Chasing Lincoln's Killer Book Quiz! Trivia

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Chasing Lincoln

Have you ever read the book Chasing Lincoln’s Killer? It is the story of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln in April 1865. The book explains it was at this time that the United States was in turmoil because some believed in the side of the left and those who believed in the right side. This stately quiz will answer your questions about the assassination of Lincoln.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    On April 9th, when Booth found out the Confederacy had surrendered, what did Booth do all night?
    • A. 

      Drink at the bar

    • B. 

      Sleep and cry

    • C. 

      Wander the streets

    • D. 

      Shoot someone

  • 2. 
    Who picked up Lincoln's pages off the floor when he dropped them and shone a light on him during his speech?
    • A. 

      Lincoln's son, Tad

    • B. 

      John Wilkes Booth

    • C. 

      General Grant

    • D. 

      Elizabeth Keckley

  • 3. 
    How did Booth find out the president was going to be at Ford's theater?
    • A. 

      Heard from another actor

    • B. 

      Saw it on a bulletin board

    • C. 

      Read a letter

    • D. 

      Asked the president

  • 4. 
    What was Booth's backup weapon?
    • A. 

      Ballistic knife

    • B. 

      Rio Grande Knife

    • C. 

      Tactical bomb

    • D. 

      C4

  • 5. 
    What did Booth do before he murdered the president?
    • A. 

      Watched the show

    • B. 

      Drank at the bar

    • C. 

      Kille Lincoln's wife

    • D. 

      Ate

  • 6. 
    Which actor was Booth waiting to come on stage to be able to kill Lincoln?
    • A. 

      Harry Hawk

    • B. 

      Harry Styles

    • C. 

      Liam Payne

    • D. 

      Louis Tomlinson

  • 7. 
    Who went with the Lincoln's to the performance?
    • A. 

      General Rathbone

    • B. 

      Aubri Milton

    • C. 

      Justin Bieber

    • D. 

      Shane Harper

  • 8. 
    Who tried to killed Seward?
    • A. 

      Powell

    • B. 

      Atzerodt

    • C. 

      Arnold

    • D. 

      Herold

  • 9. 
    Who was in the room with Seward besides his daughter?
    • A. 

      Seargent Robinson

    • B. 

      Seargent Williams

    • C. 

      Seargent Hones

    • D. 

      General Stanley

  • 10. 
    How many times did Powell stab Seward?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 11. 
    Booth was for the Union.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Lincoln's wife is the one that wanted to go to the theater.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Atzerodt didn't take part in anything.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Seward didn't die.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Booth used a .44 caliber.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Lincoln's 11 year old son died in 1862.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Lincoln got to the theater on time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The president was shot behind the ear.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Robinson was stabbed in the shoulder twice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Lincoln sat in the far left of the box.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False