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  • 1. 
    Before the 1960's, what was the only U.S. federal prison to boast hot showers?
    • A. 

      Leavenworth

    • B. 

      San Quintin

    • C. 

      Alcatraz

    • D. 

      Sing Sing

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not considered to be a schedule II drug?
    • A. 

      Morphine

    • B. 

      Hydrocodone

    • C. 

      Ritalin

    • D. 

      Oxycontin

  • 3. 
    According to the "Warren Report", how many witnesses claim to have heard shots come from the grassy knoll?
    • A. 

      Several

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      51

    • D. 

      38

  • 4. 
    What was the make of rifle that Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly used to kill President John F. Kennedy?
    • A. 

      Colt

    • B. 

      Smith And Wesson

    • C. 

      Mauser

    • D. 

      Mannlicher-Carcano

  • 5. 
    Per the House Select Committee on Assassinations, how many shots were fired at President Kennedy?
    • A. 

      Eight

    • B. 

      Six

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Three

  • 6. 
    How long had Lee Harvey Oswald worked at the Texas School Book Depository before allegedly killing President Kennedy?
    • A. 

      Nearly Six Months

    • B. 

      Approximately One Year

    • C. 

      Two Weeks

    • D. 

      Two Months

  • 7. 
    What bystander watching JFK's motorcade was wounded during the assassination?
    • A. 

      James T. Tague

    • B. 

      Roscoe White

    • C. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • D. 

      Clyde A. Haygood

  • 8. 
    From what floor of the Texas School Book Depository did Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly shoot JFK?
    • A. 

      Third

    • B. 

      Sixth

    • C. 

      Fifth

    • D. 

      Fourth

  • 9. 
    At what time, (Central standard Time), was JFK pronounced dead?
    • A. 

      2:00 P.M.

    • B. 

      1:00 P.M.

    • C. 

      12:30 P.M.

    • D. 

      2:30 P.M.

  • 10. 
    What were the names of the two movies playing at the theater where Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested following JFK's assassination?
    • A. 

      The Battle Of The Bulge And "Battle Cry"

    • B. 

      Battle Cry And "War Is Hell"

    • C. 

      Cry Of Battle And "War Is Hell"

    • D. 

      Kelley's Heroes And "War Is Hell"

  • 11. 
    Why was Lee Harvey Oswald arrested in New Orleans in August of 1963?
    • A. 

      Illegal Drug Use

    • B. 

      A Fight With Pro-Castro Cubans

    • C. 

      A Fight With Anti-Castro Cubans

    • D. 

      Drunk And Disorderly Conduct

  • 12. 
    The first legal brewpub in Kansas was what?
    • A. 

      High Noon Saloon & Brewery

    • B. 

      Blind Tiger

    • C. 

      Pony Express Brewing Company

    • D. 

      Free State Brewing Company

  • 13. 
    What state had Prohibition in effect the longest?
    • A. 

      North Dakota

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      Kansas

    • D. 

      Texas

  • 14. 
    What was the serial number of the rifle Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly used to kill President Kennedy?
    • A. 

      C6722

    • B. 

      C2676

    • C. 

      C2766

    • D. 

      C7266

  • 15. 
    What is inscribed on Lee Harvey Oswald's tombstone?
    • A. 

      Lee Harvey Oswald 10-18-39 11-24-63

    • B. 

      Lee Oswald Born 10-18-1939 Died 11-24-1963

    • C. 

      Oswald

    • D. 

      Lee Harvey Oswald Beloved Son And Husband