placeholder image to represent content


Quiz by Mary Ann Smith

Feel free to use or edit a copy

includes Teacher and Student dashboards

Measure skills
from any curriculum

Tag the questions with any skills you have. Your dashboard will track each student's mastery of each skill.

With a free account, teachers can
  • edit the questions
  • save a copy for later
  • start a class game
  • automatically assign follow-up activities based on students’ scores
  • assign as homework
  • share a link with colleagues
  • print as a bubble sheet

Our brand new solo games combine with your quiz, on the same screen

Correct quiz answers unlock more play!

New Quizalize solo game modes
11 questions
Show answers
  • Q1
    In the 19th century, Pittsburgh went from being one of the smallest cities in the United States to the tenth largest city in 1900. Which reasons BEST explain this growth?
    Natural beauty and clear mountain air
    Fort Pitt was an important military base and located near 3 major rivers
    The opening of the National Road and rich coal and petroleum
    Rich coal and petroleum and it was located near 4 major rivers
  • Q2
    Why was Pearl Harbor important to WWII?
    It was bombed by Germany and the US entered the war.
    It was bombed by Japan and forced the US to enter the war.
    It was the beginning of the cattle trails
    It was a beautiful city and military enjoyed visiting.
  • Q3
    What was the Chisholm Trail?
    It started in Texas and was used to move cattle to railheads.
    It started in Texas and was used to move coal to other states.
    It started in Texas and was used to make bombs.
    It started in Texas and was used to move military missiles.
  • Q4
    What happened in Montgomery, Alabama?
    Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I have a dream" speech.
    Rosa Parks was arrested for voting.
    Martin Luther King Jr. was arrested for riots.
    Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat and the Montgomery Bus Boycott began.
  • Q5
    What was significant about Kitty Hawk, North Carolina?
    The Bus Boycott began there.
    The Wright brothers began making bombs.
    The Wright brother made their first flight in an airplane.
    Japan bombed the US
  • Q6
    What happened in Chicago, Illinois in 1871?
    It was destroyed by a fire, but grew back quickly and became an industrial giant.
    It was an industrial giant for iron, steel, coal and glass.
    It was destroyed by a fire.
    It was a military base.
  • Q7
    What effect did specialization of labor have on Henry Ford's car manufacturing process?
    It forced him to increase investment in capital goods.
    It required him to hire more workers.
    It lowered the cost of labor per car.
    It allowed him to increase the cost of his cars.
  • Q8
    During the 1920s, the accomplishments of Charles Lindbergh helped stir the US interest in
    foreign policy
    air travel
    wilderness exploration
    radio broadcasting
  • Q9
    What was the Harlem Renaissance?
    first solo flight across the Atlantic
    banks closed because everyone took their money out
    African American art movement
    a drought caused by over planting crops
  • Q10
    Who were 3 important people during the Harlen Renaissance?
    Charles Lindbergh, Babe Ruth, Duke Ellington
    Langston Hughes, Babe Ruth, Henry Ford
    Langston Hughes, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington
    Louis Armstrong, Babe Ruth, Duke Ellington
  • Q11
    What was Black Tuesday?
    the stock market crash of 1929
    a drought caused by over planting crops
    the assembly line specialization
    the first solo flight across the Atlantic

Teachers give this quiz to your class