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This Week In Political Trivia: March 18

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Our weekly NationalJournal. Com trivia quiz, powered by the Almanac of American Politics!

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  • 1. 
    What member of Congress was born in an Arizona internment camp?
    • A. 

      Rep. Mike Honda, D-Calif.

    • B. 

      Sen. Daniel Akaka, D-Hawaii

    • C. 

      Rep. Doris Matsui, D-Calif.

    • D. 

      Rep. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii

  • 2. 
    What member of Congress had his quotes assembled into a book by a newspaper columnist titled King Kong Krazy?
    • A. 

      Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa

    • B. 

      Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y.

    • C. 

      Rep. Raul M. Grijalva, D-Ariz.

    • D. 

      Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas

  • 3. 
    A dispute over what area of land almost caused Michigan and Ohio to go to war in the 1830s?
    • A. 

      Michigan's Upper Peninsula

    • B. 

      Fort Wayne, Ind.

    • C. 

      Lansing, Mich.

    • D. 

      Toledo, Ohio

  • 4. 
    The Hal Rogers Parkway, located in Southeastern Kentucky and named after the Republican congressman, was formerly named after what famous American?
    • A. 

      Colonel Harland Sanders

    • B. 

      Henry Clay

    • C. 

      Daniel Boone

    • D. 

      Jim Bowie

  • 5. 
    What former governor took a leave of absence from Harvard Law School to teach at a Jesuit mission in Honduras?
    • A. 

      Mitt Romney, R-Mass.

    • B. 

      Tim Kaine, D-Va.

    • C. 

      Jennifer Granholm, D-Mich.

    • D. 

      John Chafee, R-R.I.