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  • 1. 
    Which of the following ladies was a famous markswoman and friend of Buffalo Bill?
    • A. 

      Calamity Jane

    • B. 

      Annie Oakley

    • C. 

      Rachel Carson

    • D. 

      Emma Peel

  • 2. 
    Who is the founder of Chicago's Hull House, a settlement house to help the poor?
    • A. 

      Eleanor Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Clara Barton

    • C. 

      Jane Addams

    • D. 

      Hillary Rodham Clinton

  • 3. 
    Who was the U.S. Congresswoman from Colorado who strongly promoted family related issues?
    • A. 

      Patricia Schroeder

    • B. 

      Patsy Mink

    • C. 

      Barbara Boxer

    • D. 

      Margaret Chase Smith

  • 4. 
    In 1955, New York's Fulton Theater was renamed in honor of which legendary actress?
    • A. 

      Greta Garbo

    • B. 

      Helen Hayes

    • C. 

      Hattie McDaniel

    • D. 

      Mary Tyler Moore

  • 5. 
    Which of the following women was among the first great investigative reporters?
    • A. 

      Carla Bernstein

    • B. 

      Edith Wharton

    • C. 

      Nellie Blye

    • D. 

      Nora Ephron

  • 6. 
    What caused Wyoming's population to grow substantially after 1869?
    • A. 

      Women Were Given The Vote

    • B. 

      Gold Was Discovered

    • C. 

      Strong Winds

    • D. 

      Union Pacific Railroad

  • 7. 
    James St. Clair had what relationship to Richard Nixon?
    • A. 

      Brother

    • B. 

      Attorney

    • C. 

      Secretary Of Defense

    • D. 

      Press Secretary

  • 8. 
    In what museum is the Hope Diamond housed?
    • A. 

      Bern Museum Of History, Bern, Switzerland

    • B. 

      Smithsonian American History Museum, Washington

    • C. 

      Smithsonian Natural History Museum, Washington

    • D. 

      Delta Morge Museum, Belfast, Ireland

  • 9. 
    Which President was from New Hampshire?
    • A. 

      J.Q. Adams

    • B. 

      Franklin Pierce

    • C. 

      Millard Filmore

    • D. 

      Benjamin Harrison

  • 10. 
    President Gerald Ford took the name of his stepfather, so at birth, what was his name?
    • A. 

      Richard Starkey

    • B. 

      Cassius Clay

    • C. 

      Bernard Schwartz

    • D. 

      Leslie King

  • 11. 
    Who was the only adopted U.S. President?
    • A. 

      Bill Clinton

    • B. 

      Gerald Ford

    • C. 

      James Buchanan

    • D. 

      Calvin Coolidge

  • 12. 
    President Jimmy Carter was a member of what branch of the U.S. military?
    • A. 

      U.S. Air Force

    • B. 

      U.S. Army

    • C. 

      U.S. Marines

    • D. 

      U.S. Navy

  • 13. 
    What son-in-law of President Zachary Taylor figured prominently in the Confederacy?
    • A. 

      "Stonewall" Jackson

    • B. 

      Nathan Bedford Forrest

    • C. 

      Jefferson Davis

    • D. 

      Robert E. Lee

  • 14. 
    Which of these four past U.S. Presidents did not live to be at least ninety years old?
    • A. 

      John Adams

    • B. 

      Grover Cleveland

    • C. 

      Herbert Hoover

    • D. 

      Ronald Reagan

  • 15. 
    Which of these Presidents got married in the White House?
    • A. 

      John F. Kennedy

    • B. 

      Grover Cleveland

    • C. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • D. 

      Chester A. Arthur

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