Truman Jeopardy • Click on the animation in the lower right corner to advance to the first slide. From there you can choose a dollar amount and the category of your choice. From then on click on the animation to return to the main slide. To view the answer to the question just click anywhere on the screen except on the animation because as mentioned before it will return you to the main slide.
Museum Exhibits for $100 • This well known sign sat on Harry Truman’s desk. • What is “the buck stops here” sign?
Museum Exhibits for $200 • The mural in the main lobby of the museum was painted by this famous Missouri artist. • Who is Thomas Hart Benton?
Museum Exhibits for $300 • The names of the two people buried in the Museum courtyard. • Who are Harry and Bess Truman?
Museum Exhibits for $400 • The Peanut in the picture to the right symbolizes which president? • Who is President Jimmy Carter? He was a peanut farmer in Georgia growing up.
Museum Exhibits for $500 • The shape of the office Truman worked in while president. • What is the Oval Office?
Missouri for $100 • Truman was elected to this office representing Missouri in 1934. • What is a Senator?
Missouri for $200 • Harry Truman was born in this Missouri town. • Where is Lamar, Missouri?
Missouri for $300 • The Truman Library is located in this Missouri town. • Where is Independence, Missouri?
Missouri for $400 • This is written on the back of the Buck Stops Here sign. • What is “I’m from Missouri”?
Missouri for $500 • This famous phrase is associated with Missouri. • What is the Show Me State?
Childhood for $100 • Truman’s middle initial came from these two people. Harry S. Truman • Who were Anderson Shipp Truman and Solomon Young?
Childhood for $200 • These are the names of Harry Truman’s parents. • Who were John Anderson Truman and Martha Ellen (Young) Truman?
Childhood for $300 • Name Harry Truman’s Siblings. • Who are John Vivian and Mary Jane Truman?
Childhood for $400 • Name the animal involved in Harry Truman’s earliest memory. • What are Frogs?
Childhood for $500 • Harry Truman graduated from High School in this year. • When was 1901?
Family for $100 • Name Harry Truman’s one and only child. • Who is Mary Margaret Truman?
Family for $200 • Name Harry Truman’s wife • Who is Bess Wallace Truman?
Family for $300 • Name Harry Truman’s oldest grandson. • Who is Clifton Truman Daniel?
Family for $400 • Truman’s family owned a farm in this Missouri town. • What is Grandview, Missouri?
Family for $500 • Name the city where Harry Truman’s daughter Margaret lives today. • Where is New York City?
Presidency for $100 • Truman was vice-president to this man. • Who was Franklin Delano Roosevelt?
Presidency for $200 • This man was Harry Truman’s vice-president after the 1948 election. • Who was Alben Barkley?
Presidency for $300 • This headline became famous after the 1948 presidential election. • What is “Dewey Defeats Truman”?
Presidency for $400 • Harry Truman said this was his most difficult decision during his presidency. • What is the decision to engage American troops in to the Korean War?
Presidency for $500 • Truman made the decision to drop the atomic bomb on these two Japanese cities to end World War II. • Where are Nagasaki and Hiroshima?
Bibliography • www.animationfactory.com • www.trumanlibrary.org