How Well Do You Know Allison Janney?

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How Well Do You Know Allison Janney? - Quiz

Allison is best known for her role in the political drama series, The West Wing. If you're a fan of hers, take this quiz to determine how well you truly know her!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How tall is she?

    • A.

      6'0

    • B.

      5'11

    • C.

      6'3

    • D.

      4'9

    Correct Answer
    A. 6'0
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 6'0. This indicates that the person's height is 6 feet.

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  • 2. 

    When she was younger, she dreamed of becoming a ________.

    • A.

      Singer

    • B.

      Doctor

    • C.

      Figure skater

    • D.

      Astronaut

    Correct Answer
    C. Figure skater
    Explanation
    When she was younger, the person in question had a dream of becoming a figure skater. This suggests that she had a strong interest in ice skating and aspired to excel in this sport.

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  • 3. 

    In her younger days, she participated in track and field and ________.

    • A.

      Tennis

    • B.

      Softball

    • C.

      Basketball

    • D.

      Field hockey

    Correct Answer
    D. Field hockey
    Explanation
    The given sentence states that in her younger days, she participated in track and field and field hockey. The missing word should be an activity that can be played alongside track and field. Among the given options, field hockey is the only sport that can be played alongside track and field as it is a team sport played on a field, similar to track and field events.

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  • 4. 

    Her great uncle owned the greatest racehorse of the 20th century named _________.

    • A.

      Trouble

    • B.

      Ruffian

    • C.

      Trusty

    • D.

      Runneth

    Correct Answer
    B. Ruffian
    Explanation
    Ruffian is the correct answer because the question states that her great uncle owned the greatest racehorse of the 20th century. Among the options provided, Ruffian is the most fitting choice as it is a well-known and highly regarded racehorse from that time period.

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  • 5. 

    She was discovered by the famous actor _________.

    • A.

      Tony Danza

    • B.

      Paul Newman

    • C.

      Henry Fonda

    • D.

      John Wayne

    Correct Answer
    B. Paul Newman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Paul Newman because he is the famous actor who discovered her.

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  • 6. 

    In the beginning of her career, her casting agent told her that she best fit the roles of ________.

    • A.

      Monsters

    • B.

      Aliens

    • C.

      Animals

    • D.

      Nothing!

    Correct Answer
    B. Aliens
    Explanation
    The casting agent told her that she best fit the roles of aliens. This suggests that the person being referred to has physical features or qualities that make her suitable for playing the role of an alien character in movies or television shows.

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  • 7. 

    In her early years of acting, she struggled greatly. When asked what she did for a living, she often lied. What did she claim to be?

    • A.

      Photographer for National Geographic

    • B.

      Writer for National Geographic

    • C.

      Interior Designer

    • D.

      Copy Editor for the New York Times

    Correct Answer
    A. Photographer for National Geographic
    Explanation
    In her early years of acting, she struggled greatly and often lied about her profession. She claimed to be a photographer for National Geographic. This could be because being a photographer for such a prestigious publication would have been seen as a glamorous and adventurous career, which could have helped her save face or impress others. Additionally, being associated with National Geographic would have given her a sense of credibility and respectability in the eyes of others.

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  • 8. 

    Her father and brothers are ________.

    • A.

      Musicians

    • B.

      Lawyers

    • C.

      Historians

    • D.

      Actors

    Correct Answer
    A. Musicians
    Explanation
    The given correct answer for this question is "musicians" because it is stated that her father and brothers are musicians. This implies that they have a profession or talent in playing music.

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