Jackson County, Missouri: Quiz

Question 1: Jackson County was home to members of the ________ tribe.
PoncaOsage NationCaddoQuapaw

Question 2: 16.7% were of German, 9.1% American, 8.9% Irish and 8.8% English ancestry according to ________.
2000 United States CensusHispanic and Latino AmericansMexican AmericanWhite American

Question 3: Although Independence retains its status as the original ________, Kansas City serves as a second county seat and the center of county government.
County seatArkansasMississippiNew York

Question 4: Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of ________.

Question 5: The decisive Union victory here firmly established Northern control of Missouri, and led to the failure of Confederate General ________'s Missouri expedition.
Thomas Caute ReynoldsSterling PriceClaiborne Fox JacksonJohn S. Marmaduke

Question 6: Executive power of the county is vested in the ________, which is a full-time salaried position.
New YorkCounty executiveAlaskaJuneau, Alaska

Question 7: Jackson County was heavily affected by Union General Thomas Ewing's infamous ________.
General Order No. 11 (1863)Missouri State GuardBleeding KansasPrice's Raid

Question 8: As of the ________[8] of 2000, there were 654,880 people, 266,294 households, and 166,167 families residing in the county.

Question 9: During the 1920s and 30s, the city became a noted center for Jazz and ________ music, as well as the headquarters of Hallmark Cards and the location of Walt Disney's first animation studio.
African-American Civil Rights Movement (1896–1954)BluesRock and rollAfrican-American Civil Rights Movement (1955–1968)

Question 10: Jackson County was the second county to adopt a home-rule charter under the Missouri ________.
LawDemocracyConstitutionUnited Kingdom

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