The Ultimate Quiz On Politics

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  • 1. 
    Who presided over the Impeachment Trial of President Andrew Johnson?
    • A. 

      Salmon P. Chase

    • B. 

      Benjamin Butler

    • C. 

      Thaddeus Stevens

    • D. 

      Roscoe Conkling

  • 2. 
    Which of the following politicians was nominated for the presidency by the Mugwump faction of his party?
    • A. 

      James G. Blaine

    • B. 

      Rutherford B. Hayes

    • C. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • D. 

      Grover Cleveland

  • 3. 
    Under the Articles of Confederation, how many U.S. states had to ratify amendments in order for them to become effective?
    • A. 

      Two-Thirds Of The 13

    • B. 

      Three-Fourths Of The 13

    • C. 

      A Simple Majority Of The 13

    • D. 

      All Of The 13

  • 4. 
    What term means, "a vote of a legislature used to stop debate on an issue and put the issue to a vote"?
    • A. 

      Quorum Call

    • B. 

      Filibuster

    • C. 

      Cloture

    • D. 

      Logrolling

  • 5. 
    Who was the first U.S. President to visit the West Coast of the United States while in office?
    • A. 

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • B. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • C. 

      Rutherford B. Hayes

    • D. 

      Warren G. Harding

  • 6. 
    Which First Lady was known as "The Duchess"?
    • A. 

      Edith Wilson

    • B. 

      Nancy Reagan

    • C. 

      Elizabeth Monroe

    • D. 

      Florence Harding

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      George Bush

    • B. 

      Bill Clinton

    • C. 

      William Henry Harrison

    • D. 

      Richard Nixon

  • 8. 
    Warren G. Harding's middle name was?
    • A. 

      Gamaliel

    • B. 

      George

    • C. 

      Gargamel

    • D. 

      Granger

  • 9. 
    What are the only two U.K. Tory leaders to never hold a term on office?
    • A. 

      Neville Chamberlain And William Hague

    • B. 

      Austen Chamberlain And William Hague

    • C. 

      Austen Chamberlain And Neville Chamberlain

    • D. 

      Stanley Baldwin And William Hague

  • 10. 
    What years did George Bush head the CIA?
    • A. 

      1965-1970

    • B. 

      1976-1977

    • C. 

      1970-1975

    • D. 

      1980-1981

  • 11. 
    Who was the first woman to hold a cabinet post in the USA?
    • A. 

      Clare Booth Luce

    • B. 

      Frances Perkins

    • C. 

      Renee Sherr

    • D. 

      Muriel Humphrey

  • 12. 
    Who assumed power of his country on January 30th, 1933?
    • A. 

      Emperor Hirohito

    • B. 

      Franklin Roosevelt

    • C. 

      Adolf Hitler

    • D. 

      Benito Mussolini

  • 13. 
    Who wrote this political maxim: "Assassination is the extreme form of censorship"?
    • A. 

      Mark Twain

    • B. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • C. 

      George Bernard Shaw

    • D. 

      Carl Sandburg

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Jesse Jackson

    • B. 

      Martin Luther King, Jr.

    • C. 

      Harry Truman

    • D. 

      Malcolm X

  • 15. 
    Who awards the Spingarn Medal?
    • A. 

      Harvard University

    • B. 

      The Olympic Committee

    • C. 

      The NAACP

    • D. 

      NASA