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Trivia Quiz - The Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Part 1

This is quiz 1 of 2 regarding the facts surrounding the John Kennedy assassination. I would consider these easy questions; part 2 questions will be more difficult.

Quiz Number: 3871
Date Submitted: March 06, 2011
Quiz Categories: American Presidents, World Leaders, Assassinations
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 85.9 percent
Times Taken: 567 times
Taken by Registered Users: 22
Quiz is about: John F. Kennedy Jr.

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1. In what U.S. city was President Kennedy assassinated?
  A.   Austin, Texas
  B.   Houston, Texas
  C.   Ft. Worth, Texas
  D.   Dallas, Texas

2. Aside from President Kennedy, who else was shot in the presidential limousine?
  A.   Gov. John Connally
  B.   Mrs. Connally
  C.   Roy Kellerman, head of the Secret Service
  D.   Mrs. Kennedy

3. On what street was the limousine when President Kennedy was killed?
  A.   Main St.
  B.   Elm St.
  C.   Houston St.
  D.   Commerce St.

4. Lee Harvey Oswald was the only person ever arrested as a suspect in the assassination of President Kennedy. In what Dealey Plaza building did he work?
  A.   Dal-Tex Building
  B.   Old Court House
  C.   Texas School Book Depository
  D.   Dallas County Records Building

5. To what hospital was President Kennedy taken after he was shot?
  A.   Presbyterian Dallas
  B.   Parkland Hospital
  C.   Medical City Hospital
  D.   Dallas Methodist Hospital

6. Near the sniper's nest, police found a rifle with Lee Oswald's palm print on it. What kind of rifle was it?
  A.   Schmidt-Rubin
  B.   Remington Ultra Magnum
  C.   Swedish Mauser
  D.   Mannlicher-Carcano

7. Who filmed the most studied film of the the assassination of John F. Kennedy?
  A.   Jean Hill
  B.   Abraham Zapruder
  C.   Orville Nix
  D.   Marie Muchmore

8. President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed a commission to investigate the assassination of President Kennedy. Who headed the commission?
  A.   Earl Warren, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
  B.   Allen Dulles, former CIA Director
  C.   Gerald Ford, US Senator
  D.   John J. McCloy, former President of the World Bank

9. Where was Lee Harvey Oswald arrested?
  A.   gas station
  B.   department store
  C.   his home
  D.   movie theatre

10. In what year was President Kennedy assassinated?
  A.   1961
  B.   1962
  C.   1963
  D.   1964®   

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