Wonder #2841: Who Was Katherine Johnson?
Question 1 of 3
Which award did President Barack Obama present to Katherine Johnson in 2015?
- Medal of Bravery
- Medal of Honor
- Medal of Freedom
- Medal of Excellence
Question 2 of 3
Katherine Johnson was one of the first three black students to enter graduate school at which institution?
- West Virginia University
- NASA’s Flight Research Division
- National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
- Computational Research Facility
Question 3 of 3
Which of the following is NOT one of Katherine Johnson’s accomplishments at NASA?
- She was a key member of the team that determined the trajectory of the Apollo mission that took humans to the Moon
- She calculated the path for America’s first human spaceflight
- She was the first person of color to use a formerly white-only restroom
- She wrote and directed the movie “Hidden Figures”
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