Iraq War Quiz 2011

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Iraq War Quiz 2011

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which group did Bush say was responsible for the 9/11 attacks?
    • A. 

      Al-Qaeda

    • B. 

      Al-Faeda

    • C. 

      The Bush administration itself

    • D. 

      The Department of Defense

  • 2. 
    Who approved the war in Iraq?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      The Supreme Court

    • C. 

      The Judicial Branch

    • D. 

      The Obama Administration

  • 3. 
    Donald Rumsfeld said that Iraq was...
    • A. 

      Producing weapons of mass destruction.

    • B. 

      The greatest country in the world.

    • C. 

      The country that planned 9/11.

    • D. 

      The boogie man.

  • 4. 
    Why did the US invade Iraq in the first place?
    • A. 

      Bush thought they were producing weapons of mass destruction.

    • B. 

      Bush thought they attacked the world trade center.

    • C. 

      They invaded US first.

  • 5. 
    Later on, did anyone end up finding weapons of mass destruction in Iraq?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Who led Iraq before the war?
    • A. 

      Osama Bin-Laden

    • B. 

      George Bush

    • C. 

      Barack Obama

    • D. 

      Sadam Hussien

  • 7. 
    When was the former leader of Iraq executed?
    • A. 

      2003

    • B. 

      2004

    • C. 

      2005

    • D. 

      2006

  • 8. 
    When did live coverage of wars begin?
    • A. 

      During World War One

    • B. 

      During World War Two

    • C. 

      During the Viet Nam War

    • D. 

      During the Iraq War

  • 9. 
    Why did media coverage make Americans oppose the war?
    • A. 

      It showed the real destruction of war.

    • B. 

      It showed our brave soldiers conquering foreign lands.

    • C. 

      It glorified war.

    • D. 

      It made the war seem like it was worth fighting.

  • 10. 
    What is bias?
    • A. 

      Something that cannot be disputed.

    • B. 

      Letting perceptions lead your views.

    • C. 

      An opinion.

  • 11. 
    What is Abu Ghraib?
    • A. 

      A resort town in the Middle East.

    • B. 

      A prison in Iraq.

    • C. 

      The leader of the Taliban

  • 12. 
    What did Donald Rumsfeld do in December of 2002?
    • A. 

      Declare war on Iraq.

    • B. 

      Establish a CIA team to find WMDs in Iraq.

    • C. 

      Approve harsher interrogation techniques.

  • 13. 
    In 2004 stories of torture and inhumane photographs are leaked to the media. Who was blamed?
    • A. 

      Low ranking prison staff.

    • B. 

      The Bush Administration.

  • 14. 
    What is media bias?
    • A. 

      The idea that the media gives all the facts.

    • B. 

      The idea that the media gives only the facts that support its argument

  • 15. 
    Why was the media criticized for coverage of the War in Iraq?
    • A. 

      Because it did an amazing job.

    • B. 

      Because it didn't ask enough tough question.

    • C. 

      Because the media talked to everyone involved with the war.