ABC's Election Night Video Trivia Game

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VIDEO: Election Night Trivia Question 1
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The Big Call

What state clinched the presidency for Jimmy Carter on Election Day (plus a few hours) 1976?

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VIDEO: Jimmy Carter elected president in 1976.
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Answer is ...

The early morning announcement might have been the highlight of Carter's four difficult years in the White House.

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VIDEO: Election Night Trivia Question 2
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Third Party Performer

When was the last time a "third party" candidate won a state (or more) on Election Day?

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VIDEO: Richard Nixon is elected president in 1968.
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Answer is ...

In four decades since it happened, only Democrats and Republicans have won a state's worth of electoral votes on Election Day.

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VIDEO: Election Night Trivia Question 3
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Phoning It In

Which candidate was "calling it off" before some voters out West could cast their ballots?

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VIDEO: Ronald Reagan is elected President in 1980.
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Answer is ...

Ronald Reagan won and took the call, but he waited for the votes to come in to officially kick off the Republican celebrations.

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VIDEO: Election Night Trivia Question 4
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How Many Days?

How many days did it take for the winner of the 2000 presidential race to be decided?

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VIDEO: George W. Bush is elected in 2000.
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Answer is ...

On December 12, the U.S. Supreme Court decided, by a five-to-four vote, that the recounts would stop and the nation would finally have its new president.

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VIDEO: Election Night Trivia Question 5
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On the Road Again

Which candidate broke with tradition and kept on campaigning right down to Election Day?

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VIDEO: George H. W. Bush is elected in 1988.
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Answer is ...

All that campaigning and not much to show for it. The Republicans would keep the White House for another four years, their longest streak since the Great Depression.

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