Foley Pursuit (D.C. Version)

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Foley Pursuit (D.C. Version)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which movie does actor Wesley Snipes play a detective, who attempts to solve the fictitious murder of secretary Carla Town, only to find the Secret Service has covered any trail of the murder? Hint: The murder takes place in a famous “House”
    • A. 

      Rising Sun

    • B. 

      Murder at 1600

    • C. 

      U.S. Marshalls

    • D. 

      Murder at 1300

  • 2. 
    According to Law & Politics Media, Inc., which two attorneys were named Washington, D.C.'s 2009 "Super Lawyers"?
    • A. 

      Lisa A. Hayes, Non-Profit & Samuel J. Winer, Securities Litigation

    • B. 

      Richard G. Stoll, Environmental, Administrative Law & Kevin A. Ewing, Environmental

    • C. 

      Richard G. Stoll, Environmental, Adminstrative Law & Samuel J. Winer, Securities Litigation

    • D. 

      Kenneth G. Lore, Real Estate & Lisa A. Hayes, Non-Profit

  • 3. 
    From 1895 – 1900, Foley & Lardner was known as:
    • A. 

      Miller, Noyes, Miller & Wahl

    • B. 

      Fairchild, Foley & Sammond

    • C. 

      Finch & Lynde

    • D. 

      Hubbell, Finch & Lynde

  • 4. 
    Which city does Foley & Lardner not have an office in?
    • A. 

      Brussels

    • B. 

      Tallahassee

    • C. 

      Houston

    • D. 

      Shanghai

  • 5. 
    On May 30th, 1922, a memorial in the form of a Greek Doric temple was dedicated to honor our 16th President?  Hint: Located on the National Mall
    • A. 

      Vietnam Veterans Memorial

    • B. 

      Korean War Veterans Memorial

    • C. 

      National World War II Memorial

    • D. 

      Lincoln Memorial

  • 6. 
    Which Metro stop is not on the Blue Line?
    • A. 

      Pentagon City

    • B. 

      Farragut West

    • C. 

      Farragut North

    • D. 

      Foggy Bottom-GWU

  • 7. 
    Name three U.S. federal government buildings that are located within the Federal Triangle?
    • A. 

      IRS Headquarters, Ariel Rios Building & Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building

    • B. 

      National Archives, Federal Trade Commission Headquarters & Old Post Office Building

    • C. 

      Ronald Reagan Building, Herbert C. Hoover Building & Federal Trade Commission Headquarters

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    The quaint neighborhood of Georgetown assimilated into the city of Washington, D.C. in which year?
    • A. 

      1632

    • B. 

      1745

    • C. 

      1751

    • D. 

      1871

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a conference room located on the newly renovated 6th floor conference center in the Washington, D.C. office?
    • A. 

      Fountain

    • B. 

      Legislative

    • C. 

      Canal

    • D. 

      Caucus

  • 10. 
    Which actor was born in Washington, D.C.?
    • A. 

      Dave Chappelle

    • B. 

      Maury Povich

    • C. 

      Christopher Meloni

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    In which year did the Redskins win their first Super Bowl?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1983

    • C. 

      1988

    • D. 

      1992

  • 12. 
    In 1980, the first female partner to work for Foley & Larnder, was hired by the D.C. office.  What was her name?
    • A. 

      Florence Allen

    • B. 

      Marilla Ricker

    • C. 

      Linda Kamm

    • D. 

      Burnita Shelton Matthews

  • 13. 
    Foley & Lardner was originally established as Finch & Lynde in 1842 as a two-man partnership.  What were the first names of Mr. Finch and Mr. Lynde?
    • A. 

      Asahel & William

    • B. 

      George & William

    • C. 

      George & Marty

    • D. 

      Marty & Asahel

  • 14. 
    What is the name of the one of the restaurant cruises that sail along the Potomac River?
    • A. 

      Odyssey III

    • B. 

      Handy Dandy

    • C. 

      Spirit of the Potomac

    • D. 

      The Presidential

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is not a restaurant situated here at the Washington Harbour?
    • A. 

      Cabanas

    • B. 

      Riverside Grill

    • C. 

      Agraria

    • D. 

      Clyde’s

  • 16. 
    Which Metro station has the longest escalator in the Western Hemisphere?
    • A. 

      Eastern Market

    • B. 

      West Hyattsville

    • C. 

      Wheaton

    • D. 

      Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

  • 17. 
    In the 2004 movie, National Treasure, Nicholas Cage’s character, Benjamin Franklin Gates, steals what from the National Archives, in hopes to find an alleged cryptic message that leads to a hidden treasure?
    • A. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • B. 

      The Constitution of the United States

    • C. 

      The Declaration of Arms

    • D. 

      The Virginia Declaration of Rights

  • 18. 
    If you would like a run-in with the paranormal, which of the following places is said to be haunted in D.C.?
    • A. 

      The Capitol Building

    • B. 

      The Library of Congress

    • C. 

      The Supreme Court

    • D. 

      All of the Above

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