The College Archives Quiz

Test your knowledge of the history of the College.

1. Which of the following musical acts have perfomed at F&M ?
Grateful Dead
Tina and Ike Turner
Pure Prairie League
All of the above
None of the above

2. In which year did Franklin College merge with Marshall College?
1849
1851
1853
1856
1859

3. Franklin and Marshall became coeducational in what year?
1966
1967
1969
1971
1976

4. F&M had traditionally been affiliated with which church?
German Reformed
Lutheran
Methodist
Presbyterian
Baptist

5. Hartman Green is named after ?
SNL alumnus Phil Hartman
a former F&M professor
a former F&M trustee
a former administrator
the prinicipal of the former F&M Academy

6. The first chairman of the Board of Trustees of Franklin and Marshall College was?
Benjamin Franklin
James Buchanan
John Marshall
W.U. Hensel
Henry Stager

7. The first fraternity chapter founded at F&M was?
Chi Phi
Phi Kappa Sigma
Phi Kappa Psi
Sigma Pi
Kappa Sigma

8. Which star of the movie "Jaws" graduated from Franklin and Marshall College in 1955?
Robert Shaw
Richard Dreyfus
Roy Scheider
Murray Hamilton
"Bruce" the Shark

9. Which two nationally known figures visited F&M on separate occasions in 1963?
Dwight D. Eisenhower and Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcolm X and John F. Kennedy
Eleanor Roosevelt and Douglas McArthur
Barry Goldwater and Hubert Humphrey
Robert Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy

10. Old Main was once known as?
New Main
the College Building
Franklin Hall
Marshall Hall
Gothic Hall

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