Special Sub-Topic: Third Time's A Charm
|Which president died third?|
William McKinley. William Henry Harrison died in 1841. Lincoln did so in 1865 by John Wilkes Booth. McKinley died in 1901. JFK was killed in 1963.
|What does the US third amendment guarantee?|
No soldiers can be quartered in American homes in times of peace.. It also makes quartering soldiers legal in wartime only.
|Which astronaut went into space as the third member of the Mercury 7 program?|
John Glenn. The original Mercury 7 were one and two - Alan Shepard and Gus Grissom - with Glenn as the third and in the '80s Sally Ride became the first American woman to go up into space.
|Who was US President third?|
Herbert Hoover. Herbert Hoover was in office during the Great Depression. FDR's New Deal didn't dissolve it as quick as he promised, since it took 20 years for the U.S. to regain its past economic status.
|Which US law came third?|
Jim Crow Laws. The first Alien and Sedition Acts came in around the late 1790s when the U.S. tried to regulate free speech. The Fugitive Slave Law happened during the time of slavery, the Jim Crow during the time of severe black discrimination, which the Civil Rights Act repealed completely, not just the segregation (original purpose), but discrimination as well.
|Which cartoon creator was born third?|
Tex Avery. Disney (1901), Freleng (1906), Avery (1907), Jones (1912).
|Which was the third of these countries to be conquered or annexed by Hitler in World War II or immediately before the war? (Consider only the countries mentioned in the choices.)|
Belgium. Austria (1938), Poland (1939), and then came Belgium and France through Hitler's path. He stopped at Britain, who he just couldn't take down.
|Which of these ancient civilizations appeared third?|
Greece. Egypt appeared at about 4000 B.C, Mesopotamia sometime around 2000 B.C, though I don't know when exactly, Greece at about 500 or 600 B.C., and the Byzantine Empire after the fall of Rome at about 500 A.D.
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