ORIGINALLY FROM BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA, DANIELA FRANCO IS FEATURES EDITOR FOR THE DESERT SUN, A USA TODAY AND GANNETT PUBLICATION, BASED OUT OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA.

SHE HAS PREVIOUSLY WRITTEN FOR NBC NEWSTHE NEW YORK TIMES STUDENT JOURNALISM INSTITUTE AND TAKEPART.COM.

SHE STUDIED JOURNALISM, SOCIOLOGY AND LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY'S GALLATIN SCHOOL OF INDIVIDUALIZED STUDY.

Quiz: Could you pass the U.S. Citizenship Test?

Quiz: Could you pass the U.S. Citizenship Test?

In order to become a United States citizen, you must pass a naturalization test, which includes an English and a civics test.

There are 100 civics questions and potential citizens are asked up to 10 of these during an interview with a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services official. They have to answer six out of the 10 questions correctly to pass the test.

he actual civics test is NOT a multiple choice test. Some answers may change because of elections or political appointments, these are the answers as of Nov. 8, 2016.

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