Welcome back everyone. Based on your feedback, we’ve created this video. Today, we’re going to help those who need a little extra help with the 100 civics questions and answers. I will go over all 100 questions with simple answers in randomized order. And I will repeat each of them twice. Are you ready? Let’s get started! US Citizenship Test 100 Civics Questions with Simplest Answer in randomized order – Version 7 (Repeat twice) 82. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in? World War II 34. Who vetoes bills? the President 52. What do we show loyalty to when we say the Pledge of Allegiance? the United States 89. What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States? the Pacific Ocean 40. Who is the Chief Justice of the United States now? John Roberts 75. What was one important thing that Abraham Lincoln did? freed the slaves 7. How many amendments does the Constitution have? 27 amendments 80. Who was President during the Great Depression and World War two? Franklin Roosevelt 64. There were 13 original States. Name three. New York, New Jersey, Maryland 13. Name one branch or part of the government. the President 31. If both the President and Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President? the Speaker of the House 49. What is one responsibility that is only for United States citizens? vote in a federal election 77. What did Susan B Anthony do? fought for women’s rights 27. In what month do we vote for President? November 51. What are two rights for everyone living in the United States? freedom of speech and freedom of religion 99. When do we celebrate Independence Day? July 4th 67. The Federalist Papers supported the passage of the U.S. Constitution. Named one of the authors. John Jay 47. What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now? Pelosi 22. We elect a U.S. Representative for how many years? two years 10. What is freedom of religion? You can practice any religion or not practice a religion. 65. What happened at the Constitutional Convention? the Constitution was written. 38. What is the highest court in the United States? the Supreme Court 50. Name one right only for United States citizens. vote in a federal election 85. What did Martin Luther King Jr. do? fought for civil rights 69. Who is the “Father of our Country” ? George Washington 23. Name your U.S. Representative. It depends on where you live.
Check the link in the video description. 100 Name two national U.S. holidays. New Year’s Day and Christmas 96. Why does the flag have 13 stripes? because there were 13 original colonies 70. Who was the first President? George Washington 16. Who makes federal laws? Congress 04. What is an amendment? a change to the Constitution 24. Who does a U.S. Senator represent? all of the people of the state 73. Name the U.S. war between the North and the South. the Civil War 45. What are the two major political parties in the United States? Democratic and Republican 15. Who is in charge of the executive branch? the President 61. Why did the colonists fight the British? because of high taxes 55. What are two ways that Americans can participate in democracy? vote or run for office 33. Who signs bills to become laws? the President 87. Name one American Indian tribe in the United States. Crow 01. What is the supreme law of the land? the Constitution 94. What is the capital of the United States? Washington DC 63. When was the Declaration of Independence adopted? July 4th 1776 21. The House of Representatives has how many voting members? 435 17. What are the two parts of the U.S. Congress? the Senate and House of Representatives 59. Who lived in America before the Europeans arrived? Native Americans 76. What did the Emancipation Proclamation do? freed the slaves 02. What does the Constitution do? sets up the government 97. Why does the flag have 50 stars? because there are 50 states 30. If the President can no longer serve, who becomes President? the Vice President 43. Who is the governor of your state now? It depends on where you live.
Check our link in the video description. 92. Name one state that borders Canada. New York 12. What is the “rule of law”? Everyone must follow the law 37. What does the judicial branch do? reviews laws 62. Who wrote the Declaration of Independence? Thomas Jefferson 25. Why do some states have more Representatives than others? because they have more people 03. The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution. What are these words? We the People 28. What is the name of the President of the United States now? Trump 84. What movement tried to end racial discrimination? the civil rights movement 05. What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution? the Bill of Rights 41. Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the federal government. Name one of these powers. to print money 72. Name one war fought by the United States in the 1800s. the Civil War 09. What are two rights in the Declaration of Independence? life and liberty 56. When is the last day you can send in your federal income tax forms? April 15th 11. What is the economic system in the United States? market economy 26. We elect a President for how many years? four years 18. How many U.S. Senators are there? 100 95. Where is the Statue of Liberty? New York Harbor 53. What is one promise you make when you become a United States citizen? to be loyal to the United States 88. Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States. the Mississippi River 32. Who is the Commander in Chief of the military? the President 83. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States? Communism 46. What is the political party of the President now? Republican Party 20. Who is one of your state’s US Senators now? It depends on where you live.
Check our link in the video description. 19. We elect a U.S. Senator for how many years? six years 71. What territory did the U.S. buy from France in 1803? Louisiana 54. How old do citizens need to be to vote for President? 18 years and older 06. What is one right or freedom from the First Amendment? speech 35. What does the President’s cabinet do? advises the President 86. What major event occurred on September 11th 2001 in the United States? terrorists attacked the United States 44. What is the capital of your state? It depends on where you live.
Check the link in the video description. 58. What is one reason colonists came to America? freedom 93. Name one state that borders Mexico. California 48. There are four amendments to the Constitution about who can vote. Name one of them. Any citizens can vote 08. What did the Declaration of Independence do? It announced our independence from Great Britain 90. What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States? the Atlantic Ocean 81. Who did the United States fight in World War two? Japan, Germany, and Italy 36. What are two Cabinet-level positions? Attorney General and Vice President 79. Who was President during World War one? Woodrow Wilson 66. When was the Constitution written? 1787 14. What stops one branch from becoming too powerful? separation of powers 42. Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the States. Name one power of the States. give a driver’s license 98. What is the name of the National Anthem? the Star-Spangled Banner 74. Name one problem that led to the Civil War. Slavery 57. When must all men register for the Selective Service? 18 years old 29. What is the name of the Vice President of the United States now? Pence 39. How many justices are on the Supreme Court? nine 68. What is one thing that Benjamin Franklin is famous for? being a U.S. diplomat 60. What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves? Africans 91. Named one U.S. territory. Guam 78. Name one War fought by the United States in the 1900s. World War one All right. That’s it. I hope this helps you with your studying. I will see you next time.