This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

When Franklin Roosevelt passed away in office, this man took over.

Retry Correct Incorrect Harry Truman was the Vice President when Franklin Roosevelt’s health took a turn for the worst in 1945. As the United States new acting President, Truman oversaw the end of World War II and often lamented that he wished Roosevelt had stayed alive long enough to see it himself.
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When Franklin Roosevelt passed away in office, this man took over.

  • Harry Truman
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • George Bush Sr.
  • Wilson Roosevelt
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