Statistics for American History 1800s

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  • This quiz has been taken 95 times
  • The average score is 19 of 25

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
What main political issue(s) led to the American Civil War?slavery and states rights
95%
In 1803 the Louisiana Purchase was the acquisition of the territory by the United States from which country?France
94%
The Deep South famously seceded during American Civil War. What nation was formed of the seven states?Confederate States of America
93%
Which US president declared freedom for slaves during the American Civil War?Abraham Lincoln
89%
In what war was the White House burned?War of 1812
89%
Gettysburg is the most notorious and bloody battles in what war?American Civil War
88%
What country gave the Statue of Liberty as a gift to the United States in 1885?France
88%
Where was the first gold rush in the world?California
85%
The United States declared war on which nation in 1812?Britain
83%
What was the name of a Native American woman who helped Lewis and Clark as guide and interpreter in their expedition?Sacagawea
83%
Where did American Civil War begin?Fort Sumter
82%
The conflict of the Mexican-American War was a conflict over the ownership of what state?Texas
82%
In what state did the Battle of Alamo take place in 1836?Texas
79%
Which nation declared war on the US in 1898 because the US supported the Cuban struggle for independence?Spain
77%
In which city Lewis and Clark, together with their team of over 40 men, began their expedition in 1804?St. Louis
76%
Where were the Native American tribes forced to march during the Trail of Tears?Oklahoma
74%
Who was the president of the Confederate States of America during American Civil War?Jefferson Davis
71%
Which American city was caught in a great fire in 1871?Chicago
68%
Which treaty ended the War of 1812?Treaty of Ghent
68%
Who was the Mexican general who led forces against the US invasion during Mexican-American War?Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
65%
In what war was American folk hero Davy Crockett killed?Texas Revolution
65%
Which body of water did not see any action during the American Civil War?Hudson bay
63%
Which city was named after the Leader of the Texas Revolution?Houston
56%
"There will be blood..." Who was the bloodiest general of the American Civil War, losing the most soldiers under his command?Robert E. Lee
35%
Which city was taken by American forces, leading to an end to the Mexican-American War?Mexico City
31%

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