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The American Quiz Answers

A fun quiz game all about American people and places. Some of the questions are easy and some get hard, but it really depends on where your knowledge lies! Do you know movies or presidents? If you get stuck on a level look through our answers below!
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Question 1 Who was the first U.S. president?
Question 2 Who created Mickey Mouse?
Question 3 What state is the Grand Canyon located in?
Question 4 What city houses the second largest building in the US, Willis Tower?
Question 5 What is the smallest state?
Question 6 Who was the first man to walk on the moon?
Question 7 What name did Kanye West and Kim Kardashian give their baby?
Question 8 What Harvard student created the social network Facebook?
Question 9 In what city is Hollywood located?
Question 10 In Snow White and the Hunstman, who was Charlize Theron pursuing throughout the movie?
Question 11 Who was the first to sign the Declaration of Independence?
Question 12 What state is home to Yosemite National Park?
Question 13 What corporation coined the slogan ‘Just Do It'?
Question 14 What does the M stand for in MTV?
Question 15 What president was associated with the Watergate scandal?
Question 16 What produc is Famous Amos famous for?
Question 17 What iconic speech was given by Martin Luther King, Jr. at a 1963 Civil Rights March?
Question 18 What comedian wrote a spoof of the James Bond films, titled Austin Powers?
Question 19 Who played the Joker in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight?
Question 20 Which president issued the Emancipation Proclamation?
Question 21 Which humanist poet penned Leaves of Grass?
Question 22 What is the longest river in the US?
Question 23 What is the name of the motel owner in Hitchcock's film Psycho?
Question 24 What team won the 2013 NCAA March Madness tournament?
Question 25 What landmark bordering the US and Canada has been harnessed for its enormous hydroelectric power output?
Question 26 Who won the 2013 NBA playoffs?
Question 27 What worldwide corporation started as a small variety store in Arkansas?
Question 28 Which amendment allowed suffrage for women?
Question 29 What music artist had a baby with Kim Kardashian in June 2013?
Question 30 What city is home to Cajun and Creole traditions and recipes?
Question 31 From American folklore, who is known as the giant lumberjack who owned a big blue ox?
Question 32 What pre-teen pop star from the 90s came out with the album Come Get It?
Question 33 What country did the US fight in the War of 1812?
Question 34 What Native American tribe once inhabited the Northeast Woodlands Region?
Question 35 What state is home to the Adirondack Mountains?
Question 36 Who starred in the Iron Man series by Marvel Studios?
Question 37 What deadly hurricane swept through the Gulf coast and Louisiana in 2005, causing many to lose their homes?
Question 38 What city won the Major League Baseball World Series in 2012?
Question 39 What infamous Massachusettes town was knows for its brutal witch trials during colonial time?
Question 40 What feminist author from 20th century Louisiana was known for her short stories like Desiree's Baby?
Question 41 Who has hit the most single-season home runs in the Major League Baseball?
Question 42 What is the name of the captain played by Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean?
Question 43 Where is the San Andreas Fault?
Question 44 What boat is known for carrying pilgrims to the settlement of Plymouth Rock?
Question 45 What state has the capital Nashville?
Question 46 Where was President Barack Obama born?
Question 47 What US city held the 2002 Winter Olympics?
Question 48 What president was impeached for having an affair with an intern?
Question 49 What was the first English settlement in the New World, in what is now North America?
Question 50 What infamous gangster from the Prohibition era was nicknamed the Big Fella?
Question 51 What celebrity won Dancing with the Stars in 2013?
Question 52 In the epic HBO series Game of Thrones, who is Tyrion Lannister forced to marry?
Question 53 What out-of-control pop star was banned from an indoor skydiving facility for not paying his bill in the for of a promotional Instagram post?
Question 54 The AMC hit Walking Dead focuses on a world where humans have turned to what?
Question 55 What is the name for the national celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the US?
Question 56 Who is the co-founder of Apple who passed away in 2011?
Question 57 Man of Steel is the nickname for what superhero?
