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  • 1. 
    What does this 1960's document say about CARE's school feeding in Korea and other countries?
    • A. 

      School feeding provides only a small benefit

    • B. 

      The food encourages hungry children to attend school

    • C. 

      The food cannot be provided at school

    • D. 

      School feeding has been discontinued

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Ronald Reagan and George Bush

    • B. 

      George McGovern and Bob Dole

    • C. 

      Barack Obama and John McCain

    • D. 

      John Kerry and Rob Portman

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Hosting special features

    • B. 

      Hosting Movie Day fundraiser

    • C. 

      Stars did fundraising

    • D. 

      All choices

  • 4. 
    At the end of World War II, British and American planes dropped food to the starving people of which country?
    • A. 

      The Netherlands

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 5. 
    Which of these organizations provided school meals in Austria after World War II?
    • A. 

      United States Army

    • B. 

      Catholic Relief Services

    • C. 

      Save the Children

    • D. 

      All choices

  • 6. 
    In 1921 which Russian author wrote an urgent appeal for "bread and medicine" for the starving children in his home country?
    • A. 

      Leo Tolstoy

    • B. 

      Maxim Gorky

    • C. 

      Alexander Blok

    • D. 

      Anton Chekhov

  • 7. 
    Which charity helped feed the hungry in France during World War One?
    • A. 

      American Red Cross

    • B. 

      CARE

    • C. 

      Food for Peace

    • D. 

      World Food Programme

  • 8. 
    What did Americans buy to feed the hungry overseas after World War II?
    • A. 

      CARE packages

    • B. 

      White House Food Tickets

    • C. 

      Grain Boxes

    • D. 

      Rice Bags

  • 9. 
    What former Chief of the U. S. Army and Secretary of State said, "Food is the very basis of all reconstruction?"
    • A. 

      Dwight Eisenhower

    • B. 

      Douglas MacArthur

    • C. 

      John Adams

    • D. 

      George Marshall

  • 10. 
    Which aid agency provided school meals in Austria during 1948?
    • A. 

      UNICEF

    • B. 

      World Food Programme

    • C. 

      World Vision

    • D. 

      Food for Peace