Case Closed: Lee Harvey Oswald and the Assassination of JFK Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. When was Oswald fired from his job at the Coffee Company?

2. Where was the home Oswald was living in at the start of Chapter 5?

3. Whose home was Oswald living at in the start of Chapter 5?

4. What did Oswald tell the KGB agent interviewing him at the Soviet Embassy?

5. Who did Marina stay with while waiting for Oswald to find a job?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why did the FBI reopen its case on Oswald according to Chapter 6?

2. What happened in the days after Oswald reached Moscow on October 16, 1959?

3. Who was Yuri Nosenko according to Chapter 3 and what did he say of Russia's opinion of Oswald?

4. What did Annie Odio say about Oswald?

5. What did Michael Paine want to show Oswald?

6. What did Lee do on September 25, 1963 according to Chapter 9?

7. What does Chapter 7 say about conflicting evidence?

8. Who was Lee Harvey Oswald raised by according to the author, cited in Chapter 1?

9. Where did Oswald stay at first according to Chapter 10?

10. What does Chapter 6 say Lee forced Marina to do?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

The shooting of president Kennedy had a profound impact on the American people, but also a profound impact on the Secret Service. How did the Secret Service change because of the assassination? Use the text and secondary sources to support your discussion.

Essay Topic 2

President Kennedy's assassination heavily impacted the people of the United States. Discuss the impact of the assassination on American life, such as fear, changes in government, and other affects. Students should use the text, secondary sources, interviews and other methods in order to support the discussion.

Essay Topic 3

Why do you think Lee was both interested in Communism and the Marines when those two interests seem contradictory? Use the text to support your discussion.

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