Kent State University

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1. Why were the students holding a peaceful protest at Kent State University?

  • In protest against President Nixon's decision to bomb Laos as part of the Vietnam War.
  • In protest against President Nixon's decision to bomb Cambodia as part of the Vietnam War.
  • In protest of the ban on political activities.
  • In protest against President Nixon's decision to bomb Thailand as part of the Vietnam War.
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2. Where is the Kent State University?

  • Kentucky
  • Indiana
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania

3. When the students refused to move, shots were fired by who?

  • federal troops
  • other students
  • the Guardsmen
  • the police

4. How many colleges were closed as a result of the students' protest strike?

  • 400
  • 300
  • 500
  • 600

5. How many people were injured?

  • 11
  • 9
  • 7
  • 13

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