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California's 12th congressional district election, 1946: Quiz


Question 1: [53] The Democrats brought ________ and other prominent Democrats into the district to campaign for Voorhis.
United StatesJames RooseveltFranklin D. RooseveltHarry S. Truman

Question 2: Voorhis's appearance was overshadowed by the controversial participation of Nixon adversary ________.
William RemingtonAlger HissAldrich AmesJulius and Ethel Rosenberg

Question 3: The freeway system had barely touched the 12th district; only a small segment of the ________ cut across its northwest corner.
Pasadena FreewayCalifornia State Route 47Interstate 110 and State Route 110 (California)California State Route 2

Question 4: As Dexter dithered, Republicans tried to get General ________ to run, though they were not certain if the general was a Republican.
Omar BradleyGeorge S. PattonJohn J. PershingDwight D. Eisenhower

Question 5: [39] Voorhis hoped to return to California in mid-August but while returning from Washington in August, he was forced to have surgery for hemorrhoids in ________.
Ogden, UtahWeber County, UtahSalt Lake CityProvo, Utah

Question 6: Within days, he and his wife ________, the latter almost eight months pregnant, returned to Whittier.
Betty FordPat NixonLady Bird JohnsonBarbara Bush

Question 7: And we needed it badly in 1946."[63] In the same article, the ________ described Voorhis's campaign as "undermanned, underfinanced, outgunned, outmaneuvered and he apparently was on the wrong side of most of the issues of the day".
Chicago TribuneKTLALos Angeles TimesSam Zell

Question 8: Day hired political consultant ________ for $580 for the primary campaign, and the consultant warned that unless new life came into the campaign, it was in serious danger.
Murray ChotinerEarl WarrenRichard NixonUnited States Senate election in California, 1950

Question 9: Following a two-week vacation in ________ after the primary, Nixon returned to the 12th district.
British ColumbiaAlbertaCanadaOntario

Question 10: Subsequently, Hoeppel filed as a ________ candidate.
Democratic Party (United States)Prohibition PartyRepublican Party (United States)Communist Party USA


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