Create a Quiz
Add to del.icio.us
More ways to get Braingle...
Turning Points 3
How well do you know the turning points of the United States?
#1 Did early settlers on the prairies of the Great Plains use mainly sod or logs to build their homes?
#2 Which country was the U.S. at war with from 1846-1848?
#3 Did England finally recognize America's independence by signing the Treaty of Paris or the Treaty of Versailles?
The Treaty of Paris
The Treaty of Versailles
#4 Did the First Continental Congress meet in Boston, New York, or Philadelphia?
#5 Which simple device did Ernest Holmes need to invent the tow truck: a pulley or a lever?
#6 In 1865, the government imported 60 large desert animals for use in the Southwest. What were they?
None of the above
#7 In 1859, did John Brown and a small band of followers attack Harpers Ferry or Fort Knox?
#8 From 1785 to 1790, New York City served as the new nation's capital. What president was inaugurated there?
2 words, 16 letters. There are 2 alternate answers.
#9 During the Revolution, were the 13 colonies governed by the Continental Congress or the U.S. Congress?
The Continental Congress
The U.S. Congress
#10 In the Civil War, did black soldiers and sailors fight for the North or the South?
You cannot read or post comments until you complete the quiz.
Back to Top
and 462 guests
Copyright © 1999-2013 |
Create a free account
Your Ad Here