WONDER #2058: What Was the War of 1812?

Question 1 of 3

The War of 1812 ended with the ratification of the Treaty of what?

  1. London
  2. Ghent
  3. Washington
  4. Canada

Question 2 of 3

In August 1814, British forces burned which famous building?

  1. White House
  2. Waffle House
  3. Eiffel Tower
  4. Leaning Tower of Pisa

Question 3 of 3

The Americans’ successful defense of Fort McHenry and Baltimore inspired Francis Scott Key to write which famous poem?

  1. America the Beautiful
  2. Bad Blood
  3. The Star-Spangled Banner
  4. God Bless America

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