Question of the Week

Arlington National Cemetery is on land that belonged to which President’s family?

A. George Washington
B. Thomas Jefferson
C. Abraham Lincoln
D. John F. Kennedy 

Answer: A. George Washington

Source: Arlington National Cemetery

Which memorial has 19 stainless steel statues?

A. Vietnam Memorial
B. Jefferson Memorial
C. World War II Memorial
D. Korean War Memorial

Answer: D. Korean War Memorial

Source: Korean War Veterans Memorial

How many national parks or preserves are in the U.S.?

A. 500
B. 900
C. 1,200
D. 5,000

Answer: C. 1,200

Source: National Park Service

What president commissioned the National Mall and Memorial Parks in DC?

A. George Washington
B. Abraham Lincoln
C. Thomas Jefferson
D. Theodora Roosevelt

Answer: A. George Washington

Source: National Park Service

Which of these was the first National Park in the U.S.?

A. Grand Teton National Park
B. Acadia National Park
C. Yellowstone National Park
D. Grand Canyon National Park

Answer: C. Yellowstone National Park

Source: National Park Service

Which U.S. president created the National Park Service?

A. Jimmy Carter
B. Theodore Roosevelt
C. Woodrow Wilson
D. John F. Kennedy

Answer: C. Woodrow Wilson

Source: National Park Service

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