5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Mike Leach
- Umar Farouk Abdul Mutallab
- Richard Nixon
- George Mason
- Mark McGwire
- a Former baseball player and current St. Louis hitting coach. He holds the single-season baseball record for home runs. This record should be invalidated because he admitted that he set the record while using steroids.
- b Anti-Federalist Virginian who wrote the Virginia Declaration of Rights
- c Former US POTUS who resigned in 1974 before he could be impeached; HE WAS NOT IMPEACHED
- d The so-called "underwear bomber". Smuggled a bomb sewn into his underwear onto Northwest Airlines Flight 253 on December 25, 2009. The flight departed from Amsterdam and was headed for Detroit, Michigan. Fellow passengers on the plane heard a loud pop, like a firecracker and saw smoke rising from the man's seat. According to reports, the 23-year-old suspect's underwear contained 80 grams of PETN, which was more than enough to blow a hole in the airplane. The detonator that the suspect tried to use was acid in a syringe. Instead of detonating the bomb, the acid melted the syringe and caused a fire.
- e Former Texas Tech football coach fired by the university for supposedly mistreating receiver Adam James. Leach is currently suing the school for SLANDER and LIBEL.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Current Vice President under Obama
- Speaker of the US House of Representatives & 1st woman to hold that position
- 2nd woman to serve on the Supreme Court; still serves today
- Current Secretary of Homeland Security who is blamed by many Republicans for the security that lapses that allowed the "underwear bomber" to board a flight to Detroit on Christmas day.
- 1st African American member of the Supreme Court
5 True/False questions
Arnold Schwarzenegger → Current California governor; Article II of the Constitution would have to be changed in order for him to become POTUS; Born in Austria and best known as The Terminator
Daniel Shays → Massachusetts farmer who led a 1786 rebellion that showed how ineffective the Articles of Confederation was
George W. Bush → POTUS until late January 2009
Andrew Johnson → Anti-Federalist Virginian who wrote the Virginia Declaration of Rights
Robert Byrd → Current Vice President under Obama