Saturday, 5 July 2008

Are You a Dumb American?

What's so special about 1776?
It's the year the Pilgrims landed
It's the year of the American Revolution
It's the year George Washington became President
It's the year the US Constitution was written

How many US senators are there?
100
50
51
365

How many stars and stripes does the US flag have?
50 stars, 13 stripes
50 stars, 7 stripes
48 stars, 13 stripes
48 stars, 7 stripes

What was the first state in the union?
Massachusetts
Delaware
Connecticut
Virginia

The Revolutionary War was fought for independence from:
Canada
England
Spain
France

Who represents the judicial branch of the government?
The Attorney General
The District Attorney
The Supreme Court
The Ways and Means Committee

Which of the following is not a US state?
Puerto Rico
Maine
Hawaii
Alaska

The US civil war was in what decade?
1860s
1850s
1880s
1870s

What's the US national anthem?
The Star Spangled Banner
America the Beautiful
The Pledge of Allegiance
God Bless America

What does the D.C. in Washington DC stand for?
District of California
District of the Constitution
District of Columbia
District of the Confederacy

You Are a Smart American
You know a lot about US history, and you're opinions are probably well informed.
Congratulations on bucking stereotypes. Now go show some foreigners how smart Americans can be.

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