Can You Pass the US Citizenship Test?


Anyone hoping to become a naturalized US citizen must pass a civics test that assesses their knowledge of US history and government. To pass, applicants need to get at least six of 10 questions right.

Most people pass: as of September 2016 (the latest figures available) the national success rate was 91%. Think you can, too? Take our test below.

What is the name of the Speaker of the House of Representatives now?
Which state was not one of the original 13?
Who is the "Father of Our Country"?
Who wrote the Declaration of Independence
Who is the Commander in Chief of the military?>
How many amendments does the Constitution have?
Who is the Chief Justice of the United States now?
How many voting members does the House of Representatives have?
Who was President during World War I?
Name one of the states that borders Mexico


1) Paul D. Ryan 2) Vermont 3) George Washington 4) Thomas Jefferson 5) The President 6) 27 7) John Roberts 8) 435 9) Woodrow Wilson 10) California 


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