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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter III.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In his earlier years as Chicago Mayor, Richard Daley walked down Michigan Avenue to greet people. Why did he stop the practice?
(a) The neighborhood became run-down and embarrassing.
(b) He moved to a new, spacious house which made a trip to Michigan for a walk impractical.
(c) People who protested his power were a potential threat to his safety.
(d) The walk in the early morning air was hard on his declining health.
2. Who was the president who appointed Abraham Marovitz and what year was it done?
(a) John F. Kennedy, 1961.
(b) Harry S. Truman, 1952.
(c) John F. Kennedy, 1963.
(d) Lyndon Baines Johnson, 1967.
3. What was the result to Richard Daley from the unusual circumstance of Clarence Wagner dropping out of the contest for Chairman of the Cook County Democratic Central Committee?
(a) Daley was both feared and respected by the hard fighting politicians in Chicago.
(b) Richard Daley was suspected of being corrupt and unworthy of trust for several years.
(c) Daley was seen as an uncouth opportunist who took advantage of the misfortunes of his political opponenets.
(d) Richard Daley became Chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party.
4. How did Richard Daley's talent affect the 1948 election?
(a) His ability to turn out votes helped Harry Truman win the presidential election.
(b) He knew how to use his office to raise funds.
(c) He was able to organize campaign ralleys that helped Harry Truman win the presidential election.
(d) He developed campaign ads that made people believe that Thomas Dewey was planning to desegregate Chicago.
5. Where did the Introduction first appear?
(a) New York Times.
(b) Chicago Tribune.
(c) Chicago Sun-Times.
(d) Chicago Herald.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Richard Daley receive when he finally became Chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party?
2. What was the label that was given to those who had similar views to Richard Daley in the Cook County Democratic Party?
3. What was Richard Daley's advice to city officials getting money on the sly?
4. Who was the president that Richard Daley supposedly helped to elect?
5. How did Royko describe Richard Daley's response to political brawls in Chicago?
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