50 Fun Hamilton Trivia Questions and Answers

Hamilton Trivia Questions and Answers

Alexander Hamilton was a founding father who a musical was made about. How much of the man do you know? How much of his music do you know? We have carefully complied this interesting Hamilton trivia questions  Test your knowledge of the topic.

1. Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of which country?

The United States

2. What did French immigrant Marquis de Lafayette represent of non-Americans

Work ethic

3. “In New York, you can be a new man” was the opening number of which show?

Alexander Hamilton


4. Aaron Burr told Hamilton he needed to talk less and do what more?


5. Peggy sang to stand out during what?

The Schuyler Sisters

6. King George threatened to kill the family and friends of whom if they disobeyed him?

The Founding Fathers

7. Who said “dying is easy, living is harder”

George Washington

8. Who joked that everything was legal in New Jersey?

Alex and Philip

9. Who lived another 50 years but wasn’t “enough”?


10. What’s the first line of the musical Hamilton?

‘How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore…‘

11. Why did Eliza laugh at her sister?

Because she wanted to create a Harem

12. Who described himself as inimitable and original in Wait For It?

Aaron Burr

13. Who sang “da da da dat da, da da da da dat da da…” 94 times in You’ll Be Back

King George III

14. Who was America’s ‘favorite fighting Frenchman’?

Marquis de Lafayette

15. What play did Hamilton reference when6his colleagues viewed him to be a villain?


16. What did Angelica6inow Alex wouldn’t misplace by mistake?

A comma


17. Whose son was Philip?

Alexander Hamilton

18. Whose daughter was Theodosia?

Aaron Burr

19. Why was Hamilton unelectable as America’s President?

He admitted to an affair

20. Who sang ‘there are moments when you’re in too deep, it’s easier to just swim down‘ during Its Quiet Uptown?


21. Who was young, scrappy, and hungry?

Alexander Hamilton

22. Who said he “imagined death so much it feels more like a memory”?

Alexander Hamilton

23. What’s the last line that was sung in the entire show?

Who lives, who dies, who tells your story

24. What was Hamilton famous for under President Washington?

Secretary of Treasury

25. Who tried blackmailing Hamilton?


26. What’s the title of the song: “I am inimitable, I am an original.”

Wait for it

27. Who played Peggy?

Jasmine Cephas-Jones

28. Identify the song “Yo, I’m a tailor’s apprentice, And I got y’all knuckleheads in loco parentis”

My shot

29. What reason made Aaron Burr challenge Hamilton?

Because Hamilton supported Jefferson

30. What’s the title of the song “You want a revolution? I want a revelation!”

The Shuyler Sisters

31. “Everyone will sit under their own vine and under their own fig tree” is whose favorite scripture?

George Washington

32. What are the first lines of the song It’s Quiet Uptown?

There are moments that the words don’t reach. There is suffering too terrible to name”

33. Which song didn’t King George III  sing?

Farmer Refuted

34. What’s the title of the song “Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. We fought for these ideals; we shouldn’t settle for less. These are wise words, enterprising men quote em, don’t act surprised, you guys, ‘cause I wrote em!”

Cabinet Battle #1

35. In My Shot, what compliment was given to Laurens?

I like you a lot

36. What’s the last spoken word of the musical?


37. Name the two characters that sang “One Last Time”

George Washington and Alexander Hamilton

38. What’s the title of the song “You have married an Icarus. He has flown too close to the sun”?


39. What’s the title of the song “Now you call me “amoral,”/ A “dangerous disgrace,”/ If you’ve got something to say/ Name a time and place/ Face to face”…

Your obedient servant

40. Which member of the ensemble wore the Gypsy Robe during the opening night?

Betsy Struxness

41. “Heed not the rabble who scream ‘revolution!’…”

They have not your interests at heart

42. In which song will you find the lines “You’re absolutely right, John should have shot him in the mouth, that would have shut him up”?

Meet me inside

43. What’s the title of the song “Let me tell you what I wish I’d known when I was young and dreamed of glory: you have no control.”

History Has Its Eyes On You

44. “Don’t modulate the key then not debate with me” can be found in which song?

Farmer Refuted

45. “Forgiveness, can you imagine” can be found in which song?

It’s Quiet Uptown

46. “No one really knows how the game is played, the art of the trade, how the sausage gets made” can be found in which song?

The Room Where It Happens

47. When did Hamilton start writing Dear Theodosia?

When he got a dog

48. Who said he was “taking this horse by the reins, making redcoats redder with bloodstains”?

Marquis de Lafayette

49. “My father’s stone-faced while you’re asking for his blessing. I’m dying inside as you wine and dine and I’m trying not to cry but there’s nothing that your mind can’t do” appears in which song?


50. What line preceded “Where I come from, some get half as many?”

“I never thought I’d live past twenty.”

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