How Well Do You Know Sarah Palin?

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How Well Do You Know Sarah Palin?

How well do you know Governor Sarah Palin? Take the quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Governor Sarah Palin was born on February 11, 1964 in:
    • A. 

      Sandpoint, Idaho

    • B. 

      Atqasuk, Alaska

    • C. 

      Los Angeles, California

    • D. 

      Tallahassee, Florida

    • E. 

      Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • 2. 
    As the ___ governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin is the first woman to hold the office.
    • A. 

      1st

    • B. 

      8th

    • C. 

      11th

    • D. 

      13th

    • E. 

      17th

  • 3. 
    During her first legislative session, Governor Palin’s administration passed two major pieces of legislation – a competitive process to construct a gas pipeline and _____________
    • A. 

      Making it illegal for women to parachute on Sunday

    • B. 

      A new law easing restrictions on oil drilling

    • C. 

      New campaign finance reform laws

    • D. 

      An overhaul of the state’s ethics laws

    • E. 

      An overhaul on state environmental regulations

  • 4. 
    Governor Palin is chair of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, a multi-state government agency that promotes the conservation and efficient recovery of domestic oil and natural gas resources while protecting health, safety and the environment
    • A. 

      Promotes the conservation and efficient recovery of domestic oil and natural gas resources while protecting health, safety and the environment

    • B. 

      Prohibits the conservation and efficient recovery of domestic oil and natural gas resources while protecting health, safety and the environment

    • C. 

      Regulates natural gas resources and where they may be delivered throughout the state

    • D. 

      Tivo's History's Channel's "Ice Road Truckers" show for anyone who missed the last episode.

    • E. 

      Uses state resources to ensure that fuels are used efficiently with minimal environmental regulation from the legislative branches

  • 5. 
    Prior to her election as governor, Palin served ___ term(s) on the Wasilla City Council and ___ term(s) as the mayor/manager of Wasilla.
    • A. 

      1 & 3

    • B. 

      2 & 1

    • C. 

      4 & 3

    • D. 

      Palin only served as the mayor/manager of Wasilla

    • E. 

      2 & 2

  • 6. 
    Sarah received a bachelor of science degree in communications-journalism from_________ in 1987
    • A. 

      Florida State University

    • B. 

      Michigan State University

    • C. 

      The Wharton School of Business

    • D. 

      The University of Idaho

    • E. 

      Alaska State University

  • 7. 
    Governor Palin is a lifetime member of this organization
    • A. 

      NRC

    • B. 

      PBA

    • C. 

      NRA

    • D. 

      NSDAC

    • E. 

      AA

  • 8. 
    In the race for Governor, Sarah Palin defeated incumbent Republican governor Frank Murkowski in the Republican primary and former Democratic governor Tony Knowles in the general election, garnering ____% of the vote 
    • A. 

      99.9%

    • B. 

      53.3%

    • C. 

      32.1%

    • D. 

      48.3%

    • E. 

      72%

  • 9. 
    At Wasilla High School in Wasilla, Alaska, Sarah Palin played basketball where she earned this nickname
    • A. 

      "Sensational Sarah"

    • B. 

      "Superstar Sarah"

    • C. 

      "Sarah Barracuda"

    • D. 

      "Lady Larry Bird"

    • E. 

      "Ms. Unbelievable"

  • 10. 
    Palin is the second U.S. woman to run on a major party ticket. The first was________
    • A. 

      Hillary Clinton

    • B. 

      Geraldine Ferraro

    • C. 

      Diane Feinstein

    • D. 

      Pat Schroeder

    • E. 

      Jennifer Anniston