31 Trivia Questions about the 4th of July

31 Trivia Questions about the 4th of July

                                                American Flag

•1.   What was the main reason the U.S. declared independence?

•2.   How many people signed the Declaration of Independence?

•3.   In what city was the Declaration of Independence signed?

•4.   What are the first seven words of the Declaration of Independence?

•5.   Who approved the Declaration of Independence?

•6.   Whose signature is the largest on the Declaration of Independence?

•7.   Who proposed "Lee's Resolution" on June 1, 1776, declaring that we were independent of Great Britain?

•8.   Who was the king of England when the colonies declared their independence?

•9.   How many people were living in the U. S. in 1776?

•10.Where does the word "patriotism" come from?

•11. What were the colors of the first flag?

•12. What is our national bird?

•13. Where is the Liberty Bell located?

•14. Does the Liberty Bell still ring today?

•15. How did the name "Uncle Sam" originate?

•16. What is the name of the National Anthem?

•17. Who wrote the words to the National Anthem?

•18. Who wrote the music for the National Anthem?

•19. Who wrote the Pledge of Allegiance?

•20. Who sewed the first official American flag?

Betsy Ross Presenting the Flag

•21. Why were the stars in a circle on the first flag?

•22.How tall is the Statue of Liberty?

•23. What country gave us the Statue of Liberty?

•24. How many hotdogs are consumed on July 4th each year?

•25. How much money is spent on fireworks every year?

•26. Who invented fireworks?

•27.How many people have cook outs on July 4th?

•28.When did the Liberty Bell crack?

•29.When did the Fourth of July become a national holiday?

•30.Under what circumstances did "The Star Spangled Banner" become the national anthem of the U.S.A?

•31. How did the US get the motto "In God We Trust"?

*See how many questions you know the answers to. I will post the answers tomorrow morning.

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