How well would you do on the U.S. naturalization test?

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Sophie Ho, special to

WASHINGTON– On the eve of the celebration of America’s birthday, WTOP pulled 15 questions from the civics portion of the U.S. naturalization test. See how well you’d do.

All explanations are adapted from the USCIS Citizenship Resource Center. To find the full list of questions, visit the USCIS website.

Applicants must correctly answer six of the 10 questions, pulled from a list of 100 questions, in order to pass the naturalization interview.

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