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Trivia Quiz - Richard Nixon: 37th U.S. President

President Nixon was a foreign policy champion! I found out a couple of things I didn't know as I wrote this. Hope you enjoy this quiz about him. Great Richard Nixon trivia!

Quiz Number: 2670
Date Submitted: June 24, 2008
Quiz Categories: World Leaders, Vietnam War, American Presidents
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: scarlettem
Average Score: 62.6 percent
Times Taken: 976 times
Taken by Registered Users: 18
Quiz is about: Richard M Nixon

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Richard Nixon 37th U.S. President
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1. Where was President Nixon born?
  A.   Watergate, Oregon
  B.   Yorba Linda, California
  C.   Bennington, Vermont
  D.   Ottumwa, Iowa

2. In what branch of the armed forces did President Nixon serve?
  A.   none, he was categorized as a 4F during WWII
  B.   Army
  C.   Navy
  D.   Marines

3. Under what president did Richard Nixon serve as vice president?
  A.   Truman
  B.   Johnson
  C.   Kennedy
  D.   Eisenhower

4. During which foreign conflict did President Nixon hold the office of president?
  A.   Korean War
  B.   Vietnam War
  C.   Americans held hostage in Iran
  D.   Bay of Pigs

5. Under what circumstances did President Nixon leave office?
  A.   he resigned
  B.   he was impeached and removed from office
  C.   he expired
  D.   he had served two full terms

6. Of what religion was President Nixon a member?
  A.   Quaker
  B.   Methodist
  C.   Baptist
  D.   Catholic

7. Richard Nixon declined a scholarship to what university?
  A.   Notre Dame
  B.   UCLA
  C.   WVU
  D.   Harvard

8. President Nixon was skilled at what activity that helped finance his first campaign for Congress?
  A.   sewing and alterations
  B.   singing
  C.   playing poker
  D.   auto mechanic

9. President Nixon mentioned the name of his dog in one of his speeches. What was the dog's name?
  A.   Millie
  B.   Him
  C.   Macaroni
  D.   Checkers

10. How many justices did President Nixon appoint to the Supreme Court?
  A.   4
  B.   3
  C.   2
  D.   9®   

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