10 most difficult the United States riddlesThe United States quiz
What is the highest denomination US dollar banknote?
This banknote is not in general circulation. The president on it is Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President of the United States, who held office from 1913 until 1921.
Which brewery was founded by Fritz Maytag?
Anchor Brewing Company
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Frederick Louis "Fritz" Maytag III is the former owner of Anchor Brewing Company in San Francisco. His revival of Anchor Steam beer inspired many other brewers to follow, and he is often considered the father of modern microbreweries.
What state in the US is this flag?
The colors come from the national flag. 24 stars commemorate Missouri was 24th state of USA. The bears symbolized size and power of Missouri. The coat of arms means membership to Union, and crescent is symbol of new state on Lousiana territory. Adapted on 23rd March 1913
Which team won the most NBA championships?
San Antonio Spurs
Los Angeles Lakers
The Celtics dominated the League in the '60s winning 8 titles in a row and missing only one season of 1966-67. Boston total score is 17 championships. Next comes LA Lakers (16), Chicago Bulls (6) and San Antonio Spurs (5).
These are the ruins of Fort Elizabeth in Hawaii. Which country built it?
The last remaining Russian fort on the Hawaiian islands was built in the early 19th century by the Russian-American Company as the result of an alliance with High Chief Kaumualiʻi. Nowadays it is a National Historic Landmark and is administered as the Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park.
Who wrote the novel Forrest Gump, which was adapted into a film under the same name?
the book was never finished
Winston Groom is an American novelist and non-fiction writer. He is best known for his book Forrest Gump, which was adapted into a film by Robert Zemeckis in 1994. The film became a cultural phenomenon, and won six Academy Awards.
Who assassinated the U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy?
Lee Harvey Oswald
Sirhan Sirhan is a Palestinian with Jordanian citizenship who shot and mortally wounded Senator Robert F. Kennedy on June 5, 1968. He was convicted of murder and is currently serving a life sentence. He believed that he was deliberately betrayed by Kennedy's support for Israel in the Six-Day War, which had begun exactly one year to the day before the assassination.
How many feet are there in a yard?
The yard is an English unit of length, in both the British imperial and US customary systems of measurement, that comprises 3 feet or 36 inches. It is by international agreement in 1959 standardized as exactly 0.9144 meters.
Which European was the first to discover America?
Bjarni was heading to Greenland to visit his father in 986, when he drifted south and found himself near the coast of today Canada. Despite his crew eagerness, he refused to land and only attested the discovery of a land full of trees and hills.