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Question 1: The first ________ (a Welsh choral competition with a history spanning many centuries) held outside of Wales was held in Chicago at the exposition.
EisteddfodWelsh lawWelsh peopleWelsh nationalism

Question 2: ________'s polychrome proto-Modern Transportation Building was an outstanding exception to the prevailing style, as he tried to develop an organic American form.
People's Federal Savings and Loan AssociationHenry Adams BuildingMerchants' National BankLouis Sullivan

Question 3: In addition to recognizing the 400th anniversary of the discovery of the New World, the fair also served to show the world that Chicago had risen from the ashes of the ________, which had destroyed much of the city in 1871.
Great Chicago FireIllinois and Michigan CanalRosehill Cemetery, ChicagoHaymarket affair

Question 4: ________'s performance at the exposition introduced ragtime to new audiences.
JazzAtlantaFrédéric ChopinScott Joplin

Question 5: The Administration Building, designed by ________
William Morris HuntRichard Morris HuntFrederick Law OlmstedLeavitt Hunt

Question 6: The railway brought granite stones from a rock quarry in Quincy, Massachusetts, so that the ________ could be erected in Boston.
Bunker Hill MonumentUSS ConstitutionGranite RailwayNational Park Service

Question 7: ________ made his reputation with a stunning chapel designed and built for the Exposition.
John LaFargeLouis Comfort TiffanyBrooklynNew York City

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Question 9: The Chicago Columbian Exposition was, in large part, designed by ________ and Frederick Law Olmsted.
ClevelandLouis SullivanWorld's Columbian ExpositionDaniel Burnham

Question 10: The third is the Dutch House, which was moved to ________.
Brookline, MassachusettsMilton, MassachusettsNeedham, MassachusettsQuincy, Massachusetts

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