How Much Do You Know About Jesse James?

Jesse James is one of the most infamous figures in American history. He has a lot of myth and legend surrounding him. Can you answer these 12 basic questions about the life of Jesse James?
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Which state was Jesse James born in?
Missouri
Kansas
Texas
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During the American Civil War, which side was Jesse James on?
Union
Confederate
Remained Neutral
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Which job did Jesse's father have?
Baptist Minister
Hemp Farmer
Both of the Above
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Which type of crime is Jesse James best known for?
Robbery
Arson
Kidnapping
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Which of the following did Jesse James NOT rob?
Fair
Stage Coach
Federal Mint
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Who did Jesse James marry?
Sister
Cousin
Aunt
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How was Jesse James killed?
Suicide
Murdered by a friend
Executed by the state
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Which detective agency was hired to hunt down the James Brothers?
Pinkerton’s National Detective Agency
Baldwin–Felts Detective Agency
Archer and Spade Detective Agency
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How old was Jesse James when he died?
28
34
40
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How high did the bounty on Jesse James's head get?
$5,000
$10,000
$15,000
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Question 11/12

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Who did Jesse James steal from?
The Rich
The Poor
Everyone
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What alias did Jesse James use while traveling?
Frank
Robert
Howard
Result
Well, you had trouble answering most, if not all of the questions in this quiz. You don't have a good knowledge of Jesse James and maybe it is for the best. You are probably a law abiding citizen and aren't closely connected with such outlaws.

C+, Law Abiding Citizen

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Not bad. You managed to answer several questions correctly. You have a decent knowledge of Jesse James and his life. You are likely a follower of Jesse James's work.

B+, Follower of Jesse James

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Well, you sure you know a lot about Jesse James. You managed to answer most, if not all of the questions correctly. Is there some part of you that wishes to enjoy that outlaw lifestyle and become a member of his gang?

A+, Member of the Gang

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1
Which state was Jesse James born in?
Missouri
Kansas
Texas
2
During the American Civil War, which side was Jesse James on?
Union
Confederate
Remained Neutral
3
Which job did Jesse's father have?
Baptist Minister
Hemp Farmer
Both of the Above
4
Which type of crime is Jesse James best known for?
Robbery
Arson
Kidnapping
5
Which of the following did Jesse James NOT rob?
Fair
Stage Coach
Federal Mint
6
Who did Jesse James marry?
Sister
Cousin
Aunt
7
How was Jesse James killed?
Suicide
Murdered by a friend
Executed by the state
8
Which detective agency was hired to hunt down the James Brothers?
Pinkerton’s National Detective Agency
Baldwin–Felts Detective Agency
Archer and Spade Detective Agency
9
How old was Jesse James when he died?
28
34
40
10
How high did the bounty on Jesse James's head get?
$5,000
$10,000
$15,000
11
Who did Jesse James steal from?
The Rich
The Poor
Everyone
12
What alias did Jesse James use while traveling?
Frank
Robert
Howard