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How Much Do You Know About The Assassination of JFK?

The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy is one of the most tragic and iconic events in the 20th century, and likely in U.S. history. How much do you know about this event? Take our quiz to find out!

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On what day was John F. Kennedy assassinated?
November 22, 1963
August 2, 1962
April 23, 1964

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What was the name of Kennedy's assassin?
Mark David Chapman
Lee Harvey Oswald
John Wilkes Booth

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Where did the Kennedy Assassination take place?
Chicago, Illinois
Dallas, Texas
New York, New York

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What was the name of the plaza Kennedy was assassinated in?
Dealey Plaza
Central Plaza
Lafayette Square

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What was the name of the Texas governor that was in Kennedy's motorcade at the time of the assassination?
Sam Madison
Dexter Vines
John Connally

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What type of weapon was used to assassinate Kennedy?
sniper rifle
pistol
shotgun

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How many others, besides Kennedy, were wounded in the attack?
ten
six
two

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The morning of the assassination, where did Kennedy deliver his final speech as president?
Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce
Dallas City Hall
Dallas Chamber of Commerce

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Kennedy's assassination was the last U.S. presidential assassination to date. How many were assassinated before him?
two
three
four

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Before he could stand trial, Lee Harvey Oswald was assassinated himself. Who assassinated him?
James Dillon
Harold White
Jack Ruby

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What building was the fatal shot on Kennedy fired from?
book depository
city hall
boarding school

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How old was JFK at the time of his assassination?
51
46
40

C+, Clueless about JFK

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You don't seem to know too much about the infamous JFK assassination, but that's okay. It was over half a century ago, and many of us weren't even alive when it occurred.

B+, Knowledgeable about JFK

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You may not have known some of the more intricate details, but you knew a significant amount about this infamous event, and that's pretty darn impressive. Solid effort.

A+, Educated on JFK

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You definitely know your stuff regarding the assassination of John F. Kennedy. It's one of the most infamous events in U.S. history, so that's definitely nothing to shake your head at. Solid work.
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1
On what day was John F. Kennedy assassinated?
November 22, 1963
August 2, 1962
April 23, 1964
2
What was the name of Kennedy's assassin?
Mark David Chapman
Lee Harvey Oswald
John Wilkes Booth
3
Where did the Kennedy Assassination take place?
Chicago, Illinois
Dallas, Texas
New York, New York
4
What was the name of the plaza Kennedy was assassinated in?
Dealey Plaza
Central Plaza
Lafayette Square
5
What was the name of the Texas governor that was in Kennedy's motorcade at the time of the assassination?
Sam Madison
Dexter Vines
John Connally
6
What type of weapon was used to assassinate Kennedy?
sniper rifle
pistol
shotgun
7
How many others, besides Kennedy, were wounded in the attack?
ten
six
two
8
The morning of the assassination, where did Kennedy deliver his final speech as president?
Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce
Dallas City Hall
Dallas Chamber of Commerce
9
Kennedy's assassination was the last U.S. presidential assassination to date. How many were assassinated before him?
two
three
four
10
Before he could stand trial, Lee Harvey Oswald was assassinated himself. Who assassinated him?
James Dillon
Harold White
Jack Ruby
11
What building was the fatal shot on Kennedy fired from?
book depository
city hall
boarding school
12
How old was JFK at the time of his assassination?
51
46
40

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