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Quiz about Unprecedented Crimes
Quiz about Unprecedented Crimes

Unprecedented Crimes Trivia Quiz


This quiz is based on murders that were committed by non-serial killers. Whether is be school shootings, family murders, or random killings each are unprecedented crimes.

A multiple-choice quiz by jbooker8. Estimated time: 3 mins.
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Author
jbooker8
Time
3 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
413,747
Updated
Dec 06 23
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
8 / 10
Plays
269
Last 3 plays: dee1304 (6/10), Guest 99 (9/10), Guest 76 (8/10).
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Question 1 of 10
1. What South Carolina lawyer and businessman was convicted of the 2021 killings of his wife and son? Hint


Question 2 of 10
2. In 2015, Dylann Roof was convicted of killing 9 African American church members in South Carolina. Where was this crime committed? Hint


Question 3 of 10
3. In 1999, in Columbine, Colorado, two Seniors dressed in trench coats rained bullets on their classmates and teachers in a deadly school shooting. What were the killers' names? Hint


Question 4 of 10
4. Who was responsible for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building?


Question 5 of 10
5. Florida teen Aiden Fucci was charged and convicted of stabbing a fellow classmate to death on March 24, 2023. What was the victim's name in this case? Hint


Question 6 of 10
6. This former Carolina Panther NFL player shocked a community and league in 1999, for his involvement in the shooting of his girlfriend, while pregnant with his son. Can you name this former player? Hint


Question 7 of 10
7. Frederick, Colorado - 2018 - A pregnant wife and two daughters were murdered by the person they called husband and father. Who was this murderer? Hint


Question 8 of 10
8. Gunman Michael Boatwright and accomplices Robert Allen and Trayvon Newsome robbed and killed this young and upcoming rapper in Florida on June 18, 2018. The crime took place outside of a motorcycle dealer. What was the stage name of the victim? Hint


Question 9 of 10
9. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - Valentine's Day in 2018 - Nikolas Cruz, a 19 year old former student, opened fire on teachers and students with an assault type rifle killing 17 and injuring 17 more. Where is this high school located? Hint


Question 10 of 10
10. September 11th 2001 - lead by Osama Bin Laden, this group killed over three thousands people using airplanes as missiles to strike important US targets. On May 2, 2011, the US found and killed Bin Laden. Where was he found? Hint



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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. What South Carolina lawyer and businessman was convicted of the 2021 killings of his wife and son?

Answer: Alex Murdaugh

Alex Murdaugh a third generation lawyer, was found guilty in the June 2021 killings of his wife Maggie and his younger son Paul. Both victims were found shot to death at their residence near a dog kennel the couple owned. Murdaugh also was part of several illegal fraud cases and stealing from clients during his time as a lawyer.
2. In 2015, Dylann Roof was convicted of killing 9 African American church members in South Carolina. Where was this crime committed?

Answer: Charleston

This crime took place in Charleston, SC at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Dylann Roof had a hatred for African Americans and preplanned this attack according to a manifesto later found.
3. In 1999, in Columbine, Colorado, two Seniors dressed in trench coats rained bullets on their classmates and teachers in a deadly school shooting. What were the killers' names?

Answer: Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris

This massacre took place the morning of April 20, 1999. Dylan and Eric, prior to the shooting, made countless videos and memoirs stating their intentions and ill will towards others. They are seen shooting firearms on a daily basis to which some were used the day of the killings.

In total, they took the lives of 13 people, while injuring an additional 24. After a stand off with police, it all came to an end when they took their own lives in the school library.
4. Who was responsible for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building?

Answer: Timothy McVeigh

The bombing took place on April 19, 1995 when McVeigh killed 168 people and injured 680. Timothy McVeigh, along with his accomplice Terry Nichols, parked a rented Ryder truck filled with explosives at the front of the Federal buildings, lit the two minute fuse, then drove away.

After being identified through documents from the rental truck, McVeigh was arrested when the car he was driving did not have plates. Timothy McVeigh was sentenced to death and lethal injection was carried out on June 11th, 2001.
5. Florida teen Aiden Fucci was charged and convicted of stabbing a fellow classmate to death on March 24, 2023. What was the victim's name in this case?

Answer: Tristyn Bailey

The murder took place on May 9th 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. Aiden Fucci was 14 years old at the time of the murder and the victim Tristyn Bailey was only 13. Aiden Fucci was sentence to life in prison for his crime.
6. This former Carolina Panther NFL player shocked a community and league in 1999, for his involvement in the shooting of his girlfriend, while pregnant with his son. Can you name this former player?

Answer: Rae Carruth

Cherica Adams was shot four times in a drive-by shooting. Rae Carruth stopped his vehicle in front of hers. His accomplice Van Brett Watkins Sr. then drove up to her passenger side in another vehicle and shot her. She survived the shooting and she was able to identify Carruth, before succumbing to her injuries. Cherica Adams was pregnant with Carruth's child at the time.

The child was born in an emergency Caesarean section (with cerebral palsy). After serving 18 years, Rae Carruth was released in October 2018.
7. Frederick, Colorado - 2018 - A pregnant wife and two daughters were murdered by the person they called husband and father. Who was this murderer?

Answer: Chris Watts

Chris Watts strangled his pregnant wife Shanann and then smothered his two daughters Bella and Celeste to death. He buried his wife near an oil-storage facility in a shallow grave, and dumped his children's bodies into oil tanks. Watts was sentenced to life without parole.
8. Gunman Michael Boatwright and accomplices Robert Allen and Trayvon Newsome robbed and killed this young and upcoming rapper in Florida on June 18, 2018. The crime took place outside of a motorcycle dealer. What was the stage name of the victim?

Answer: XXXTentacion

XXXTentacion whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy, was a Florida rapper who had a huge following in the Hip-Hop industry. Onfroy had hits which included, "Look At Me Now" and "Revenge". The four assailants, whose motive was money, stole $50,000 in cash and shot Onfroy multiple times as he sat in his car while trying to exit the bike shop.
9. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - Valentine's Day in 2018 - Nikolas Cruz, a 19 year old former student, opened fire on teachers and students with an assault type rifle killing 17 and injuring 17 more. Where is this high school located?

Answer: Parkland, FL

Nikolas Cruz preplanned this massacre months prior to carrying it out. Once at the school, Cruz began shooting through classroom windows and down the halls. Once the shooting stopped, Cruz wore a school shirt and blended in with other teens as they evacuated outside the school.

After stopping at a store for an ICEE and then McDonald's where he tried to beg for a ride, Cruz was later stopped in a nearby neighborhood where he was arrested. Cruz was sentenced to life in prison on November 2, 2022.
10. September 11th 2001 - lead by Osama Bin Laden, this group killed over three thousands people using airplanes as missiles to strike important US targets. On May 2, 2011, the US found and killed Bin Laden. Where was he found?

Answer: Abbottabad, Pakistan

Osama bin Laden, the leader of al-Qaeda, was shot and killed at his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan by United States SEAL Team Six on May 2, 2011. Bin Laden who had a hatred for Western civilization planned the 9/11 attacks. The manhunt to catch Bin Laden took over decade due to the terrain and the minimum help that locals wanted to provide.
Source: Author jbooker8

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