Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Famous U.S. Generals?
How Much Do You Know About Famous U.S. Generals?
By: Gavin Thagard
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About This Quiz

They guided soldiers to war, developed United States military strategy, and earned awards and recognition for their achievements. These are the most famous U.S. generals to ever head to battle. How much do you know about them, though? Could you pass a quiz on these great generals? Here's your chance to find out! 

These are the names you hear when people talk about the great generals produced by the United States since the country was founded: Washington, Scott, Grant, Eisenhower, Patton. These men were confident leaders who their countrymen could put their trust in. They knew how to win and the toll it would take, though they never shied away from the challenges that were presented. Without them, the United States may not be the country that it is today. It may not have ever even become a country. Yet, they succeeded in ensuring the country's growth as the United States has grown into a world power, and for their contributions, their legacies live on. 

Are you an expert on these famous U.S. generals? Could you pass this quiz that covers the best of them from the country's early years through two Great Wars? Why not find out? That's if you're up for the challenge. If you are, get started and prove your knowledge on these famous U.S. generals!

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