Wonder #2820: Who Is John Herrington?

Question 1 of 3

To which American Indian nation does John Herrington belong?

  1. Colorado
  2. Chickasaw
  3. Oklahoma
  4. Cherokee

Question 2 of 3

John Herrington left college but then decided to return. What inspired him to make this move?

  1. he wanted stability after moving so often in his youth
  2. he wanted to inspire children by writing a book about space
  3. he hoped it would help him to fulfill his dream to become a pilot
  4. while working as a surveyor he found he had a special talent and enjoyment of math and problem solving

Question 3 of 3

What items did John Herrington NOT take with him on his space missions to reflect his American Indian heritage?

  1. a flute
  2. arrow heads
  3. traditional medicine pouch
  4. eagle feathers

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