Tag: Quizzes on USA

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

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:33:52.

John Tyler Quiz

Portrait of John Tyler - Tenth President of US of A

A portrait of John Tyler located inside the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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

John Tyler Quiz Questions

1) Which college did John Tyler attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Hampden-Sydney College
c) St. Ignatius College
d) St. Albert’s College

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

3) What was John Tyler’s rank in the military in the War of 1812?
a) Major General
b) Brigadier
c) Captain
d) Colonel

Signature of John Tyler

Signature of John Tyler (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4) Which State had John Tyler as its Governor?
a) Georgia
b) Texas
c) Virginia
d) Maryland

5) Which of the following applies to John Tyler?
a) First President of USA to be photographed.
b) First Vice President of USA to be elevated as President of USA due to the death of
elected President of USA.
c) First President of USA to have his Vice President resign.
d) First President of USA to be nominated at a national convention.

6) Who did not resign from John Tyler’s Cabinet when he vetoed banking bills?
a) Daniel Webster
b) Thomas Ewing
c) John Bell
d) George E. Badger

7) Which political party expelled John Tyler?
a) Republican
b) Labour
c) Whig
d) Democratic

8) Which treaty ended boundary dispute with Canada?
a) Webster-Ashburton Treaty
b) Jay’s Treaty
c) Pinckney’s Treaty
d) Louisiana Treaty

9) When was the annexation of Texas?
a) 1838
b) 1841
c) 1845
d) 1848

10) When was John Tyler Member of Confederate States Congress?
a) 1812-1814
b) 1816-1820
c) 1832-1836
d) 1861-1862

John Tyler Quiz Questions with Answers

Picture of President John Tyler's grave in the Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA

Picture of President John Tyler’s grave in the Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) Which college did John Tyler attend?
a) William and Mary College

2) What was John Tyler’s profession?
a) Lawyer

3) What was John Tyler’s rank in the military in the War of 1812?
c) Captain

4) Which State had John Tyler as its Governor?
c) Virginia

5) Which of the following applies to John Tyler?
b) First Vice President of USA to be elevated as President of USA due to the death of elected President of USA.

6) Who did not resign from John Tyler’s Cabinet when he vetoed banking bills?
a) Daniel Webster

7) Which political party expelled John Tyler?
c) Whig

8) Which treaty ended boundary dispute with Canada?
a) Webster-Ashburton Treaty

9) When was the annexation of Texas?
c) 1845

10) When was John Tyler Member of Confederate States Congress?
d) 1861-1862

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:30:52.

Lyndon Johnson Quiz

Photo portrait of Lyndon B. Johnson - 36th President of USA.

Photo portrait of Lyndon B. Johnson – 36th President of USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Signature of Lyndon B. Johnson - 36th President of USA..

Signature of Lyndon B. Johnson – 36th President of USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

President of USA Lyndon B. Johnson (r.) with Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin

President of USA Lyndon B. Johnson (r.) with Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the 1964 Civil Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr., and others, look on.

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the 1964 Civil Rights Act as Martin Luther King, Jr., and others, look on. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

(This quiz is about the 36th President of USA.)

Lyndon Johnson Quiz Questions

1) When was Lyndon Johnson first sworn in as President of USA?
a) 20 January 1961
b) 4 November 1960
c) 22 November 1963
d) 4 March 1969

2) When was Lyndon Johnson born?
a) 21 March 1904
b) 3 May 1912
c) 27 August 1908
d) 18 October 1900

3) Where was Lyndon Johnson born?
a) Albany
b) Sacramento
c) Boston
d) Stonewall

4) Which college did Lyndon Johnson attend?
a) William and Mary College
b) Texas State Teachers College
c) Rhodes College
d) Trinity College

5) Where did Lyndon Johnson teach?
a) St. Patrick’s High School
b) St. Augustine’s High School
c) Sam Houston High School
d) Sacred Heart High School

6) Who in 1948 accused Lyndon Johnson of election fraud in Democratic primary election for Senate seat?
a) Coke Stevenson
b) Hugo Black
c) Tommy Corcoran
d) Morris Sheppard

7) When did the Congress of USA pass the Civil Rights Act?
a) 1959
b) 1961
c) 1964
d) 1968

8) Which war during the presidency of Lyndon Johnson made him unpopular?
a) Korean War
b) Boer War
c) Crimean War
d) Vietnam War

9) When did Lyndon Johnson die?
a) 22 January 1973
b) 4 May 1975
c) 22 August 1978
d) 4 December 1984

10) Where did Lyndon Johnson die?
a) Hanoi
b) Saigon
c) New York
d) Johnson City

Lyndon Johnson Quiz Questions with Answers

1) When was Lyndon Johnson first sworn in as President of USA?
c) 22 November 1963

2) When was Lyndon Johnson born?
c) 27 August 1908

3) Where was Lyndon Johnson born?
d) Stonewall

4) Which college did Lyndon Johnson attend?
b) Texas State Teachers College

5) Where did Lyndon Johnson teach?
c) Sam Houston High School

6) Who in 1948 accused Lyndon Johnson of election fraud in Democratic primary election for Senate seat?
a) Coke Stevenson

7) When did the Congress of USA pass the Civil Rights Act?
c) 1964

8) Which war during the presidency of Lyndon Johnson made him unpopular?
d) Vietnam War

9) When did Lyndon Johnson die?
a) 22 January 1973

10) Where did Lyndon Johnson die?
d) Johnson City

Originally posted 2017-03-03 20:24:38.