Quiz: Disability Awareness Month by Jennifer July 9, 2018 Franklin Delano Roosevelt with Ruthie Bie, opens a new windowopens a new window by Margaret Suckley / Public Domain / cropped from originalJuly is Disability Awareness Month! Throughout July, we celebrate and learn about the rich history of people with disabilities. To get you started, try out this quiz about disability history! Quiz: Disability Awareness Month Which U.S. president had a disability?Franklin D. RooseveltGeorge WashingtonHerbert HooverHarry S. TrumanWhere did the first national disability pride parade take place?Washington, D.C.New York CitySan FranciscoChicagoWhat was the first book released at the same time in Braille as it was in print?Charlotte’s WebHarry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceLittle WomenA Wrinkle in TimeWhich disability rights advocate co-founded the American Civil Liberties Union?Stephen HawkingHelen KellerStevie WonderWhich Deaf/hard of hearing person broke barriers and won two popular reality television show competitions?Marlee MatlinNyle DiMarcoLou FerringoLinda BoveThis summer, Special Olympics celebrates its 50th anniversary. Where did the organization get its start?A program at the Chicago Park DistrictA campaign by activists in San FranciscoA 5K race in New York CityWhat do football player Derrick Coleman, hockey player James Kyte, basketball player Lance Allred and baseball player Edward Dundon have in common?They played in the Paralympic Games.They were military veterans who lost limbs.They used wheelchairs after they retired.They were the first legally deaf players in their field.Which popular Chicago musical act recently decided to bring American Sign Language interpreters on tour so Deaf and hard of hearing fans could better enjoy the show?WilcoChance the RapperBuddy GuyStyxWhat do the popular novels The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, Ginny Moon, House Rules and By the Light of the Moon have in common?They tell stories based in Chicago.There is a character with autism in each book.They were featured on CPL’s Best of the Best list in 2017.They are based on true events.Which film featuring characters with disabilities recently became the highest-grossing animated film in North America?Finding DoryThe IncrediblesThe LoraxInside OutEmailThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. How is the information I enter in this webform being protected?Any information you send using this webform is protected in transit with SSL encryption.Visit our Privacy Statement, opens in a new window to learn more about how your personal information is handled and protected.Information submitted in this webform is secure. Learn More.