Quiz: How Much Do You Remember About High School Civics Class?
How Much Do You Remember About High School Civics Class?
By: John Miller
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About This Quiz

Were you terrible at math? Horrible in physics? Maybe you were much better in high school civics, which reviews many of the fundamental building blocks of the country. Can you pass our basic civics test?

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After election, how long does the U.S. president serve?
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Where is the Statue of Liberty located?
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Who is the "father" of America?
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What's the name of America's national anthem?
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How many constitutional amendments are there?
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Presidents can serve a maximum of _____ terms in office.
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Which ocean borders the east coast of Florida?
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How long does a senator serve after being elected?
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What's the name we use for the first 10 amendments to the Constitution?
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How many branches are there in the federal government?
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If the president can no longer serve his term, who takes his place?
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The American flag features how many stars?
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Members of the House of Representatives serve terms of what length?
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Who was president during World War I?
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The American Civil War was fought between the Union and _____.
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Which of the following rights or freedoms is clarified by the First Amendment?
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What are the two most active political parties in America?
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When does America celebrate Independence Day?
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Which document officially ended the relationship between American colonies and Britain?
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What is the capital of the United States?
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Which "Purchase" doubled the size of the United States?
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When are American men required to register for Selective Service?
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Name one U.S. state that borders Mexico.
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How many voting members are there in the House of Representatives?
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Thomas Jefferson is best known for writing which document?
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How many U.S. senators are there?
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The "New Deal" was a program designed to tackle which immense problem?
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Which president signed the Emancipation Proclamation?
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How many justices serve on the Supreme Court?
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