Question 58 Who directed Pulp Fiction? last name only
Question 59 What is America's Favorite Cookie?
Question 60 Who is the antagonist in the Star Wars series?
Question 61 In what war did General Ulysses S, Grant play an important role?
Question 62 What movie did Ben Affleck star in with spouse Jennifer Garner?
Question 63 What 90's hit TV show starring Sarah Michelle Gellar portrayed a teenaged vampire slayer?
Question 64 What company owns Youtube?
Question 65 Which Saturday Night Live comedienne is married to the drummer from the Strokes?
Question 66 The supreme court ruling Brown vs. Board of Education helped overturn WHAT specific social practice in schools?
Question 67 Who was charged with assassination President Kennedy?
Question 68 In the movie Forrest Gump, who played Forest's mom?
Question 69 Where was the Bay of Pigs?
Question 70 In Batman: The Dark Knight Rises, what Marvel character does Anne Hathaway represent?
Question 71 Who is the creator of hit comedy cartoon Family Guy?
Question 72 Who starred as the dad in National Lampoon's Vacation?
Question 73 Name the character in the Wizard of Oz who said, i've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.
Question 74 What movie did Julia Roberts portray a prostitute?
Question 75 The Manhattan Project was commissioned by Roosevelt to expedite the development of what particular weapon?
Question 76 Who wrote The Shining?
Question 77 Who wrote and sang Bye, Bye Miss American Pie?
Question 78 During World War II, opposing the Allies, what was the name of the alliance between Germany, Italy and Japan?
Question 79 What Ivy League did President Bill Clinton attend?
Question 80 Author Nicholas Sparks wrote a novel based on a romantic true story, which later became WHAT movie?
Question 81 What television personality businessman took the phrase, You're fired and made it his own?
Question 82 What American horror film depicted a killer great white shark attacking unsuspecting beach-goers?
Question 83 What is the capital of New York State?
Question 84 What was Miley Cyrus's first role on the Disney channel?
Question 85 Who wrote the US National Anthem?
Question 86 In what much-quoted movie did Arnold Schwarzenegger say, I'll be back?
Question 87 The hit TV show Breaking Bad portrays a science teacher and a fumbling student producing and selling WHAT product? (abbreviated)
Question 88 What book portrays a world where children are chosen to hunt each other?
Question 89 What is the name of Channing Tatum's newborn daughter?
Question 90 What is the name of the HBO series revolving around 22 years old females living in NY city, created by Lena Dunham?
Question 91 Who played William Wallace in Braveheart?
Question 92 Lake Tahoe is located on the border of California and what other state?
Question 93 Who is the voice of Woody in Toy Story?
Question 94 What is Charlie Sheen's real name?
Question 95 What religion does Tom Cruise prescribe to, which has led to a lot of outward controversy?
Question 96 What 90's TV show starred the Olsen Twins, who both switched in and out of the same character?
Question 97 Who is made the line, Show me the money! famous in the movie Jerry Maguire?
Question 98 Igniting the Spanish-American war, the battleship USS Maine sank near WHAT country?
Question 99 Who played the lead role of Gerry Lane in World War Z?
Question 100 Finish this lyric: Over the land of the free, and the home of the
Question 101 What Rat Pack member and singer was considered to have ties with the mob?
Question 102 What city were battered, deep-fried chicken wings invented?
Question 103 What city won the 2013 Superbowl XLVII?
Question 104 Name the CIA director who resigned because of an extramarital affair.
Question 105 On Sesame Street, what muppet lives in a garbage can and has a grouchy demeanor?
Question 106 What city is the Golden Gate Bridge located?
Question 107 What is the name of the character played by Steve Carell in The Office?
Question 108 Who is Amy Poehler's former husband?
Question 109 What Sopranos star passed away in 2013?
Question 110 Which state produces the most maple syrup?
Question 111 What is the national bird of the US?
Question 112 Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt: what is the fourth face on Mount Rushmore?
Question 113 What country gave the US the Statue of Liberty as a gift?
Question 114 What state is known as The Sunshine State?
