Trivia Quiz: Mixed History

Braingle's Daily Trivia Quiz for Aug 01, 2020

A History > United States Quiz : How much do you know about history, including turning points, geography, words, music, and the Law of the Land?

1. Early Native Americans played songs on panpipes. Were these musical instruments made from metal, shells, or plants?
2. In 1848, a workman found something shiny near John Sutter's sawmill in California. What was it made of?
3. American women have always had the right to vote.
4. Which patriot spoke out against "taxation without representation"?
5. When Franklin D. Roosevelt died on April 12, 1945, who took his place as president?
6. The Republican Party was the first political party in America.
7. Five states border the Gulf of Mexico. Name one of the five states.
8. You've just been elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. How long is your term of office?
9. Which Founding father made up sayings like "Haste makes waste" for his almanac?
10. Was Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation issued during or after the Civil War?

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