The G.i. Bill

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How well do you know the history of the G. I. Bill? (Don't Cheat!)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      1957

    • B. 

      1944

    • C. 

      1982

    • D. 

      1931

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      500,000

    • B. 

      150,000

    • C. 

      8 million

    • D. 

      2 million

  • 3. 
    The Bonus March was sucessful in the beginning and the veterans got their bonuses shortly after the march.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The presidents of Harvard and the University of Chicago were ______ about the veterans enrolling in their schools.
    • A. 

      Thrilled

    • B. 

      Confused

    • C. 

      Annoyed

    • D. 

      Concerned

  • 5. 
    Women veterans were allowed to use the G.I. Bill benefits.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Married students couldn't go to college on the G.I. Bill.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
      Check off all that are true.
    • A. 

      Veterans could receive up to 4 years of free tuition, room, board.

    • B. 

      Not enough veterans were using the bill so Congress shut it down due to lack of interest.

    • C. 

      Veterans could only use the G.I. bill for undergraduate education.

    • D. 

      G.I. veterans received $75 per month if married and going to college.

  • 8. 
    G.I. veterans could choose to go to either a public or private college.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Subsequient bills were ennacted after this one because this G.I. Bill was so successful.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False