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Test Your Knowledge of American Frontiersman Daniel Boone
On June 7, 1769, frontiersman Daniel Boone set eyes on what present-day state?

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1. On June 7, 1769, frontiersman Daniel Boone set eyes on what present-day state?
   Tennessee
   Pennsylvania
   Kentucky
   North Carolina
   Georgia
2. Born in Pennsylvania, where did Daniel Boone spend much of his youth?
   North Carolina
   Georgia
   Tennessee
   New York
   Missouri
3. Boone joined up to fight in what war at the age of 23?
   Black Hawk War
   War of 1812
   Revolutionary War
   Border Skirmishes
   French and Indian War
4. Who identified a westward opening in the Appalachian Mountains?
   Thomas Jefferson
   Thomas Walker
   Meriwether Clark
   Francis Drake
   Davy Crockett
5. Who prohibited westward migration before the Revolutionary War?
   Germans
   French
   No one
   British
   Native Americans
6. Boone worked for what company to establish a trail through the Cumberland Gap in 1775?
   Transylvania Company
   Walker Company
   Jefferson Company
   Beam Company
   Bourbon Company
7. What was the name of the road Boone cut through the Cumberland Gap?
   Boone Highway
   Cumberland Court
   Wilderness Road
   Bourbon Throughway
   American Rebel
8. What was the first capital of what became Kentucky?
   Boonetown
   Wilderness City
   Transylvania
   Frankfurt
   Boonesborough
9. Who captured Boone during the Revolutionary War?
   British
   French
   Shawnees
   Cherokees
   Virginians
10. Where did Boone finally end up?
   Missouri
   Colorado
   Kentucky
   Virginia
   California