Andrew Johnson Quiz

Andrew Johnson - 17th President of the United States of  America

Andrew Johnson – 17th President of the United States of America (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Signature of Andrew Johnson.

Signature of Andrew Johnson. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Statue of President Andrew Johnson

Statue of President Andrew Johnson in Greeneville, Tennessee, in the southeastern United States. This statue is part of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, which includes Johnson’s tailor shop and Greeneville residence. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Facsimile of last page of a letter from President of the United States Andrew Johnson to David D. Patterson

Facsimile of last page of a letter from President of the United States Andrew Johnson to David D. Patterson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

Andrew Johnson Quiz Questions

1) When was Andrew Johnson first sworn in as President of USA?
a) 20 January 1865
b) 4 March 1865
c) 15 April 1865
d) 4 March 1873

2) When was Andrew Johnson born?
a) 1 March 1825
b) 4 April 1803
c) 18 February 1806
d) 29 December 1808

3) Where was Andrew Johnson born?
a) Greeneville
b) Raleigh
c) Sacramento
d) Georgetown

4) To which political party did Andrew Johnson belong before he joined Republican Party?
a) Democratic
b) Whig
c) Green
d) Conservative

5) Of which state was Andrew Johnson Military Governor in 1862-1865?
a) Texas
b) Tennessee
c) Louisiana
d) Maryland

6) Which bill vetoed by Andrew Johnson in 1866 was overridden by Congress by two thirds majority, the first in American history?
a) Civil Rights Bill
b) Hampstead Bill
c) Human Rights Bill
d) Animal Rights Bill

7) Which Act passed by Congress to strip the President of the power to remove federal officials without the Senate’s approval when Andrew Johnson was President?
a) Reconstruction Act
b) Freedmen’s Bureau Act
c) Refugee Act
d) Tenure of Office Act

8) Which codes allowed southern states to maintain slavery by another name?
a) Black codes
b) White codes
c) Green codes
d) Red codes

9) Who was the Secretary of War dismissed by Andrew Johnson?
a) William Dennison
b) Edwin Stanton
c) James Speed
d) James Harlan

10) Andrew Johnson was impeached. By how many votes was he acquitted?
a) Seven
b) Six
c) Three
d) One

Andrew Johnson Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Andrew Johnson first sworn in as President of USA?
c) 15 April 1865

2) When was Andrew Johnson born?
d) 29 December 1808

3) Where was Andrew Johnson born?
b) Raleigh

4) To which political party did Andrew Johnson belong before he joined Republican Party?
a) Democratic

5) Of which state was Andrew Johnson Military Governor in 1862-1865?
b) Tennessee

6) Which bill vetoed by Andrew Johnson in 1866 was overridden by Congress by two thirds majority, the first in American history?
a) Civil Rights Bill

7) Which Act passed by Congress to strip the President of the power to remove federal officials without the Senate’s approval when Andrew Johnson was President?
d) Tenure of Office Act

8) Which codes allowed southern states to maintain slavery by another name?
a) Black codes

9) Who was the Secretary of War dismissed by Andrew Johnson?
b) Edwin Stanton

10) Andrew Johnson was impeached. By how many votes was he acquitted?
d) One

Updated: March 26, 2017 — 3:33 am

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