QUESTIONS: America in the XVIII century.

When the British colonization of North America?


  1. 1492
  2. 1607
  3. 1648
Answer: b

Puritans, the Pilgrims came to the shores of North America and founded the colony of New England on the ship:


  1. "Virginia"
  2. "Plymouth"
  3. "Mayflower"
Answer: c

The first English colony in North America known as:


  1. New England
  2. Virginia
  3. Pennsylvania
Answer: b

Declaration of Independence was proclaimed at work:


  1. And the Continental Congress
  2. Second Continental Congress
  3. U.S. Congress
Answer: b

In what year the war for independence the U.S.?


  1. 1773
  2. 1774
  3. 1775
  4. 1776
Answer: c

USA was the first capital city:


  1. New York
  2. Philadelphia
  3. Yorktown
  4. Washington
Answer: b

The authors of the Declaration of Independence were:


  1. Jefferson and Adams
  2. Franklin and Washington
  3. Washington and Madison
Answer: a

A decisive battle of the Revolutionary War took place:


  1. 1775 at Boston
  2. 1777 at Saratoga
  3. 1781 near Yorktown
Answer: b

Which countries supported the independence of U.S. military assistance provided to her?


  1. Prussia
  2. France
  3. Holland
  4. Spain
  5. Portugal
Answer: b, c, d

When the current re-adopted Constitution of the USA?


  1. 1776
  2. 1783
  3. 1787
  4. 1791
Answer: c

Who was the first U.S. president?


  1. George Washington
  2. T. Jefferson
  3. J. Adams
Answer: a

When England recognized the independence of the United States?


  1. 1776
  2. 1781
  3. 1783
  4. 1787
Answer: c