Independence Day prompted media outlets across the nation to publish an article highlighting 10 difficult questions from a list of 100 possible questions that may be asked by a United States Citizenship and Immigration Services officer.
(Unlike in the actual civics exam for citizenship, readers get the benefit of multiple choice answers in the quiz below.)
Remember The Federalist Papers, everybody?
“In the 2011 study, nearly all test-takers knew why the American flag has 50 stars, but fewer than one in 10 knew the date when the Constitution was written, and only about one in 8 could name one of the writers of the Federalist Papers,” reports The New York Times.
How well would you do? It takes 6/10 answered correctly to pass. Test yourself here.