Free Trivia Questions & Answers
Here you can find trivia questions with answers on American topics.
American dollar bills are not printed on paper
as many believe--what are they printed on?
What famous American statesman made three
appearances on national TV as a weather forecaster?
According to Senate tradition, who is assigned
the desk once occupied by Daniel Webster?
What famous Old West lawman was appointed
deputy U.S. marshal for New York by Theodore Roosevelt?
What state's official bird is the roadrunner?
How many terms did American frontiersman Davy
Crockett serve in Congress?
How much did NASA charge for America's first
paying space passenger, scientist Charles Walker, on his trip aboard
the shuttle Challenger in August 1984?
How much did industrialist-philanthropist John
D. Rockefeller--America's first billionaire--give to charity during
his 97-year lifetime?
What was civil libertarian Henry David
Thoreau's response when his friend Ralph Waldo Emerson visited him
in jail and asked: "Why are you in there, Henry?"
How many sisters and brothers did Benjamin
According to legend, why did Betsy Ross suggest
making the stars on the American flag five-pointed instead of
six-pointed, as originally planned?
By what names do we know twin sisters Pauline
and Esther Friedman, born on the Fourth of July, 1918?
Why was astronaut John Young reprimanded after
returning from the first multi-manned space flight with Gus Grissom
in March 1965?
What American city boasts a Moon Walk?
What American diversion did the London Times
label a "menace" in 1924 for "making devastating inroads on the
working hours of every rank of society"?
How long was Prohibition in effect in the U.S.?