Cesar Chavez's Personal Life And Activism! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Cesar Chavez was an American labor leader and Latino American civil rights activist. Along with Dolores Huerta, he co-founded the National Farm Workers Association, later renamed the United Farm Workers (UFW) union. This short quiz will test your knowledge of what you know about Cesar Chavez.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who secured funds for the CSO so that Cesar Chavez can be employed as an organizer?

    • A.

      Fred Ross

    • B.

      Father Donald McDonnell 

    • C.

      Donald Trump 

    • D.

      Hilary Clinton 

    Correct Answer
    A. Fred Ross
    Explanation
    Fred Ross secured funds for the CSO so that Cesar Chavez could be employed as an organizer.

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  • 2. 

    Why did Cesar Chavez travel around California when he was an organizer for CSO?

    • A.

      To seek funds

    • B.

      To set up other chapters of the CSO 

    • C.

      To settle disputes

    • D.

      To restore stability

    Correct Answer
    B. To set up other chapters of the CSO 
    Explanation
    Cesar Chavez traveled around California when he was an organizer for CSO in order to set up other chapters of the organization. This suggests that he was responsible for expanding the reach and influence of CSO by establishing new branches in different locations across California. By doing so, Chavez aimed to increase the organization's presence and effectiveness in advocating for the rights and welfare of farm workers.

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  • 3. 

    When did he resign as the CSO's national director?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1995

    • C.

      1945

    • D.

      1962

    Correct Answer
    D. 1962
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1962. This means that he resigned as the CSO's national director in 1962.

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  • 4. 

    Who is the Co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association?

    • A.

      Dolores Huret

    • B.

      Fred Ross

    • C.

      Dolores Dorothea

    • D.

      Helen Fabela

    Correct Answer
    A. Dolores Huret
  • 5. 

    When did he serve in the United States Navy?

    • A.

      World War I

    • B.

      World War II

    • C.

      The Cold War

    • D.

      Post World War II

    Correct Answer
    B. World War II
    Explanation
    During World War II, he served in the United States Navy.

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  • 6. 

    When was Cesar Chavez born?

    • A.

      March 31 

    • B.

      March 13 

    • C.

      March 30

    • D.

      March 10

    Correct Answer
    A. March 31 
    Explanation
    Cesar Chavez was born on March 31.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following is not Cesar Chavez's siblings?

    • A.

      Rita

    • B.

      Vicki

    • C.

      Pablo

    • D.

      Librado

    Correct Answer
    C. Pablo
    Explanation
    Pablo is not one of Cesar Chavez's siblings.

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  • 8. 

    When did Cesar Chavez become the national director of the Community Service Organization?

    • A.

      1980

    • B.

      1950

    • C.

      1959

    • D.

      1943

    Correct Answer
    C. 1959
    Explanation
    Cesar Chavez became the national director of the Community Service Organization in 1959.

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  • 9. 

    When did Cesar become a recipient of the Presidental Medal of Freedom?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      2006

    • C.

      1998

    • D.

      1994

    Correct Answer
    D. 1994
    Explanation
    Cesar became a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994.

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  • 10. 

    When did he resign as the national director of the CSO?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1962

    • C.

      1958

    • D.

      1959

    Correct Answer
    B. 1962
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1962. This implies that the individual in question resigned as the national director of the CSO in the year 1962.

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