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West Point Boy Scout

Quiz for Boy Scout Trip to West Point

When was West Point founded? March 16, 1802
Since what date has West Point been continually garrisoned? Since January 20th, 1778
What does garrison mean? To occupy with troops.
What are the West Point colors and what do the represent? black - charcoal gold - sulfur grey - salt peter They make up gunpowder
What is salt peter? potassium nitrate
What does West Point call their classes? Freshmen? sophomores? Juniors? Seniors? freshman - Plebes sophomores - Yuks juniors - Cows seniors - Firsties
Who is the 59th Superintendent of the United States Corps of Cadets? Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen
Who is the 74th Commandant of Cadets? Brigadier General Richard Clarke
How many names are on the Battle Monument? 2,230 names
How many lights are in the ceiling of Cullum Hall? 340 lights
What color is the ceiling of the Cadet Mess Hall in Washington Hall? red
How many gallons are in the Lusk Reservoir when water is flowing over the spillway? 78 Million gallons of water
How is the Cow? "She walks, she talks, she's full of chalk, the lacteal fluid extracted from the female of the bovine species is highly prolific to the nth degree." Must be EXACT
Created by: jenmcwarner
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