Could you pass a US citizenship test?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
Which Is the Only State That...
How much do you know about Islam?
Do You Know Which Congress Members Are Criminals?
Do You Know the Constitution Better Than Most Politicians?
Are You as Liberal as President Obama?
Do You Know the NRA?
Could you survive the end of civilization?
What Do You Know About Conspiracy Theories?
Can You Crack These Presidential Code Names?
Are you smarter than a 7th grade civics student?
Is America's government too big?
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
Would you support legalizing gay marriage in your state?
Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
When should abortion be legal?
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citi...
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and...
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
Should prostitution be legalized?
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political bel...
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
Should we change our lifestyles to help reduce global warming?
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Should states get to ban abortion?
Should America ever negotiate with terrorists?
Do you support affirmative action?
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
Would you support legalizing marijuana in your state?
Should free speech ever be restricted?
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
When should animal testing be legal?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
What's the youngest age at which the death penalty should be applied?
What's the best way to prevent abortions?
Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
What's the best route to energy independence?
Do you value American lives more than foreign lives?
Whose policies do more to help the poor?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
Should PBS receive government funding?
Is racial profiling justified?
Should religious groups be tax exempt?
Do you support a federal assault weapons ban?
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to...
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
D Andy2013 #13970
Test your knowledge of the wife of our 39th President. Then learn more by watching the Rosalynn Carter episode of the C-SPAN original series, First Ladies: Influence & Image on Dec. 9, 9pm ET.
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According to song, "even old New York was once New Amsterdam." But how about all the other "new" places in the world, what did they used to be? And where was the original "Zealand," anyway? See how much you new, er, KNOW with this quiz!
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From mythical beasts to rumors run amok, test your knowledge of tales old and new, silly or untrue, right here!
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The 1980s. Love it or hate it. Or love part of it, and hate the rest. Test your knowledge of 80's America and its culture of excess - from pop culture to politics - right here.
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They rule their lands with iron fists (when they're not busy inventing the hamburger). They're brutal, paranoid, insane and often absurd. They are the world's most notorious dictators. See how much you know about them with this quiz! Or else!
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The new Common Core tests have triggered a backlash among parents because so many students are failing. The real 5th grade test is twice as long and it isn't multiple choice. We recommend lying down in a darkened room after you're done.
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If nothing else, US presidents do a lot of talking. Have you been listening? Fondly do we hope and fervently do we pray that the only thing you have to fear is fear itself, not because this quiz is easy but because it is hard to work all these presidential speech references into this introduction.
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Presidential nicknames: they help cement legends. They make our commanders-in-chief sound like old frat buddies. And they sometimes make almost no sense -John Q. Adams, The Last Cocked Hat? Now, see how many you know with this Presidential Nickname quiz!
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President John F. Kennedy and his stylish First Lady were hailed as American royalty. Admirers in the media compared his time in office to "Camelot" - the mythical castle of the legendary King Arthur, who reigned over an empire of promise and hope. Check your knowledge of Kennedy here.
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They're the lifeblood of American history, their stories constantly retold (and sometimes remixed) for modern audiences. Test your knowledge of America's folk heroes - including some better described as villains - right here.
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Boehner, who leads the factions of the House Republican Party in negotiations with a Democratic Senate and White House, has one of the hardest jobs in Washington. And one of the best tans. Test your knowledge of him here.
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Jewish Americans are one of America's most long-standing religious minorities. Test your knowledge of the facts and figures surrounding this community.
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Test your knowledge - and your gag reflex - here.
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Sen. Ted Cruz is either saving or destroying America depending on who you ask -- even within his own party. How well do you know the provocative Texas Tea Party favorite, a key figure in the government funding battle that led to the recent shutdown.
@Oct '13 v 613 completed
Live from New York, it's George McGovern! Yes, virtually since its inception, Saturday Night Live has had guest hosts of all political stripes, some more well-known than others. See how much you know about the politicians who have appeared on SNL with this quiz!
@Oct '13 v 543 completed
By the late '60s, train travel in the US almost became obsolete. Enter Amtrak, a government-subsidized for-profit corporation that continues to operate trains (and generate controversy ) over 40 years later. Gauge your knowledge of our nation's rail system with this quiz!
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The First Lady has taken a strong lead on reducing obesity in America, especially among kids. Test your knowledge of her efforts to kick massive calorie counts to the curb! (Note: If you're an avid reader of this here site, you ought to do pretty well.)
