There’s more to the U.S. South than topics taught during history class. Find out how well you know the U.S. South! What year was the settlement at Jamestown founded? 1607. 1622. 1676. 1712. Which of these states was the first to secede from the Union? Georgia. South Carolina. Texas. North Carolina. Where was Louis Armstrong born? Texas. Oklahoma. Florida. Louisiana. An entrepreneur named Harland Sanders was known for what southern delicacy? Popeye's Chicken. Aunt Jemima Pancakes. Kentucky Fried Chicken. White Castle Burgers. European exploration in Florida began in 1513, which explorer is credited as the first to create a written history for the area? William Clark. Christopher Columbus. Francisco Vásquez de Coronado. Juan Ponce de León. Which state were George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison born in? Virgina. North Carolina. Texas. Maryland. Who was president of the Confederacy during the civil war? James Hagood. Calvin Coolidge. Jefferson Davis. Jesse Helms. Which rock band recorded a song called "Sweet Home Alabama?" Rush. Lynyrd Skynyrd. Pearl Jam. The Rolling Stones. Which is the oldest college in the South (and second oldest in the United States)? University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Duke University. The College of William & Mary. University of Georgia. Which modern state was NOT included in the Louisiana purchase? Missouri. Alabama. Arkansas. Oklahoma.