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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What defined the geographic areas of Chicago?
(c) Political affiliations.
(d) Proximity to Lake Michigan.
2. What did Richard Daley persist in calling Chicago O'Hare International Airport?
(a) Kennedy International.
(b) The Chicago Airstrip.
(d) The Airfield.
3. What did Richard Daley do through the evenings of the 1920's after he was finished with his day job with the City?
(a) He tended bar for several illegal speakeasies.
(b) He wrote campaign speeches for Democrat dignitaries.
(c) He attended DePaul Law School.
(d) He drove a truck delivering coal to factories.
4. Upon what has Richard Daley's quick rise in political influence been credited?
(a) His membership in a club named the Hamburgs that spawned a number of successful Chicago politicians.
(b) His ability to see and negotiate his way through conflict.
(c) His quiet and earnest work to help all voters get to the polls.
(d) His unique skill as an orator to persuade even the most seasoned officeholder to take action.
5. What did Royko describe as Richard Daley's character traits?
(a) Loud, profane, immoral and angry.
(b) Studious, resolved, calm and patient.
(c) Hot-tempered, simple, devious and powerful.
(d) Simple, quiet, humble and kind.
Short Answer Questions
1. When did Richard Daley prepare for speeches he gave to civic organizations?
2. What was Richard Daley's family background?
3. Where did the Introduction first appear?
4. What role did Joe McDonough play in shaping Richard Daley's political career?
5. How old was Richard Daley when he became a precinct captain for a South Side ward?
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