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Death and state funeral of Ronald Reagan: Quiz


Question 1: ________ anchor Dan Rather was quoted as saying: "Even though everybody is respectful and wants to pay homage to the president, life does go on.
CBS Radio NetworkCBS RadioThe CW Television NetworkCBS News

Question 2: [39] She laid her head down on the casket, before breaking down and crying; ________ described Mrs.
The Washington PostDonald E. GrahamNewsweekSlate (magazine)

Question 3: [45] As a result, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) designated the state funeral a ________ (NSSE).
2004 Republican National Convention2008 Democratic National ConventionBill ClintonNational Special Security Event

Question 4: [27] Eulogies were then delivered by Senate President pro tempore Ted Stevens, House Speaker ________, and Vice President Dick Cheney.
Newt GingrichCarl AlbertNancy PelosiDennis Hastert

Question 5: After Reagan's death his body was taken from his Bel-Air, Los Angeles, California home to the Gates, Kingsley and Gates Funeral Home in ________ to prepare the body for burial.
Los Angeles County, CaliforniaLong Beach, CaliforniaSanta Monica, CaliforniaPasadena, California

Question 6: American flags at the ________, across the United States, and around the world over official U.S.
Washington, D.C.United States CapitolWhite HousePresident's Park

Question 7: Most major news organizations broadcast the various events live multiple times; during the week, the cable channel ________ broadcasted uninterrupted coverage of the funeral ceremonies.

Question 8: Massachusetts Senator ________, the Democratic nominee for president, suspended his campaign until after the funeral out of respect for Reagan.
John KerryJohn F. KennedyJoe LiebermanMichael Dukakis

Question 9: ________ Harold Kushner and Supreme Court Associate Justice Sandra Day O'Connor (the first female Supreme Court justice, whom Reagan appointed), then each gave a reading, which preceded the eulogies.
RabbiConservative JudaismOrthodox JudaismJews

Question 10: Richard Goldstein of ________ criticized the funeral for its careful orchestration, writing, "Because the networks had so long to plan for this production...
Phoenix New TimesLA WeeklyThe Village VoiceAlternative newspaper


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