1. The “Star-Spangled Banner” originally had a different name. What was that name?
 
 
 
 
2. What were the bangs the Crew heard when they visited Francis Scott Key on the ship in 1814?
 
 
 
 
3. What famous American made sure everyone at the Convention kept things secret?
 
 
 
 
4. What building holds the Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights, and U.S. Constitution?
 
 
 
 
5. What is the name of the plan created by the smaller states at the Convention?
 
 
 
 
6. In what year did the United States actually become independent?
 
 
 
 
7. Whose rights did George Mason want to protect with the Bill of Rights?
 
 
 
 

8. E Pluribus Unum means “Out of many, .”

9. How many chambers does Congress have?
 
 
 
 
10. Which colony became the first state in 1787?
 
 
 
 
11. Where do Rush Revere and Tommy go to see Tommy’s grandfather?
 
 
 
 
12. What is the name of the fort the Crew could see in the distance from the ship in Baltimore Harbor?
 
 
 
 
13. The bald eagle, an important American symbol, represents strength and freedom.
 
 
14. Which branch of government meets in the Capitol Building?
 
 
 
15. Who wrote the “Star-Spangled Banner”?
 
 
 
 
16. What plan did James Madison work on for months to present at the Constitutional Convention?
 
 
 
 
17. The Battle of Fort McHenry was fought during the War of 1814.
 
 
18. What place is known as the ”Nation’s Capital”?
 
 
 
 

19. “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created .”

20. Someone who served in the military is a .