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?
What Do You Know About Conspiracy Theories?
Can You Crack These Presidential Code Names?
Are you smarter than a 7th grade civics student?
How Much Do You Know About the 9/11 Attacks?
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?
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Sure, English is America's official language. But there's lots of regional versions. We'll give you a sentence and you tell us where the person is from who said it. Okay? Ready. Set. Go.
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Your favorite booze can reveal your political leanings. Are you an Absolut aficionado? Bonkers for bourbon? Or maybe you like to settle down to a civilized glass of wine. Whatever your bar order, it can reveal your political identity.
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The long arm of the law just got a little longer. Roughly 40,000 new laws - legislating everything from guns and drugs to shark fins and puppies - went into effect at the start of 2014. Who knows? You could be breaking one of them right now, so take the quiz and find out!
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The few, the proud... Bea Arthur? A lot of unexpected celebrities have had stints in the military (some much longer than others). See how much you know about some of biggest stars in the service with our celebrity vets quiz!
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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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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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One title for the President of the United States is "Commander in Chief," but how good is being a regular Commander? Does that mean you outrank a Corporal? Or a Major? Test your knowledge of military ranks - and the spiffy-looking insignia that come with them - with this quiz!
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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 fall 2013 shutdown.
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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!
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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.)
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Many try but few succeed. The real test is over three times as long.
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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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This one is a toughie, so we're giving you a hint: each question comes with a clue about the state the ship is named after. So even if you've never seen a battleship (or played it), you'll have a shot! Get ready to ship off!
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See if you can identify these leaders from their high school and college photos.
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Can you tell an Interstate from a US highway? Do you read maps for fun? Are you currently driving around lost? Great! See how much you know about the US highway system with this quiz (and no fair asking your GPS for help)...
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Earlier this year, representatives from 8 counties in northern Colorado voted to secede and create a new state. It likely won't come to fruition. But this sort of thing happens a lot more often than you might think. See how much you know about these states that never became states!
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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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Home to the country's tallest trees, highest mountain, deepest lake, geysers, glaciers and more, these national parks belong to us all. Explore your knowledge of them here.
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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 1,248 completed
Happy Friday the 13th, 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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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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EXIT, STAGE LEFT... The entertainment industry is riddled with liberals, right? Wrong! It's just mostly riddled with liberals. See if you can guess the sometimes surprising political affiliations of these stars - music, movies, TV and more - with this 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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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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On August 6, 1945 America dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. How much do you know about the devastating action that ended World War II?
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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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Hey, you know how everyone seems to compare the size of foreign countries to places like New Jersey, or Texas? Well, have you ever wondered just how big your state is? Test this "area" of your expertise with this quiz on state sizes!
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There's a lot more to the United States than just, well, states. See how much you know about the insular areas, unpopulated islands and other assorted land masses that make up the remaining 0.24% of America with this quiz on U.S. territories.
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One perk to being legendary politician is having things named after you. The only problem: you are probably not alive to see it happen. Honor the legacies of past political figures by seeing how much you know about (the occasionally odd) things named after them.
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July 4th has a long, gloried and storied history of national pride-flaunting - and hardcore partying. Test your knowledge of this officially most American of America's holidays here.
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Who where they? Where did they come from? And when? Test your knowledge of America's rich history of immigration here!
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California has always had a reputation for being liberal. But legalized marijuana? Take our quiz and find out how well you know the Golden State's pot laws.
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Test your knowledge of famous cases from the highest court in the land.
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With the Academy Awards approaching, and films like Argo and Zero Dark Thirty getting praise from all corners, let's test your knowledge of politics in films over the years.
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Lawmakers get fewer than half of these questions right, on average. Can you do better?
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In lieu of actually going around the world, let Politix give you a global tour! See if you can correctly identify the location of these Google Street View pics. Dead giveaways will be scarce in most cases, so trust your gut.
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Test your knowledge of the wife of our 42nd President, who later became a Senator and Secretary of State. Then learn more by watching the Hillary Clinton episode of the C-SPAN original series, First Ladies: Influence & Image on Jan. 27, 9pm ET.
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