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Can You Name The Biggest Events In US History With Just One Clue?

Do you think you can actually name the biggest events in US history given just one clue? It's time to find out if you actually paid attention in your US history classes! To the quiz!
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Name the historical event: Nixon resigned in 1974 due to the scandal.
Watergate
Black Saturday
The Vietnam Papers

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Name the historical event: Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were responsible for the attack.
The Oklahoma City Bombings
The 1996 Olympic Bombings
The 1993 World Trace Center Bombing

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Name the historical event: This group bravely went to school during integration.
The Little Rock Nine
The Red Army
The Fearless Three

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Name the historical event: An executive order freeing millions of slaves.
The Civil Rights Act
The Emancipation Proclamation
The Jim Crow Laws

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Name the historical event: One giant step for mankind.
The 1969 Moon Landing
The Fall of the Berlin Wall
The first woman in space

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Name the historical event: She refused to give up her seat on a bus.
Coretta Scott King
Rosa Parks
Harriet Tubman

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Name the historical event: This day was also known as Black Tuesday.
The Landing at Normandy
The bombing of Hiroshima
The Stock Market Crash of 1929

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Name the historical event: A day that will forever live in infamy.
The bombing of Pearl Harbor
D-Day
9/11

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Name the historical event: The threat of the A-Bomb taught kids to do this.
Stop, drop, and roll.
Duck and cover
Grin and bear it

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Name the historical event: This war pitted the 'Central Powers' against the 'Allied Powers.'
World War I
The Civil War
The Revolutionary War

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Name the historical event: This factory fire changed women’s rights and workers rights.
The Lord And Taylor Fire
The Macy's Fire
The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

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Name the historical event: Texas says "adios" to Mexico.
The Battle of the Alamo
The Spanish American War
The War of 1812

C+, US History Harrowing

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Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like you paid attention in your grade school history classes! While you remember a few of these important historical events, many left you scratching your head in wonder. Better luck next time!

B+, US History Hot Shot

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a US history hot shot! It's obvious that you know most US historical events as well as any history buff. You clearly paid attention in school and still have an interest in the foundations this country was built upon. Go you!

A+, Us History Expert

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Based on the results of this quiz, you're practically a US history expert! You know your US historical facts as well as any history buff. From the early days of the revolution to the harrowing events of 9/11, you know your US history like only a true patriot can!
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1
Name the historical event: Nixon resigned in 1974 due to the scandal.
Watergate
Black Saturday
The Vietnam Papers
2
Name the historical event: Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were responsible for the attack.
The Oklahoma City Bombings
The 1996 Olympic Bombings
The 1993 World Trace Center Bombing
3
Name the historical event: This group bravely went to school during integration.
The Little Rock Nine
The Red Army
The Fearless Three
4
Name the historical event: An executive order freeing millions of slaves.
The Civil Rights Act
The Emancipation Proclamation
The Jim Crow Laws
5
Name the historical event: One giant step for mankind.
The 1969 Moon Landing
The Fall of the Berlin Wall
The first woman in space
6
Name the historical event: She refused to give up her seat on a bus.
Coretta Scott King
Rosa Parks
Harriet Tubman
7
Name the historical event: This day was also known as Black Tuesday.
The Landing at Normandy
The bombing of Hiroshima
The Stock Market Crash of 1929
8
Name the historical event: A day that will forever live in infamy.
The bombing of Pearl Harbor
D-Day
9/11
9
Name the historical event: The threat of the A-Bomb taught kids to do this.
Stop, drop, and roll.
Duck and cover
Grin and bear it
10
Name the historical event: This war pitted the 'Central Powers' against the 'Allied Powers.'
World War I
The Civil War
The Revolutionary War
11
Name the historical event: This factory fire changed women’s rights and workers rights.
The Lord And Taylor Fire
The Macy's Fire
The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
12
Name the historical event: Texas says "adios" to Mexico.
The Battle of the Alamo
The Spanish American War
The War of 1812

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