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 Thailand 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.
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2. At first the National Guardsmen who were called in to disperse the students used ... to try to move them.

  • tear gas
  • horses
  • clubs
  • fire hoses
  • dogs
  • batons
  • tasers

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

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

4. Where is the Kent State University?

  • Ohio
  • Kentucky
  • Indiana
  • Pennsylvania

5. How many people were killed?

  • 10
  • 4
  • 8
  • 6

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