The present generation should know about the people who have done something exceptional for their nation in the past. They are the inspirations for them and we should pay tribute to those who have worked for us. Therefore, Black History month is renowned in February to honor the African American men and women who played their roles in different zones of the U.S. such as military, entertainment, science, and sports. Carter G. Woodson is known as the father of Black History. He was an author and wrote many books on the role of blacks in the development of the United States.
Martin Luther King Jr., Harriet Tubman, Muhammad Ali, George Washington Carver, Barack Obama are among the African Americans who gained a noticeable place in Black History due to their contributions to the country. Moreover, Hiram Rhodes Revels and Joseph Rainy were the first African Americans who served their services as a Senator and a Representative respectively in Congress. If you want to teach, your kids more about Black History then go through these Black History trivia for Kids questions and answers.
Black History Trivia for Kids
1. Which month is dedicated as Black History?
2. Why black history month is distinguished?
3. Who is known as the father of Black History?
4. Who are the prominent persons associated with Black History?
5. Name the first African-American woman who won five Grammy Awards in a year.
6. Who was the first African American who graduated from Harvard University?
7. How he served for the United States?
8. How many Africans did the Europeans bring to the Americas?
9. How many of them were shifted to the United States (current)?
10. How they were brought to the America?
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11. Where the black explorers settled in the 16th century?
12. When the history of Africans in the United States began?
13. Who is the most celebrated explorer of the Americas?
14. How many blacks were there in the United States in 1790?
15. What was the first colony to legalize slavery in 1641?
16. How many blacks served in the U.S. Army by the end of the Civil War?
17. How many worked in the Navy?
18. How many black soldiers died in the war?
19. Who opened the door for the African Americans to enter in the U.S. Army?
20. Who were the first African Americans who served in the Congress?
21. How many African Americans served at the Congress in total?
22. When Joseph Rainey became the first African-American Representative?
23. Who were the African American members who won the election during the 19th century?
24. When the first black college founded in America?
25. What was the name of the university?
26. Who invented the gas mask?
27. What is his another contribution in the U.S. history?
28. In which college the rapper Tupac Shakur studied?
29. Who played Katherine Johnson in the movie ‘Hidden Figures’?
30. Who won the Major League Baseball’s Silver Slugger Award twelve times?
31. Allred Collin belongs to which political party?
32. Adams Alma was a Representative from which country?
33. What is the real name of the artist ‘Future’?
34. When the first black college football game held?
35. How Taraji P. Henson helped the NASA’s Space program?
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