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Question of the Week

What day of the week are national elections held?

A. Monday
B. Tuesday
C. Friday
D. Saturday

Answer: B. Tuesday

Source: Federal Election Commission

How often are U.S. Presidential Elections held?

A. Every 2 years
B. Every year
C. Every 4 years
D. Every 8 years

Answer: C. Every 4 years

Source: Federal Election Commission


What is the name of the chart listing all the elements?

A. Periodic Cycle
B. Periodic Table
C. Element Table
D. Element Cycle

Answer: B. Periodic Table

Source: Los Alamos National Laboratory

What was the 50th state to join the union?

A. Puerto Rico
B. California
C. Hawaii
D. Alaska

Answer: C. Hawaii

Source: Hawaii.gov


What is the atomic symbol for oxygen?

A. UUo
B. Os
C. Po
D. O

Answer: D. O

Source: Los Alamos National Laboratory

Which is part of the Constitution?

A. Preamble
B. Articles
C. Amendments
D. All of the above

Answer: D. All of the above

Source: Hawaii.gov

What is the first amendment?

A. Freedom of religion
B. Freedom of speech
C. Freedom of the press
D. All of the above

Answer: D: All of the above

Source: National Archives

Which animal symbolizes the United States of America?

A. Bald eagle
B. Dog
C. Bear
D. Horse

Answer: A. Bald eagle 

Source: Ben's Guide

Which part of the government includes the Senate?

A. Executive Branch
B. Judicial Branch
C. Legislative Branch
D. White House

Answer: C. Legislative Branch

Source: WhiteHouse.gov

Who is the current Vice President of the U.S.?

A. Dick Cheney
B. Joe Biden
C. George Bush
D. Al Gore

Answer: B. Joe Biden 

Source: WhiteHouse.gov

Which is not one of three branches of Government?

A. Legislative
B. Congress
C. Executive
D. Judicial

Answer: B. Congress

Source: Ben's Guide


Who is our Secretary of State?

A. Barbara Bush
B. Hillary Clinton
C. Michelle Obama
D. Condoleezza Rice

Answer: B. Hillary Clinton

Source: Department of State


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