EL Civics for ESL Students

Thomas Jefferson Quiz Answers

1. Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?

Thomas Jefferson.

2. When was Thomas Jefferson born?

April 13, 1743.

3. When did Thomas Jefferson die?

He died on July 4, 1826, on the 50th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.

4. What university did Thomas Jefferson start?

The University of Virginia.

5. What territory did the United States buy from France in 1803?

The Louisiana Territory.


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