Question of the Week

Who was the first African American to serve the U.S. Senate?

A. Clifton Reginald Wharton Sr
B. Hiram R. Revels
C. Frederick Douglass
D. Colin Powell

Answer: B. Hiram R. Revels

Source: U.S. House of Representatives

Who was the first African American woman to serve as U.S. Ambassador?

A. Carol Mosley Braun
B. Diane Watson
C. Patricia Roberts Harris
D. Condoleezza Rice

Answer: C. Patricia Roberts Harris

Source:  U.S. Diplomacy Center

How many terms did George Washington serve as president?

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4

Answer: B. 2

Source: Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Which war was George Washington a commander-in-chief of the Continental Army?

A. American Revolution
B. French and Indian War
C. Civil War
D. Spanish-American War

Answer: A. American Revolution

Source: Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

When is Inauguration day?

 

A. January 16
B. January 19
C. January 20
D. January 21

Answer: C. January 20

Source: Kids.gov

What happens on Inauguration day?

A. President takes an oath
B. Speeches
C. Parade
D. All of the above

Answer: D. All of the above

Source: Kids.gov

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