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100

Name the first three Presidents of the US in order.

Who are 

George Washington

John Adams 

Thomas Jefferson

100

What are first 10 Amendments to the Constitution called? 

What is the Bill of Rights

100

The US fought in 5 declared wars during the 1900s.  Name four of them.   

Whar are 

World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the Gulf War.

100

Name the 3 Branches of government?

Executive

Judicial

Legislative

100

What are the two Houses of Congress Called?

What are 

House of Representatives

Senate

100

What ocean is on the West Coast of the U.S.?

What is the Pacific?

200

Who was the US President during the Great Depression and most of WWII?

Who is FDR?

200

There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Describe three of them.

                       

A: Citizens eighteen (18) and older (can vote).
A: You don't have to pay (a poll tax) to vote.
A: Any citizen can vote. (Women and men can vote.) A: A male citizen of any race (can vote).

                                                       

200

The US fought in four wars during the 1800s.  Name two.

What are

Mexican-American

War of 1812

Civil War

Spanish American War

200

What stops one branch of government from becoming too powerful?

What are 

Checks and Balances

Separation of Powers

200

How many members of the House of Representatives are there?

What is 435?

200

What are the two longest rivers in the US?

What are the Missouri and the Mississippi Rivers?

300

Name three US Presidents who served as Generals in the military before becoming President.

Who are

William H. Harrison (Whig), Zachary Taylor (Whig), Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Chester A. Arthur, Benjamin Harrison and Dwight D. Eisenhower Of the generals elected to the presidency, only three were Democrats — Andrew Jackson, Franklin Pierce and Andrew Johnson

300

Name four of the five rights protected by the First Amendment

    What are

                                                                       

speech 

religion

assembly

press

petition the government

                         

300

After the passage of the US Constitution, three different US cities have been the Capital.  What are all three?

What are 

Washington DC

Philadelphia 

New York

300

How many Justices are on the US Supreme Court? 

What is 9

300

How many years does a Senator and member of the House serve?   (Two different answers)

What are

Senator 6 years

House Member 2 years

300

There are four US states that border Mexico. Name three.

What are 

Texas, California, Arizona and New Mexico

400

Four US Presidents were assassinated while in office.  Name three.

Who were

 Abraham Lincoln (1865), James A. Garfield (1881), William McKinley (1901), and John F. Kennedy (1963).

400

Name two of the three things that the US Constitution does.

What are:

Protects Individual Rights

Establishes the branches of government

Sets up powers of each branch of government

400

What year did the Treaty of Paris end the American Revolution? 

What is 1783?

400

Who is the current US Chief Justice?

Who is John Roberts.

400

Name the two Senators from South Carolina

Who are

Tim Scott

Lindsey Graham


400

There are five US territories.  Name three of them.

                                                                       

Puerto Rico * U.S. Virgin Islands
American Samoa * Northern Mariana Islands * Guam                                     


    

500

Besides Donald Trump, there are four former US Presidents who are still alive.  Name them.

Who are

 Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama.

500

How many amendments to the Constitution are there? 

What is 27?

500

The following dates are very important to US history. Explain 3 of them July 4, 1776; May 9, 1865; December 7, 1941; June 6, 1944; September 11, 2001

Declaration of Independence

End of US Civil War

Pearl Harbor

D-Day

Attack on Twin Towers

500

Name five members of the President's Cabinet. Hint: Most are "Secretaries."

Who are                                                          

Secretary of Agriculture

Secretary of Commerce

Secretary of Defense 

Secretary of Education 

Secretary of Energy

Secretary of Health and Human Services
Secretary of Homeland Security
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Secretary of Interior
Secretary of State
Secretary of Transportation
Secretary of Treasury
Secretary of Veterans' Affairs
Secretary of Labor
Attorney General

                                                       


    

500

Who are the members of the House of Representatives from South Carolina? Name 2

Who are? 

Will Timmons

Jeff Duncan

Nancy Mace

Ralph Norman

James Clyburn

Tom Rice

Joel Wilson

500

There are 13 US States that border Canada.  Name 6 of them.  

                                                                       

A: Maine
A: New Hampshire

 A: Vermont
A: New York
A: Pennsylvania 

A: Ohio
A: Michigan
A: Minnesota
A: North Dakota 

A: Montana
A: Idaho
A: Washington
A: Alaska

                                                       


    

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