@Oct '13 v 625 completed
You'll see them online and in the "real world" from time to time, perhaps on a billboard or bus bench - or somewhere behind the scenes. Test your visual knowledge of the organizations tugging at the heels of the nation's lawmakers (for good or ill).
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See if you can identify these leaders from their high school and college photos.
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Test your knowledge of the fringe religious and politically-tinged groups who've operated in the US over the years. (Warning: Some may be offended by or take issue with the association of certain groups with the term "cult.")
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In the wake of Detroit's bankruptcy, it is now well-known the city has lost over one million residents from its peak population. But where did they all those people go? And where *are* they most (and least) likely to live? See how much you know about the US population with this quiz!
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Maps: they're not just for trying to find the highway anymore. Today, all sorts of information about our diverse country can be conveyed by making Texas a slightly different color than California. So, can you identify the information on these maps, just by looking at them?
@Sep '13 v 1,074 completed
Happy Halloween, everybody! If this day has you feeling a little ominous, you're not alone...many of our elected leaders have been every bit as superstitious as you are. Now, grab that horseshoe and try your luck at our quiz on presidential superstitions!
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It's a list well-recognized by most and notorious for those dangerous enough to be placed on it. Test your knowledge of the FBI's legendary Most Wanted list here.
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He's from a small state, but he's got a big mouth. He's an Obama-hugging front runner for the GOP in 2016. He's, uh, really large. He's Chris Christie, and see how much you know about the Garden State governor with this quiz!
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Take out your pencils class, it's time for a pop quiz!
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The trial of Bo Xilai has been called "The Trial of the Century" in China. In the US, we've been churning out Trials of the Century about every decade or so. Test your knowledge of the scandalous, sensational and sometimes forgotten court cases to have earned that hyperbolic honorific!
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50 years have passed since Martin Luther King led his March on Washington in 1963. See how much you know about this event that changed history!
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Ron Paul has drawn fans from all over the political spectrum, from Tea Partiers to Occupiers. His legacy has been rich. So much so that his son, Rand Paul, is now fast becoming a household name. Test your knowledge of longtime Texas congressman Ron Paul here.
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When the History Channel miniseries 'Hatfields & McCoys' aired in 2012, it became one of the highest-rated cable shows of all time. So, we do love a good feud. But how much do you know about them? Find out with this quiz on some of America's most notorious feuds.
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They say great minds think alike. Every so often, sick minds do, too. See how much you know about some of history's truly terrible twosomes with this quiz on criminal duos!
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They are the home of Roman gods and Latin phrases, rare birds and roaming buffalo...and one guy with a plow in an odd place. They are state seals. See how many of them you can identify in this quiz! (And no fair looking at the inside of your passport.)
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Okay, no peeking in your wallet...do you know who's on the $100,000 bill? And who's that guy on the dollar coin you never spend? Test your knowledge of historical figures who are truly "on the money" with this quiz on the faces of US currency. Good luck!
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'There is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress' said Mark Twain. His quote is typical of great American writers, who had few kind words for politicians. See if you know which writer said what!
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State liquor laws can get notoriously strange. Sometimes, even discussing them can make it sound like you've had a few. Now, put on your drinking cap, and show how much you know about interstate boozing (and maybe keep yourself out of jail) with our state liquor law quiz!
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Responding to the 9/11 attacks, Hurricane Katrina, launching wars in Iraq and Afghanistan: George W. Bush led the country through eventful times. Test your memory of the Bush years here.
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Some presidents are more recognizable than others. See if you can spot them all!
@Jun '13 v 1,075 completed
The revelation that the NSA obtained a court order asking for phone records of millions of Americans has sparked controversy. What else do you know about what the government is doing?
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You think you know something about the Know Nothings? Were you once a Conscience Whig? Test your knowledge on political parties from the past.
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Test your knowledge of famous cases from the highest court in the land.
@Feb '13 v 1,516 completed
Use linguistic cues, historical references, and any knowledge you might have on hand to match these quotes to the correct American prez.
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With Obama considering 19 executive actions on gun control, debate is raging over what presidential orders can and can't do. See how much you know!
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Lawmakers get fewer than half of these questions right, on average. Can you do better?
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The Election 2012 results are in, and it was a night of firsts! Did you know that...wait...why would we give this away now? Take the quiz and test your knowledge of Tuesday's results!
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