Chasing Lincolns Killer Quiz # 2

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Chasing Lincolns Killer Quiz # 2

In this quiz we’ll be taking another look at James L. Swanson’s famed thriller “Chasing Lincoln’s Killer”, which focuses on the story following Abraham Lincoln’s assassination at the hands of John Wilkes Booth and the search for the President’s killer. What do you know about the book?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where did John wikes Booth and David Herold runaway to?
    • A. 

      Dr.Mudd's house

    • B. 

      Jone's farm

    • C. 

      Dr.stuart's house

    • D. 

      Mrs. Quesenberry's house

  • 2. 
    What did Herold ask Mudd to make for Booth?
    • A. 

      Breakfeast

    • B. 

      Saddle

    • C. 

      Crutches

    • D. 

      Wagon

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      6 days

    • B. 

      3 days

    • C. 

      9 days

    • D. 

      4 days

  • 4. 
    What was George Mudd mostly afraid of, after Booth told him the truth about what had happend?
    • A. 

      Getting hung by the people from union soliders.

    • B. 

      Getting caught of giving hospitality to Booth.

    • C. 

      Was never afraid because he was a confederate and was happy for what booth did

    • D. 

      Getting threatend by Booth,to be killed if he said something.

  • 5. 
    What river did Booth and Herold need to cross to be able to get to Virginia?
    • A. 

      Hudson river

    • B. 

      Mississippi river

    • C. 

      Potamatic river

    • D. 

      Ohio river

  • 6. 
    Why was Booth mad at Dr.Stuart when they arrived at his house?
    • A. 

      Stuart ordered him to leave his house.

    • B. 

      He had turned Booth and Herold in.

    • C. 

      He was treated with disrespect.

    • D. 

      He wasn't there when they arrived at his house.

  • 7. 
    How much did Booth pay Charlie Lucas for renting a wagon and horses?
    • A. 

      Fifty dollars

    • B. 

      Forty-three dollars

    • C. 

      Twenty dollars

    • D. 

      Hundred dolars

  • 8. 
    Which event was a close call for Booth and Herold?
    • A. 

      The 3 soliders that came out of the woods as they waited for William Rollins to get the boat ready.

    • B. 

      When they stoped by Dr.Stuart's,and he warned then that the soliders were a few miles behind them.

    • C. 

      As Both was crossing the river he saw a boat full of union solders headinghis way.

  • 9. 
    Why did the sixteenth New York Cavalry order a comission oficer, Lieutenant Edward P. Dophrey, to report to Luther Byron?
    • A. 

      To help Luther come up with a new strategy.

    • B. 

      To hand him notes of where Booth was headed.

    • C. 

      Report that John Wikes Both was captured.

    • D. 

      To hand them pictures of three suspects.

  • 10. 
    What  was it that Powell did that shocked Booth.
    • A. 

      That Powell didn't make a run for it.

    • B. 

      The viciousness of the attack on Seward.

    • C. 

      Powell turned himself in.

    • D. 

      Powell never attacked Seward.