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Question 1: Karl Yoneda was born in Glendale, ________, on July 15, 1906, but his family moved back to Japan in 1913.
San Jose, CaliforniaCaliforniaLos AngelesSacramento, California

Question 2: "Internment was immoral," Lazo told the ________.
Sam ZellChicago TribuneLos Angeles TimesKTLA

Question 3: [56][58] The camp perimeter had eight watchtowers manned by armed ________, and it was enclosed by five-strand barbed wire.
Provost (military police)United States armed forcesMilitary policeNorway

Question 4: [18] However, during a subsequent meeting held at the offices of the AJC in ________, leaders representing Japanese Americans and Jewish Americans reached an understanding about the use of the term.
ManhattanNew York CityNew York metropolitan areaBrooklyn

Question 5: Manzanar also had a camouflage net factory, an experimental plantation for producing ________ from the Guayule plant, and an orphanage called Children's Village, which housed 101 Japanese American orphans.
Natural rubberLatexEnglandPolymer

Question 6: Meals usually consisted of hot rice and vegetables, since meat was scarce due to ________.
Rationing in the United KingdomUnited KingdomCubaRationing

Question 7: They participated in sports, including baseball and football, and ________.
Chinese martial artsJujutsuBrazilian Jiu-JitsuMartial arts

Question 8: [125] ________ covered the song on her album Seeing Things (1998), adding the Japanese string instrument, the koto, to her performance.
Folk rockElectric folkAmerican folk musicLaurie Lewis

Question 9: A 2007 episode of the ________ television crime drama Cold Case, titled "Family 8108", dealt with the 1945 murder of a Japanese American man in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania after he and his family were released from Manzanar.
The CW Television NetworkCBSAmerican Broadcasting CompanyNBC

Question 10: [50] Over 90% of the prisoners were from the Los Angeles area, with the rest coming from Stockton, California; and ________, Washington.
Des Moines, WashingtonBainbridge Island, WashingtonOlympia, WashingtonShelton, Washington
















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