Question 115 Which president lived in the Mount Vernon estate, located in Fairfax?
Question 116 How many stars are on the US flag?
Question 117 What was the name of the militant group that fought against US troops in the jungle during the Vietnam war?
Question 118 Onika Tanya Maraj is also known as …
Question 119 Who was married to George Washington, making her the FIRST first lady?
Question 120 What city is the Liberty Bell located in?
Question 121 In the NFL NFC East division, what Texas city is represented by the Cowboys?
Question 122 Who invented the cotton gin?
Question 123 What comedian hosts a night show and group called Team Coco?
Question 124 What is the first name of the Hilton heiress, known for her wealth and party lifestyle?
Question 125 Named after a fruit, what is the name of Gwyneth Paltrow's first child?
Question 126 Who is Beyonce married to?
Question 127 What state is known as the Lone Star?
Question 128 What is the name of Snooki's baby?
Question 129 Who authored the books The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged?
Question 130 Who discovered rapper 50 Cent?
Question 131 Which Founding Father invented the lightning rod?
Question 132 What was the name for the set of programs Franklin D. Roosevelt instituted to ease Americans out of the Great Depression?
Question 133 What state is the official Disney World located in?
Question 134 Who wrote the Grapes of Wrath?
Question 135 What famous comedian has been known for his boisterous humor and movies like Billy Madison?
Question 136 Who played the role of a raging taxi driver in the movie Taxi Driver?
Question 137 Who composed the Threepenny Opera before immigrating to the US from Germany?
Question 138 Name the red-headed snowboarder who holds two Olympic gold medals and other medals from the X-games
Question 139 What New York City borough is rapper Notorius B.I.G. from?
Question 140 What was the name of the cartoon figure Thomas Nast drew to personify the American government?
Question 141 Of what state is Montpelier the capital?
Question 142 What is the name of the government-funded company that runs the nation's passenger railroad system?
Question 143 In the NBA, what city is home to the Bulls?
Question 144 Who was the only Catholic president to come into office?
Question 145 Johnny Depp's first move was A Nightmare on?
Question 146 What baseball player was referred to as The Sultan of Swat?
Question 147 What is the name of Jake Gyllenhaal's sister, who also is a famous actress?
Question 148 The 2012 movie Lincoln portrayed the president's fight to pass which amendment?
Question 149 What president was assassinated during the Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, NY?
Question 150 Name the era that was marked by political and military tensions between the US and the Eastern Bloc
Question 151 Where is Alcatraz, the infamous island prison?
Question 152 What city does the Erie Canal begin, if it ends in Buffalo?
Question 153 On December 7, 1941, the Japanese bombed a Hawaiian territory known as what?
Question 154 What comedian / screenwriter / actor got involved in a scandalous affair with his adopted daughter?
Question 155 What Saturday Night Live comedian is known for the comical music videos he makes with Justin Timberlake?
Question 156 The Great Awakening refers to different revival periods for what, exactly?
Question 157 Where is NASA headquartered?
Question 158 After becoming Rastafarian, what did Snoop Dog change his name to?
Question 159 What famous rapper was charged with a hit-and-run misdemeanor in 2013, during his probation for assault charges by Rihanna?
Question 160 What child star from the 1930s, known for her curly hair, played a role in the movie Heidi?
Question 161 What is the name of the protest movement that developed in the Wall Street financial district?
Question 162 What co-star from Twilight was Kristen Stewart in a long-term relationship with?
Question 163 What was the name of Macaulay Culkin's character in Home Alone?
Question 164 What popular energy drink gives you wings?
Question 165 Name the American holiday that involves costumes and candy
Question 166 Who designed Central Park in New York City?
Question 167 D-Day refers to a World War II American invasion to fight Nazi troops in which country?
Question 168 What company characterized the Santa Claus image as a fat man with a white beard and red suit?
Question 169 Where is the Lincoln Memorial?
Question 170 Which modern artist was popularized by his portrait of Campbells tomato soup?
Question 171 Sonny Bono, formerly married to Cher, died in an accident while doing what?
