тест по Америке



1. Christopher Columbus discovered America in . . .

a) 1402 b) 1392 c) 1492 d) 1482

2. There are … stripes on the American flag.

a) 60 b) 13 c) 9 d) 7

3. The colours of the American flag are .

a) red, white, green b)red, white, blue c)red, white, dark blue d) red and blue

4. There are… states in the United States of America.

а) 19 b)23 с) 50 d)48

5. The US is washed by the … in the west.

а) Black Sea b) Japan Sea c) Northern Sea d) Pacific Ocean

6. About… million people live in the US.

a) 300 b)250 c)450 d) 180

7. The greatest river in the US is the .

а)Amazon River b) Colorado c) Mississippi d) Missouri

8. The . . . is one of America’s main tourist attractions.

a) Grand Canyon b) Grand River c) Big Canyon d) High Mountain

9. The United States sometimes called the …. .

a)«Old World» b) «New World» c) «Young World» d) «Wild World»

10. . . .an American astronaut, the first man who stepped on the Moon in 1969.

a)Paul Mc Courtney b)Diesel Washington c) Bill Williams d) Neil Armstrong

11. The capital of US is… .

a) New York b)Los Angelis c) Washington d) Seattle

12. The Congress is divided into two parts: the House of Representatives and the …

a) Senate b) Church c)White Hall d)Parliament

13. A senator’s term is ….

a)6 month b) 6 years c) 10 years d) 12 years

14. A person who wants to become President must be at least… years old.

a) 45 b) 18 c) 24 d) 35

15. Americans vote for the president in … of every leap year.

a) January b) April c) November d) December

16. A person who wants to become President must live in the US for at least . . . years before becoming President.

a) 10 b)20 c) 14 d) 25

17. According to the US Constitution, a president must be elected every . . . years.

a) 4 b) 6 c) 2 d) 5

18.To become a US president you must be . . . or older.

a) 45 b) 25 c) 35 d) 21

19. The … War lasted from 1861 till 1865.

World b) Big c) Cold d) Civil

20. The first US President was ….

Columbus b)George Washington c) Abraham Lincoln d) Bill Clinton

21. George Washington was born in ….

Virginia b)Washington c) New York d) Hollywood

22. George Washington died in ….

1179 b) 1750 с) 1810 d) 1814

23. Abraham Lincoln was the … President of the USA.

a)2 nd b)7 th c)11 th d)16 th

24. Abraham grew up in the ….

a)South Middle West b)Middle East c) Middle West d) North

25. Abraham Lincoln became 16th American President in ….

a) 1850b) 1861 c)1867 d) 1882

26. Abe Lincoln was a professional….

a)lawyer b)story-teller c) teacher d) military man

27. Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation in .

a)1836b)1863 c) 1888 d) 1900

28. George Washington was born in a … family.

a)artist’sb)planter’s c) painter’s d) dancer’s

29. The first US President is known to all Americans as ….

a)«The Father of the Country» b)«The Father of the Nation» c)«The Father of the America»

d)«The Mother of the Nation»

30. America is called as “a melting pot” because . . .

a) there are no old customs and traditions b) all people who live there are called “Americans”

c) its people are a mixture of different nationalities