Benedict Cumberbatch Trivia Quiz

27 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

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  • 1. 
    In what battle was Arnold shot in the leg the second time?
    • A. 

      Battle of Saratoga

    • B. 

      Yorktown

    • C. 

      Walls of Jericho

    • D. 

      Breyman Redoubt

  • 2. 
    What does “poltroon” mean?
    • A. 

      Brave

    • B. 

      Coward

    • C. 

      Timid

    • D. 

      Weak

  • 3. 
    In whose home did General Gray live while he occupied Philadelphia?
    • A. 

      John Glover

    • B. 

      Elizabeth deBlois

    • C. 

      Lucy Knox

    • D. 

      Benjamin Franklin

  • 4. 
    To whom did Andre give a lock of his hair before he left? 
    • A. 

      Lucy Knox

    • B. 

      Elizabeth deBlois

    • C. 

      Joseph Reed

    • D. 

      Peggy Shippen

  • 5. 
    Where did Andre give a lock of his hair? 
    • A. 

      Pennsylvania

    • B. 

      Arizona

    • C. 

      Philadelphia

    • D. 

      Quebec

  • 6. 
    Who was older:  Joseph Reed or Benedict Arnold?
    • A. 

      Joseph Reed

    • B. 

      Benedict Arnold

    • C. 

      Both are of the same age

  • 7. 
    Who showed Arnold the newspaper that listed the charges against him by the Pennsylvania Council?
    • A. 

      Joseph Reed

    • B. 

      John Glover

    • C. 

      Henry Knox

    • D. 

      Matthew Clarkson

  • 8. 
    Reed was a successful lawyer. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    André and the rest of General Grey’s staff moved into Benjamin Franklin’s home.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    How old was Andre when he was appointed chief of intelligence under General Clinton?
    • A. 

      27 years old

    • B. 

      28 years old

    • C. 

      29 years old

    • D. 

      30 years old

  • 11. 
    What property did Arnold rent to the Spanish Ambassador in order to get some cash?
    • A. 

      Mount Rushmore

    • B. 

      Mount Sinai

    • C. 

      Mount Pleasant

    • D. 

      Mount Dakota

  • 12. 
    Why did he rent out Mount Pleasant to the Spanish Ambassador? 
    • A. 

      He had to make arrangements with the Spanish Ambassador.

    • B. 

      He had to ask for special favors, and he knows that the Spanish Ambassador can help him.

    • C. 

      The Spanish ambassador was interested in getting the property for himself

    • D. 

      He was financially incapable of paying the property.

  • 13. 
    On what day did Arnold's court-martial begin?
    • A. 

      June 1

    • B. 

      June 2

    • C. 

      June 3

    • D. 

      June 4

  • 14. 
    Arnold’s court-martial was set to begin at which headquarters? Washington’s New Jersey headquarters on June 1.
    • A. 

      Maryland’s Montgomery headquarters

    • B. 

      Washington’s New Jersey headquarters

    • C. 

      Rhode Island's New Port headquarters

    • D. 

      Connecticut's Norwich headquarters

  • 15. 
    What promotion did John Andre receive for arranging the plot against West Point?
    • A. 

      Lieutenant Colonel

    • B. 

      Brigadier General

    • C. 

      Adjutant General

    • D. 

      Major General

  • 16. 
    On what river did Andre sail to reach Arnold?
    • A. 

      Richelieu River

    • B. 

      Hudson river

    • C. 

      Halliday River

    • D. 

      Yorktown River

  • 17. 
    That night he sailed north on the Hudson aboard a ship named ______. 
    • A. 

      Maria

    • B. 

      Rosemary

    • C. 

      Rose

    • D. 

      Vulture

  • 18. 
    What were the names of the two gangs of men that operated in the no-man's land?
    • A. 

      Cowboys

    • B. 

      Skinnies

    • C. 

      Skinners

    • D. 

      Democrats

    • E. 

      Imperialists

    • F. 

      Skaterboys

  • 19. 
    The Skinners were Loyalist-leaning thugs. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The cowboys were Rebel-leaning thugs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    How much did Arnold pay for the bottle of olive oil that he served at the meal with Smith and his aids?
    • A. 

      $60

    • B. 

      $70

    • C. 

      $80

    • D. 

      $90

  • 22. 
    In her “hysterical” frame of mind, whom did Peggy Shippen Arnold accuse of wanting to kill her baby?
    • A. 

      Colonel Sanders

    • B. 

      Matthew Clarkson

    • C. 

      Colonel Varick

    • D. 

      Benjamin Franklin

  • 23. 
    How many guards the captured Andre on his trip to Tappan?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 24. 
    Two guards stayed with him at all times when Andre was on his way to the Hudson River 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    In what town did citizens protest against Arnold? 
    • A. 

      New Haven

    • B. 

      New Hampshire

    • C. 

      Norwich

    • D. 

      Neverland

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