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Jefferson National Expansion Memorial: Quiz


Question 1: Site of the Spanish capital of Louisiana (New Spain) (basically the entire Louisiana Purchase area north of ________ from the city's founding in 1764 until it was turned .
ArkansasUnited StatesLouisianaMississippi

Question 2: Louis was bitterly fought by some sources—particularly the ________.
Quad-City TimesThe PantagraphLee EnterprisesSt. Louis Post-Dispatch

Question 3: Arch timeline from the ________
Quad-City TimesThe PantagraphLee EnterprisesSt. Louis Post-Dispatch

Question 4: He thought that the memorial to Jefferson should be on the actual location that was symbolic of one of Jefferson's greatest triumphs—the ________.
AcadiaNew FranceFrench colonial empireLouisiana Purchase

Question 5: the debate over ________ raised by the Dred Scott case.
Universal suffrageRacismSlaveryAntisemitism

Question 6: It was the site of the local trials in the ________ case.
LouisianaDred ScottDred Scott v. SandfordIllinois

Question 7: In the early 1930s the United States began looking for a suitable memorial for Thomas Jefferson (the Washington Monument and the newly built ________ were the only large Presidential memorials at the time).
National MallAbraham Lincoln (1920 statue)Lincoln MemorialWashington, D.C.

Question 8: Land for the memorial was formally dedicated on June 10, 1950 by ________.
John F. KennedyJimmy CarterLyndon B. JohnsonHarry S. Truman

Question 9: However the ________ began and the project was put on hold.
Cold WarVietnam WarKorean WarSino-Soviet border conflict

Question 10: The Memorial is separated from the rest of ________ by a sunken section of I-70.
LaSalle ParkCentral West End, St. LouisDowntown St. LouisSt. Louis, Missouri

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