U.S. Government Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Which term refers to a two-house legislature?
    • A. 

      Gerrymandering

    • B. 

      Sedition

    • C. 

      Bicameral Legislature

    • D. 

      Safe Seat

  • 2. 
    Who was Judge Starr's ethics advisor in the impeachment case of Bill Clinton?
    • A. 

      Sam Nunn

    • B. 

      Sam Donaldson

    • C. 

      Sam Dash

    • D. 

      Sam Ervin

  • 3. 
    Who was called in to comfort Chelsea Clinton after she was told that the Monica Lewinsky allegations were true?
    • A. 

      Rush Limbaugh

    • B. 

      Louis Farrakhan

    • C. 

      Jesse Jackson

    • D. 

      Jerry Falwell

  • 4. 
    When was the U.S. Republican Party first organized?
    • A. 

      1849

    • B. 

      1854

    • C. 

      1905

    • D. 

      1902

  • 5. 
    Who nominated Marc Racicot as Chairman of the Republican National Committee?
    • A. 

      Dick Cheney

    • B. 

      Tom Delay

    • C. 

      George W. Bush

    • D. 

      George H. Bush

  • 6. 
    What rank did Colin Powell rise to in the U.S. Army before retiring?
    • A. 

      4-Star General

    • B. 

      Master Sergeant

    • C. 

      Sergeant Major

    • D. 

      3-Star General

  • 7. 
    Dick Cheney was the Secretary of Defense during which of the following dates?
    • A. 

      January 1992 To January 1996

    • B. 

      January 1988 To December 1991

    • C. 

      March 1984 To March 1988

    • D. 

      March 1989 To January 1993

  • 8. 
    In 2002, President Bush and what other world leaders signed a nuclear arms reduction treaty?
    • A. 

      Tony Blair

    • B. 

      Vladimir Putin

    • C. 

      Kim Jong II

    • D. 

      Junichiro Koizumi

  • 9. 
    Scandaled officer Lynndie England was a member of what military branch?
    • A. 

      Air Force

    • B. 

      Marines

    • C. 

      Navy

    • D. 

      Army

  • 10. 
    What news anchor went under fire after reporting false memos about President Bush's National Guard record?
    • A. 

      Hugh Downs

    • B. 

      Tom Brokaw

    • C. 

      Ted Koppel

    • D. 

      Dan Rather

  • 11. 
    What U.S. politician was granted honorary knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II in 2002?
    • A. 

      Colin Powell

    • B. 

      Rudy Giuliani

    • C. 

      George W. Bush

    • D. 

      Bill Clinton

  • 12. 
    Which of these men did not seek the 2004 Democratic Party nomination for U.S. President?
    • A. 

      John Edwards

    • B. 

      Al Sharpton

    • C. 

      Bob Graham

    • D. 

      Ronnie Earle

  • 13. 
    Which Disney film was created at the request of the U.S. State Department?
    • A. 

      Fantasia

    • B. 

      Saludos Amigos

    • C. 

      The Three Caballeros

    • D. 

      Pinocchio

  • 14. 
    Who was President Clinton's Press Secretary the last two years of his term?
    • A. 

      Mike McCurry

    • B. 

      Adam Goldberg

    • C. 

      Dee Dee Myers

    • D. 

      Joe Lockhart

  • 15. 
    Days after Nixon's resignation, which TV journalist called for a pardon for both Nixon and Vietnam war draft resisters?
    • A. 

      Geraldo Rivera

    • B. 

      John Chancellor

    • C. 

      Walter Cronkite

    • D. 

      Howard K. Smith

  • 16. 
    What was the call number of the first official "Air Force One"?
    • A. 

      11111

    • B. 

      26000

    • C. 

      12345

    • D. 

      98765

  • 17. 
    Which of these 19th-century politicians was not in the Stalwart faction of the Republican Party?
    • A. 

      Roscoe Conkling

    • B. 

      Chester A. Arthur

    • C. 

      James A. Garfield

    • D. 

      Oliver P. Morton

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