Question 172 The Red Scare was a period of time that promoted fear of what ideology?
Question 173 General MacArthur led troops past the 38th parallel in what war?
Question 174 What company produces and owns products from Gatorade to Fritos?
Question 175 Which Roosevelt was responsible for the building of Panama Canal?
Question 176 What Hostess treat was taken off the shelves in 2012?
Question 177 The US borders Canada and what other country?
Question 178 What pop artist is known for reinventing herself and breaking boundaries with videos such as Like a Virgin?
Question 179 If you know a lot about the Kennedy family, you know that a lot of them died doing what?
Question 180 Along with Hawaii, what other state does not observe daylight savings?
Question 181 What branch of the US military goes by The few, the proud and Devil dogs?
Question 182 Who is Ron Burgundy from Anchorman?
Question 183 What national holiday was set to honor the nation's working people?
Question 184 What canned mystery meat came out in the 1930s?
Question 185 What is the name of Goldie Hawn's daughter, who is also a famous actress?
Question 186 Who starred as the protagonist in Donnie Darko?
Question 187 What do we call the statement of purpose that precedes our Constitution?
Question 188 South Dakote, North Dakota, Wyoming: what is the fourth state that borders Montana?
Question 189 What state did Jeb Bush, President George W. Bush's brother, govern?
Question 190 What famous golfer went through one of the most expensive divorces of all time following multiple affairs?
Question 191 Who was the escaped slave who grew famous for his speeches and publications such as The North Star and Narrative of the Life?
Question 192 What fast food chain tells customers to Have it your way?
Question 193 Who was Britney Spears married to for three years, with two children?
Question 194 What low-budget yet successful horror film starred Jamie Lee Curtis being pursued by a man in a hockey mask?
Question 195 In the popular Twilight saga, Bella is a human in love with a vampire named —?
Question 196 What escaped slaves helped hundreds of other slaves through the Underground Railroad, and later became a Union spy during the war?
Question 197 What 2009 science fiction film by James Cameron portrayed life on the planet Pandora, soon to be invaded for its resources?
Question 198 What useful contraption was partially invented by Alexander Graham Bell?
Question 199 What founding father, according to myths, chopped down a cherry tree and couldn't tell a lie?
Question 200 What renowned American author wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer?
Question 201 What book-turned-movie, starring Emma Stone, portrayed an aspiring writer during the 1960s who told the hardships of black maids?
Question 202 What singer-songwriter millionaire is known as the King of Pop?
Question 203 The famous brand Aunt Jemima sells mix for what type of breakfast food?
Question 204 In the hit movie Meet the Parents, what was the last name of Greg, the boyfriend played by Ben Stiller?
Question 205 What fashion-driven music artist got her commercial breakthrough with her song Just Dance?
Question 206 What actor from the movie All the King's Men was once married to Madonna?
Question 207 During the prohibition Era, what did people call secret saloons that served bootleg alcohol?
Question 208 Who was the spouse and co-star to comedienne and television actress Lucille Ball?
Question 209 Who starred as Django in Tarantino's Django Unchained?
Question 210 What hip-hop artist stars in both Law and Order: SVU and his own reality TV show?
Question 211 In 2012, who did Fiat hire for a commercial that played on his house arrest?
Question 212 What role did Scarlett Johansson play in the Avengers?
Question 213 Who was president during the 1929 stock market crash?
Question 214 Alvin and the Chipmunks is a musical group and series centered around three chipmunks named Alvin, Theodore and what else?
Question 215 What currently-successful actress began her career as a child in Spielberg's E.T.?
Question 216 Who portrayed Nick Carraway in the 2013 rendition of the Great Gatsby?
Question 217 What is America's number on legal cash shop?
Question 218 With the album Kind of Blue, who was the trumpeter who helped develop bebop, hard bop and modal jazz?
Question 219 What comedian plays himself in his own sitcom and had a tour called Hilarious?
Question 220 In 2012, along with Lincoln, another movie came out about honoring the president in a fantasy horror film that portrayed him as what?
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