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Q1:   73% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 73 points
On March 3rd of what year did the President sign the congressional act making "The Star-Spangled Banner" the official national anthem of the U.S.?
1781
1851
1891
1931
1951

Q2:   19% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 19 points
What happened to Julius Caesar on March 15th, 44 B.C.?
He crossed the Rubicon River
He was elected "pontiflex maximus"
He was proclaimed "Dictator for Life"
He married Calphurnia
He was stabbed to death

Q3:   16% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 16 points
On March 1st, 1692, what crime were Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, and an Indian slave named Tituba charged with in Salem Village, Massachusetts Bay Colony?
Smoking marijuana
Attempting to vote
Treason
Witchcraft
Prostitution

Q4:   42% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 42 points
The very first one was held in New York City on March 17th, 1762. The very first what?
Constitional Convention
Shriner's Convention
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Baseball Game
Spelling Bee

Q5:   68% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 68 points
On March 23rd, 1823, Schuyler Colfax was born. Who was Schuyler Colfax?
The first soldier killed at Gettysburg
Barnum & Bailey's first circus clown
Vice President under Ulysses S. Grant
Colfax invented the original fax machine
Inventor of the Yo-Yo

Q6:   64% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 64 points
Who was convicted for acts of civil disobedience on March 10th, 1922?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Sr.
Susan B. Anthony
Gandhi
Mother Teresa

Q7:   75% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 75 points
On March 4th, 1944, the head of "Murder, Inc." was executed in the electric chair. Who was he?
Charles 'Lucky' Luciano
Al 'Scarface' Capone
Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter
Benjanim 'Bugsy' Siegel
Albert Anastasia

Q8:   57% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 57 points
During the week beginning March 1st, 1960, who had a chart-topping hit called "Let It Be Me"?
Elvis Presley
Jan & Dean
The Everly Brothers
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles

Q9:   71% of 29030 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 71 points
On March 27th, 1964, what was the big news story in Alaska?
Alaska Becomes 49th State
Alaskan Pipeline Finally Finished
Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Disaster
8.4 Earthquake Rocks Anchorage
Soviet Sub Surfaces Near Nome

Q10:   45% of 29028 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 45 points
On March 20th, 1976, Patty Hearst was convicted of...
Possession of illegal drugs
Stealing $2,000,000 worth of food from a food bank
Conspiring to overthrow the U.S. government by force or violence
Kidnapping
Armed robbery

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