The Tuskegee Airmen

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The Tuskegee Airmen. Quiz. What First Lady flew with the Airmen during their training?. Eleanor Roosevelt Lady Bird Johnson Jackie Oanasis Kennedy Roslyn Carter . 0 10 25 50. How many bombers were lost while the Tuskegee Airmen were escorting them?. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • The Tuskegee AirmenQuiz

  • What First Lady flew with the Airmen during their training?Eleanor RooseveltLady Bird JohnsonJackie Oanasis KennedyRoslyn Carter

  • How many bombers were lost while the Tuskegee Airmen were escorting them?0102550

  • What was the number given to the first squadron of the Tuskegee Airmen?50th78th99th222nd

  • What area of the world were the airmen first assigned to?EuropeGermanyNorth AfricaGreat Britain

  • What war did the Tuskegee Airmen earn their reputation?WW IWW IIKorean WarVietnam War

  • What was the name of the airfield where the Tuskegee Airmen trained that is now a national historic site?Motown FieldMoton FieldMaxwell FieldArea 51

  • What was the attitude of most of the townspeople of Tuskegee about the Airmen during the 40s?SupportiveApprehensiveDid not want them/resented themDid not care either way

  • What president signed an executive order banning segregation of the military in 1948? FDREisenhowerJFKHarry Truman

  • Who was the famous commanding Officer of the Airmen?Benjamin O. DavisPercy SuttonLee ArcherBill Childs

  • What was it about the Tuskegee Airmens plan that set them apart from the other P-51s?Their engines had more horsepowerTheir planes were fasterThe planes tail was painted redThey were experimental aircraft