History Trivia and Answers

Feel like you got a good grasp on history? Challenge yourself by participating in TriviaQN’s compelling History Trivia. Enjoying this experience is not only limited to polished historians. Even novice students of times past can learn more about the history of our world - and have fun doing it - by taking on this challenge.

Challenge yourself with a History Trivia Quiz!

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Which founding father is known for his large signature on the United States Declaration of Independence?

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Answer: John Hancock
He became very popular in Massachusetts when British officials seized his sloop (sail boat) Liberty in 1768 and charged him with smuggling (although the charges were eventually dropped).

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What was the name of the U.S. mail service, started in 1860, that used horses and riders?

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Answer: Pony Express
The Pony Express transferred mail between Missouri and California on horseback.

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Which President is on the United States 1,000 dollar bill?

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Answer: Grover Cleveland
Grover Cleveland was the 22nd and 24th President of the United States. Before becoming the President, Cleveland was a Lawyer and a Democratic Politician.

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Who was the first US President to declare war?

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Answer: James Madison
James Madison recommended an Immediate Declaration of War against Great Britain.



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