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75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor Quiz Stats

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Who was the Harvard-educated Imperial Japanese Navy officer that was the main individual behind the decision to attack Pearl Harbor? Isoroku Yamamoto
82.1%
Ryunosuke Kusaka
3.3%
Minoru Genda
2.8%
Kameto Kuroshima
9.5%
From Final Jeopardy: 'Symbolic bookends, these 2 neighboring memorials mark the beginning & end of US involvement in World War II.' What is the Pearl Harbor related memorial? USS Arizona
77.7%
USS Missouri
12.8%
Mauna Loa
2.7%
Navy Pier
2.6%
Pearl Harbor is located on which island? Oʻahu
73.9%
Maui
6.6%
Hawaiʻi
16.5%
Kauaʻi
2.9%
Which day of the week was December 7, 1941? Sunday
73.1%
Saturday
6.1%
Thursday
9.2%
Monday
8.5%
A famous quote about the attack on Pearl Harbor is, 'I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.' The first known use of this quote was in reality from the script of which movie? Tora! Tora! Tora!
58.7%
1941
6.2%
Pearl Harbor
15.1%
From Here to Eternity
13.5%
As a result of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Commander-in-chief of the US Pacific Fleet, Husband Kimmel, was relieved of his command. Who replaced him? Chester W. Nimitz
57.7%
Douglas MacArthur
29.4%
Walter Short
3%
Scott H. Swift
3.2%
Which of these four battleships that were hit by torpedoes did not return to service during WWII? USS Oklahoma
47.9%
USS West Virginia
16.3%
USS California
13%
USS Nevada
17.3%
Which US Territory was not attacked in the hours following the December 7th attack on Pearl Harbor? American Samoa
42%
Philippines
19.3%
Wake Island
16.4%
Guam
16.4%
Which US Army Air Force Base was not attacked December 7, 1941? March Field
37.7%
Bellows Field
21%
Wheeler Field
17.9%
Hickam Field
22.2%
In which WWII movie was a Nazi infiltrator identified when he said he was eating dinner in Cleveland during the attack on Pearl Harbor? The attack happened at dinner time in Berlin, lunch time in Cleveland. Stalag 17
32.4%
Tora! Tora! Tora!
31.5%
The Longest Day
20.4%
Patton
10.9%
How many Japanese aircraft carriers were involved in the attack on Pearl Harbor? 6
30.4%
4
25.5%
8
14.2%
3
23.3%
Which was not one of the three Pacific Fleet aircraft carriers, all at sea, during the attack on Pearl Harbor? USS Yorktown
23%
USS Enterprise
32.8%
USS Lexington
14.7%
USS Saratoga
23.2%

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