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Walter Q. Gresham: Quiz


Question 1: He spent two years in an academy at ________, one year at the Indiana University Bloomington, then studied law under Judge William A.
New Albany, IndianaCorydon, IndianaVincennes, IndianaJeffersonville, Indiana

Question 2: He was a member of the Whig Party and was elected Sheriff of ________.
Crawford County, IndianaHarrison County, IndianaClark County, IndianaFloyd County, Indiana

Question 3: The 53rd Indiana subsequently took part in Grant's Tennessee campaign of 1862, including the Siege of Corinth and ________.
Siege of VicksburgBattle of ShilohWestern Theater of the American Civil WarUnion Army

Question 4: In August 1863 he was appointed brigadier general of volunteers, and was placed in command of the Federal forces at ________.
Vicksburg, MississippiJackson, MississippiMeridian, MississippiNatchez, Mississippi

Question 5: He initially served as an ________ of an uncle.
AustraliaGuyanaBarbadosIndentured servant

Question 6: George was born in Virginia but latter settled in ________.

Question 7: During the Siege of Vicksburg, Colonel Gresham commanded a ________.
BattalionCompany (military unit)BrigadeRegiment

Question 8: While serving as Postmaster General, ________, was named after him.
Lake Oswego, OregonPortland, OregonMilwaukie, OregonGresham, Oregon

Question 9: In the following month he resigned to accept an appointment to the United States circuit court for the Seventh Circuit (which preceded the ________).
United States Court of Appeals for the Second CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the Sixth CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the Seventh CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Question 10: He served as United States Postmaster General, as a judge on the ________, was a two-time candidate for the Republican presidential nomination and was Secretary of State, and Secretary of the Treasury.
United States courts of appealsU.S. stateOhioPolitical divisions of the United States


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