Question of the Week

Who was the first to sign the Declaration of Independence?

A. John Hancock
B. Samuel Adams
C. Thomas Jefferson
D. Lewis Morris

Answer: A. John Hancock

Source: National Archives

True or False: The Declaration of Independence is legally binding.

A. True
B. False

Answer: B. False

Source: National Archives

What is the proper way to fold a flag?

A. Like a towel
B. Keep it unfolded
C. Into a triangle
D. Like a t-shirt

Answer: C. Into a triangle

Source: USA.gov

When do you fly the flag at half-staff?

A. In time of national mourning
B. New Year’s Day
C. When it’s snowing
D. Flag Day

Answer: A. In time of national mourning

Source: USA.gov

What is the song Taps?

A. Played at military funeral
B. Played on a bugle or trumpet
C. Has 24 notes
D. All of the above

Answer: D. All of the above

Source: Department of Veterans Affairs

Why is the poppy flower important?

A. Flower of Remembrance
B. Poem by John McCrae
C. During World War I
D. All of the above

Answer: D. All of the above

Source: Department of Veterans Affairs

Page last updated: Jun 21st, 2017