Awesome Quiz On Texas - 3

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  • 1. 
    Houston's eccentric millionaire, James West, Jr., owned how many Cadillacs?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      3

  • 2. 
    Which District did George H. W. Bush represent as a Congressman?
    • A. 

      12th

    • B. 

      2nd

    • C. 

      9th

    • D. 

      7th

  • 3. 
    Who was the last president of the Republic of Texas?
    • A. 

      J.L. Barnes

    • B. 

      Andrew McCullen

    • C. 

      Anson Jones

    • D. 

      Niels Esperson

  • 4. 
    What Republican unseated Democrat Congressman Solomon Ortiz (Tx 27th) in the November 2010 election?
    • A. 

      Jack Wilton

    • B. 

      Blake Farenthold

    • C. 

      Christopher Claytor

    • D. 

      William Vaden

  • 5. 
    What Congressman for the 32nd District has served on the powerful House Rules Committee for 11 years?
    • A. 

      Pete Sessions

    • B. 

      Steve Stockman

    • C. 

      Silvestre Reyes

    • D. 

      Mac Thornberry

  • 6. 
    Who represents the majority of Denton and Cooke counties, and parts of Dallas and Fort Worth in the 111th Congress?
    • A. 

      Mike Conaway

    • B. 

      Henry Cuellar

    • C. 

      John Carter

    • D. 

      Michael Burgess

  • 7. 
    What Texas Senator joined Washington's Alfalfa Club in 1974 and served as its president in 1989-90?
    • A. 

      Mark White

    • B. 

      Sam Rayburn

    • C. 

      Lloyd Bentsen Jr.

    • D. 

      Albert Bustamante

  • 8. 
    What future Texas Senator joined the U.S. Army Air Corp right out of law school and served from 1942-1945?
    • A. 

      Lloyd Bentsen Jr.

    • B. 

      Richard Nixon

    • C. 

      Sam Rayburn

    • D. 

      Lyndon Johnson

  • 9. 
    While serving in Congress and the U.S. Naval Reserves, who was chosen by Roosevelt to report directly to Gen. McArthur?
    • A. 

      Sam Rayburn

    • B. 

      Lyndon Baines Johnson

    • C. 

      Coke Stevenson

    • D. 

      Richard Russell

  • 10. 
    Who beat George W. Bush in his 1978 run for the House of Representatives from Texas's 19th District?
    • A. 

      Ted Poe

    • B. 

      Randy Neugebauer

    • C. 

      Kent Hance

    • D. 

      Gene Green

  • 11. 
    What Texas gubernatorial candidate promised to sign a bill to permit concealed weapons?
    • A. 

      Ann Richards

    • B. 

      George W. Bush

    • C. 

      Lamar Smith

    • D. 

      George H. W. Bush

  • 12. 
    What Texan and former Speaker of the House appeared on a $.04 postage stamp issued Sept. 16, 1962?
    • A. 

      Lloyd Bentsen, Jr.

    • B. 

      Sam Rayburn

    • C. 

      Sam Houston

    • D. 

      Lyndon Johnson

  • 13. 
    Who represents Texas's 14th District in the U.S. House of Representatives?
    • A. 

      Kika de la Garza's

    • B. 

      Randy Neugebauer

    • C. 

      Ron Paul

    • D. 

      Kenny Marchant

  • 14. 
    Besides politics, what is Dick Armey's profession?
    • A. 

      Medicine

    • B. 

      Economist

    • C. 

      Architecture

    • D. 

      Investments

  • 15. 
    What Texas politician and former US Majority Leader holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Oklahoma?
    • A. 

      Lyndon Johnson

    • B. 

      Dick Armey

    • C. 

      Tom DeLay

    • D. 

      Ronald D. Coleman

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