Civics (History & Government) Questions for the Naturalization Test
Recent American History and Other Important Historical Information
- Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s.*
▪ World War I
▪ World War II
▪ Korean War
▪ Vietnam War
▪ (Persian) Gulf War
- Who was President during World War I? – (Woodrow) Wilson
- Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II? – (Franklin) Roosevelt
- Who did the United States fight in World War II? – Japan, Germany, and Italy
- Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in? – World War II
- During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States? – Communism
- What movement tried to end racial discrimination? – civil rights (movement)
- What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?*
▪ fought for civil rights
▪ worked for equality for all Americans
- What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States? – Terrorists attacked the United States.
- Name one American Indian tribe in the United States.
[USCIS Officers will be supplied with a list of federally recognized American Indian tribes.]
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