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General Knowledge Quiz about the USA

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  1. What are the two major parties in the USA?.
    a. The Republicans and the Democrats.
    b. The Republics and the Socialists.
    c. The Democrats and the Labour Party.
    d. The Conservationists and the Democrats.


  2. How many states are there in the US?.
    a. 49
    b. 50
    c. 51
    d. 52


  3. What do Americans celebrate on 4th July?
    a. Thankgiving day.
    b. The Revolution.
    c. The Discovery of America.
    d. Independence Day.


  4. In which year was the independence from England declared?
    a. 1776
    b. 1876
    c. 1679
    d. 1779


  5. Which president freed the slaves?
    a. Thomas Jefferson
    b. George Washington
    c. Abraham Lincoln
    d. Bill Clinton


  6. Who was the civil rights leader who fought through nonviolent action?
    a. George Bush Jnr.
    b. Martin Luther King Jr.
    c. John Kennedy
    d. Leon Trotsky


  7. Who was the first person to walk on the moon?
    a. John Glenn
    b. Clint Eastwood
    c. Neil Armstrong
    d. Yuri Gagarin


  8. What was the name of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to New England in 1620?
    a. Golden Hinde
    b. Sunflower
    c. Mayflower
    d. Titanic


  9. Where's the White House located?
    a. New York
    b. Washington, D.C.
    c. Boston
    d. Chicago


  10. What organization tries to find solutions to world problems and disputes?
    a. The United Nations
    b. IMF
    c. FIFA
    d. NATO


  11. What does IMF stand for?
    a. International Monetary Foundation
    b. International Monetary Fund
    c. Internal Money Foundation
    d. Internal Monetary Fund


  12. Who said: 'We hold these truths to be self evident that all men are created equal'?
    a. Bill Clinton
    b. George Washington
    c. Richard Nixon
    d. Thomas Jefferson