The Magical American History Tour

Many people--Americans, specifically--think they know a lot about American History, but when it comes down to it, they actually know surprisingly little. This is a problem that plagues America's youth today and needs to be remedied!

HOW can we remedy this? Well, first off, test YOURSELF, and see how much YOU know about American History. Then you will be able to gauge whether or not you have to do a little bit more homework, or go spread your wealth of knowledge of American History to our confused and uniformed young people!

Created by: Michael Kneeland

  1. The first settlers to the Americas were...
  2. Christopher Columbus sailed to the Americas to...
  3. Christopher Columbus died...
  4. The Pilgrims sailed to America to...
  5. The French and Indian War was fought between...
  6. Before the Americans called the settlement on Manhattan Island "New York," it was called:
  7. The Boston Massacre occurred when...
  8. The Boston Tea Party took place because...
  9. George Washington was...
  10. The American colonists were able to defeat the British in the Revolutionary War because...
  11. The Constitution was developed by:
  12. Thomas Jefferson was:
  13. Benjamin Franklin:
  14. The original White House was burned down by:
  15. Before he became one of the most successful wartime presidents in the history of the US, Abraham Lincoln was:
  16. The Civil War began because:
  17. The Confederate Army was successful because:
  18. The Draft Riots in NYC occurred mainly because:
  19. Choose the most successful Union Military Officer from the following list:
  20. The South ultimately lost the Civil War because:
  21. The KKK was founded by:
  22. The Statue of Liberty was given to America by:
  23. George Custer was the biggest moron of all time because:
  24. America entered World War I...
  25. President Woodrow Wilson felt that Helen Keller...
  26. The Great Depression...
  27. America entered World War II...
  28. At first, the majority of Americans thought that Hitler...
  29. Choose the phrase that best describes Charles Lindbergh:
  30. America helped bring an end to World War II by:
  31. The Cold War began:
  32. The Cuban Missile Crisis occurred because:
  33. America entered the Vietnam War...
  34. The British Invasion was:
  35. Martin Luther King, Jr was on the FBI "Watch List" because:
  36. Choose the phrase from the following list that LEAST describes Richard Nixon.
  37. The US tried to prevent John Lennon from becoming a US citizen because:
  38. John Lennon was murdered by which of the following Americans:
  39. The Berlin Wall came down because:
  40. The US invaded Iraq (the FIRST time, in 1991) because:

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