John Adams Quiz

Presidential $1 Coin Program coin for John Adams. Obverse.

Presidential $1 Coin Program coin for John Adams. Obverse. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about the second President of USA.)

John Adams Quiz Questions

1) Which post was held by John Adams in 1785-1788?
a) Commissioner to France
b) Minister to Netherlands
c) Minister to UK
d) Member of Continental Congress

2) How is Braintree, where John Adams was born and died, known now?
a) Atlantic
b) Birmingham
c) Quincy
d) Detroit

3) To which political party did John Adams belong?
a) Democratic
b) Federalist
c) Republican
d) Labour

4) By how many electoral votes did John Adams defeat Thomas Jefferson?
a) One
b) Two
c) Three
d) Four

5) When did John Adams take oath as President of USA?
a) 20 January 1797
b) 4 March 1797
c) 30 April 1797
d) 4 July 1797

6) Whom did John Adams appoint as Secretary of State?
a) Timothy Pickering
b) Henry Knox
c) Oliver Walcott
d) William Bradford

7) How were the three French agents who demanded bribes from American representatives were referred?
a) ABC
b) 123
c) XYZ
d) 911

8) Which Act signed by John Adams was repealed in 1802?
a) Alien Act
b) Alien Enemies Act
c) Naturalization Act
d) Sedition Act

9) On 1 November 1800 John Adams moved to Executive Mansion. How is Executive Mansion known today?
a) Empire State Building
b) White House
c) Broadway
d) Kodak Theatre

10) Who defeated John Adams in the Presidential Election of 1800?
a) Alexander Hamilton
b) Thomas Jefferson
c) John Marshall
d) James Otis

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John Adams Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Which post was held by John Adams in 1785-1788?
c) Minister to UK

2) How is Braintree, where John Adams was born and died, known now?
c) Quincy

3) To which political party did John Adams belong?
b) Federalist

4) By how many electoral votes did John Adams defeat Thomas Jefferson?
c) Three

5) When did John Adams take oath as President of USA?
b) 4 March 1797

6) Whom did John Adams appoint as Secretary of State?
a) Timothy Pickering

7) How were the three French agents who demanded bribes from American representatives were referred?
c) XYZ

8) Which Act signed by John Adams was repealed in 1802?
c) Naturalization Act

9) On 1 November 1800 John Adams moved to Executive Mansion. How is Executive Mansion known today?
b) White House

10) Who defeated John Adams in the Presidential Election of 1800?
b) Thomas Jefferson

Originally posted 2014-01-11 03:42:11. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Updated: January 12, 2017 — 9:20 pm

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