The World's Great Speeches Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through United States Government.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. According to Sir Robert Borden's speech "The Voice of the Empire", how many years had gone by without a threat of their empire?
(a) 50 years.
(b) 25 years.
(c) 100 years.
(d) 150 years.

2. What battleship did the Japanese formally surrender to the United States on?
(a) Enterprise.
(b) Washington.
(c) Missouri.
(d) Arizona.

3. According to Anthony Eden's speech "A Firm Policy", what should the objective of foreign policy be?
(a) Prevention of hunger.
(b) Economic growth.
(c) Maintenance of peace.
(d) World domination.

4. Who wrote that "the decision to dissolve Parliament was based on the best interests of the public"?
(a) Emmeline Pankhurst.
(b) David Lloyd George.
(c) Sir Edward Grey.
(d) Oliver Cromwell.

5. According to the speech "On the Dissolution of Parliament", who was seized so Colonel Overton might lead the army?
(a) Sir Edward Grey.
(b) General Monk.
(c) Sir Robert Walpole.
(d) Oliver Cromwell.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who was the Republican candidate for President in 1944 and said "we have a rendezvous with destiny"?

2. What significant event of the American Revolution did Maverick, Gray, Caldwell, Attucks and Carr die?

3. Which country did Italy receive modest material aid from during the war?

4. Who was the leader of the Bolshevist party and first dictator of Russia?

5. Eisenhower stated that a common bind existed between a rice grower in Burma and a wheat planter of what U.S. state?

(see the answer key)

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