The Ultimate Captain America Quiz
by Staff
The "Cap" has been defending American ideals for decades. How much do you know about "The Star-Spangled Avenger," Captain America?

What is Captain America's primary weapon?

  • His mind
  • A shield
  • Powered armbands

In which year did the Captain America character first appear?

  • 1939
  • 1941
  • 1946

What was the alter ego of the third Captain America?

  • Jeff Mace
  • Rick Jones
  • William Naslund

What is the name of Captain America's alter ego?

  • Steve Rogers
  • Joe Simon
  • Joe Gareth

Where was Steve Rogers born?

  • New York City
  • Charlotte
  • Denver

In what year was "Captain America" discontinued?

  • 1955
  • 1950
  • 1963

What other superhero was a part of the Invaders during WWII?

  • Human Torch
  • Hawkeye
  • Scarlet Witch

Which Captain American nemesis inadvertently killed himself with an avalanche in South America?

  • Black Talon I
  • Baron Zemo
  • Baron von Strucker

How does Steve Rogers gain his superpowers?

  • atomic explosion
  • experimental chemical concoction
  • electrical accident

Why was Steve Rogers unable to enlist in the U.S. Army?

  • His father was a communist sympathizer.
  • His mother's father was a Nazi.
  • He failed the physical requirements.

What secondary element was necessary to make the serum work properly within the human body?

  • ultrasound
  • special radiation rays
  • A mercury injection

Which supervillain manages to neutralize the effects of the super serum within Captain's body, rendering him powerless?

  • Iron Nail
  • Blackwing
  • Dr. Octopus

How high can Captain America jump?

  • 20 feet
  • 10 feet
  • 5 feet

What was Steve Rogers' religion?

  • Catholic
  • Methodist
  • Unitarian

How did Rogers' mother die?

  • Pneumonia
  • Smallpox
  • At the hands of his archenemy

What material makes up the bulletproof suit that Captain wears until his primary uniform?

  • Adamantium
  • Kevlar
  • Duralumin

As Captain's special serum begins to wear off, he begins to succumb to what?

  • Dementia
  • Cancer
  • Paralysis

Why was Steve Rogers the only one to receive the super soldier serum?

  • The research team destroyed the project, thinking it would be used for evil.
  • The lead scientist on the project was murdered.
  • The combination of serum and radiation was an accident that scientists couldn't repeat.

In one instance, Cap is apparently able to sprint at what speed?

  • about 100 MPH
  • about 60 MPH
  • about 30 MPH

Captain America's first mission is to foil the nefarious plans of which supervillain?

  • Red Skull
  • Baron Blood
  • Crossbones

Who is Captain America's primary sidekick in the early years of the comic?

  • Bucky
  • Ricky
  • Tommy

Which U.S. president ordered the project that ultimately resulted in the development of Captain's shield?

  • Eisenhower
  • McKinley
  • Roosevelt

What is Captain America's shield made of?

  • Chromium
  • Vibranium
  • Titanium

What is NOT an alias used by Captain America?

  • The Sentinel of Liberty
  • The American Crusader
  • Nomad

The first Captain America comic book showed our hero physically attacking which foe?

  • Hitler
  • Emperor Hirohito
  • Stalin

As WWII-era conflicts wind down, what happens to Captain America?

  • He takes up a civilian job.
  • He becomes depressed and retreats to Alaska.
  • He is frozen in ice.

What occupation has Steve Rogers NOT held?

  • police officer
  • artist
  • lawyer

What shape was Captain America's first shield?

  • triangle
  • rectangle
  • disc

Which superhero team does Captain America join after being thawed from a block of ice?

  • Redeemers
  • Avengers
  • S.H.I.E.L.D.

Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11, Steve Rogers settles in which city?

  • Newark
  • Philadelphia
  • Brooklyn