Almost everyone knows this story is apocryphal at best. But do you know whether the following statements are fact or myth?
John Hancock was the first to sign the Declaration of Independence.
Washington, D.C., has always been the U.S. capital.
The ice cream cone was invented on Coney Island.
July 4 became a holiday in 1776.
The American Revolution began in 1776.
Play the new "Fact or Myth" game in the America's Library Web site to test your historical knowledge. The game is in the "Jump Back in Time" section of the site. A new question will appear each time you visit this page. (If you don't see a "Fact or Myth" question when you go to this page, refresh the page until you do.)