American History Quiz

History of the United States Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) Page-3. It starts from the arrival of Christopher Columbus in 1492 up to the present day America. Besides, some questions are from ancient America. Find answers to the questions at the bottom of the page.

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21. The _________ are one of North America’s earliest civilizations.
(A) Pre-Clovis People
(B) Clovis people
(C) Native American
(D) Indians

22. Prehistory of America begins with people migrating to these areas from _____ during the height of an Ice Age.
(A) Arab
(B) North Pole
(C) Asia
(D) Atlantic Island

23. Babe Ruth was a ?
(A) Priest
(B) Businessman
(C) Player
(D) Political Agitator

24. Who wrote “The White House Years” ?
(A) Monica Lewinsky
(B) Jacky Kennedy
(C) Mark Twain
(D) Henry Kissinger

25. “I have a dream.” Who delivered this oration ?
(A) John F. Kennedy
(B) Rev. Martin Luther King
(C) Bill Clinton
(D) George Bush

26. The Capital of New York State is ?
(A) Albany
(B) Delmar
(C) Troy
(D) Syracuse

27. Abolitionism was to ?
(A) Ban Alcohol
(B) Ban Slavery
(C) Ban Child Labor
(D) Ban Protesting

28. Before Civil War the Principal Crop of the South was ?
(A) Tobacco
(B) Rice
(C) Cotton
(D) Maize

29. Henry Clay was a ?
(A) Musician
(B) Businessman
(C) Sportsman
(D) None of these

30. US entered the Second World War in ?
(A) 1939
(B) 1940
(C) 1941
(D) 1953


  1. B
  2. C
  3. C
  4. D
  5. B
  6. A
  7. B
  8. C
  9. D
  10. C