Zachary Taylor Quiz

Zachary Taylor Quiz Questions

Zachary Taylor - 12th President of USA

Zachary Taylor by James Reid Lambdin (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

1) When was Zachary Taylor born?
a) 4 July 1776
b) 30 June 1781
c) 24 November 1784
d) 31 December 1792

2) What was Zachary Taylor’s profession?
a) Lawyer
b) Professor
c) Soldier
d) Actor

3) Where did Zachary Taylor receive his first commission as an officer?
a) Fort Knox
b) Fort St. David
c) Fort Pickering
d) Fort Delaware

4) Which war did Zachary Taylor fight in 1832?
a) Black Hawk War
b) Colombia War
c) Cuba War
d) Haiti War

Presidential $1 Coin Program coin for Zachary Taylor. Obverse.

Presidential $1 Coin Program coin for Zachary Taylor. Obverse. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

5) Which country’s army was defeated by Zachary Taylor at Buena Vista?
a) Argentina
b) Brazil
c) Chile
d) Mexico

6) On which day was Zachary Taylor elected President of USA?
a) 3 November 1844
b) 7 November 1848
c) 1 December 1846
d) 2 October 1842

7) To which political party did Zachary Taylor belong?
a) Democratic
b) Republican
c) Whig
d) Labour

8) Which of the following applies to Zachary Taylor?
a) First President of USA to be interviewed by a woman journalist.
b) First President of USA who was not previously elected to any public office.
c) First President of USA to have his Vice President resign.
d) First President of USA to be photographed.

9) Which treaty was signed between USA and UK when Zachary Taylor was President of USA?
a) Pinckney’s Treaty
b) Jay’s Treaty
c) Clayton- Bulwer Treaty
d) Webster-Ashburton Treaty

10) When did Zachary Taylor die?
a) 9 July 1850
b) 1 June 1853
c) 24 August 1864
d) 28 September 1866

Zachary Taylor Quiz Questions with Answers

US Postage stamp of Zachary Taylor 12c

US Postage stamp of Zachary Taylor (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) When was Zachary Taylor born?
c) 24 November 1784

2) What was Zachary Taylor’s profession?
c) Soldier

3) Where did Zachary Taylor receive his first commission as an officer?
c) Fort Pickering

4) Which war did Zachary Taylor fight in 1832?
a) Black Hawk War

5) Which country’s army was defeated by Zachary Taylor at Buena Vista?
d) Mexico

6) On which day was Zachary Taylor elected President of USA?
b) 7 November 1848

Zachary Taylor defending Fort Harrison in 1812

Picture of Wood Engraving, showing Zachary Taylor defending Fort Harrison in 1812 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

7) To which political party did Zachary Taylor belong?
c) Whig

8) Which of the following applies to Zachary Taylor?
b) First President of USA who was not previously elected to any public office.

9) Which treaty was signed between USA and UK when Zachary Taylor was President of USA?
c) Clayton- Bulwer Treaty

10) When did Zachary Taylor die?
a) 9 July 1850

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Updated: February 24, 2017 — 10:32 pm

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