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The Ultimate NRA Quiz
by Staff
The National Rifle Association (NRA) is a non-profit American organization dedicated to promoting and protecting the safe use of firearms. It is the leading defender of the Second Amendment right that entitles Americans to keep and bear arms. Take our quiz to learn more about the history and goals of the NRA.

What right does the Constitution afford Americans?

  • the right to keep and bear arms
  • freedom of worship
  • right to petition

The Bill of Rights is composed of the first _____ amendments to the U.S. Constitution.

  • 12
  • 11
  • 10

Which amendment does the National Rifle Association (NRA) strive to protect?

  • First Amendment
  • Second Amendment
  • Third Amendment

How many national pro-gun groups are there in the U.S.A.?

  • 13
  • 15
  • 20

Which is the largest pro-gun group in the U.S.?

  • Marathon USA
  • National Rifle Association
  • American Pistol and Rifle Association

How many members are there in the NRA?

  • three million
  • four million
  • five million

Who founded the NRA?

  • Col. William C. Church and Gen. George Wingate
  • Jerry Davis
  • Darla Graves

When was the NRA formed?

  • 1971
  • 1871
  • 1771

In which state was the NRA founded?

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • California

Who was the first president of the NRA?

  • Charlton Heston
  • George Wood Wingate
  • Ambrose Burnside

Where was NRA practice facilities shifted from New York?

  • Florida
  • New Jersey
  • California

When were the practice facilities moved to New Jersey?

  • 1872
  • 1882
  • 1892

What is NRA's gun safety program for kids called?

  • Ringnecks
  • Eddie Eagle
  • Greenwing

Which Hollywood actor was elected as the president of the NRA?

  • Charlton Heston
  • Robert Redford
  • John Wayne

When was Heston elected?

  • 1998
  • 1997
  • 1996

Who was the only three-term president of the NRA?

  • Kayne Robinson
  • Ambrose Burnside
  • Charlton Heston

Who succeeded Heston?

  • Ronald L. Schmeits
  • President Ulysses S. Grant
  • Kayne Robinson

When did Robinson take over as president?

  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001

Where was Charlton Heston born?

  • New York City
  • Michigan
  • Philadelphia

Former U.S. president George W. Bush was also a _________ of the NRA.

  • member
  • president
  • each of the above