

 

 



#1   Christopher Columbus sailed west from Spain to prove that the earth was round.




#2   Paul Revere rode from Boston to Concord warning the people that "The British are coming".




#3   The Liberty Bell was rung on July 4th, 1776 when independence was declared.




#4   When John Hancock signed his name to the Declaration of Independence, he said, "King George will be able to read that with his spectacles".




#5   George Washington cut down a cherry tree and then told his father that he "could never tell a lie".




#6   Betsy Ross invented and designed the first American Flag.




#7   The men fighting at the Alamo all fought to the death.




#8   Abraham Lincoln wrote a letter to Mrs. Lydia Bixby, who lost her five sons during the Civil War.




#9   When Confederate President Jefferson Davis was arrested after the Civil War, he was wearing his wife's clothing as a disguise in hopes of avoiding capture.




#10   During the 1880s, Tombstone, the site of the OK Corral shoot-out, averaged more than 100 murders a year.




 

 


   



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