Newsletter May 2012 – The U.S. Naturalization Civics Test: Question 22

A, B, and D are INCORRECT

The CORRECT answer is C.

22. Why does the flag have 13 stripes?
A) because the stripes represent the members of the Second Continental Congress
B) because it was considered lucky to have 13 stripes on the flag
C) because the stripes represent the original colonies
D) because the stripes represent the number of signatures on the U.S. Constitution

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