How Well Do You Know Richard Nixon?

Nixon is one of the most important and controversial presidents of all time. Test your knowledge of President Nixon with these 12 questions.
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When was Nixon born?
1890
1901
1913
1921
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Where was Nixon born?
Los Angeles, California
Yorba Linda, California
Chicago, Illinois
Amarillo, Texas
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What does the middle initial "M" stand for in Richard M. Nixon?
Madison
Miller
Morrison
Milhous
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What did Nixon do in 1942?
He entered college
He entered the Navy
He was elected to Congress
He was elected to the Senate
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What did Nixon do between 1952 and 1960?
He worked as a lawyer
He was unemployed
He ran his own business
He was the Vice President of the U.S.
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Nixon lost the 1960 Presidential election to who?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Adlai Stevenson
John F. Kennedy
Hubert Humphrey
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Whom did Nixon defeat in the 1968 Presidential election?
Hubert Humphrey
Lyndon Johnson
Robert F. Kennedy
Spiro Agnew
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What was the name of Nixon's wife?
Ladybird Nixon
Patricia Nixon
Carly Nixon
Roslyn Nixon
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The Watergate scandal during Nixon's second term was named after what D.C. landmark?
The Watergate Bridge
The Watergate Hotel
The Watergate Monument
The Watergate River
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Richard Nixon resigned the presidency in what year?
1972
1974
1976
1978
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Who assumed the presidency after Nixon resigned?
Spiro Agnew
Nelson Rockefeller
Gerald Ford
Jimmy Carter
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What year did Nixon pass away?
1994
1999
2007
2012
Result
It is time to resign...

Hrrummph!

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Certainly not. You did very well in this quiz without any cheating or illegal behavior whatsoever. Congrats!

I am not a crook!

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Victory! You win in a landslide. Clearly, you know your presidential history. Congrats on this historic achievement.

God Bless America!

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1
When was Nixon born?
1890
1901
1913
1921
2
Where was Nixon born?
Los Angeles, California
Yorba Linda, California
Chicago, Illinois
Amarillo, Texas
3
What does the middle initial "M" stand for in Richard M. Nixon?
Madison
Miller
Morrison
Milhous
4
What did Nixon do in 1942?
He entered college
He entered the Navy
He was elected to Congress
He was elected to the Senate
5
What did Nixon do between 1952 and 1960?
He worked as a lawyer
He was unemployed
He ran his own business
He was the Vice President of the U.S.
6
Nixon lost the 1960 Presidential election to who?
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Adlai Stevenson
John F. Kennedy
Hubert Humphrey
7
Whom did Nixon defeat in the 1968 Presidential election?
Hubert Humphrey
Lyndon Johnson
Robert F. Kennedy
Spiro Agnew
8
What was the name of Nixon's wife?
Ladybird Nixon
Patricia Nixon
Carly Nixon
Roslyn Nixon
9
The Watergate scandal during Nixon's second term was named after what D.C. landmark?
The Watergate Bridge
The Watergate Hotel
The Watergate Monument
The Watergate River
10
Richard Nixon resigned the presidency in what year?
1972
1974
1976
1978
11
Who assumed the presidency after Nixon resigned?
Spiro Agnew
Nelson Rockefeller
Gerald Ford
Jimmy Carter
12
What year did Nixon pass away?
1994
1999
2007
2012