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The Remarkable Women Quiz!

See how much you know about these remarkable women and their accomplishments. 12 Questions.

 
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1

Marie Curie earned a Nobel Prize for which discovery?

  • Cobalt
  • Krypton
  • Radioactive elements
  • Atoms and molecules

2

Camille Claudel is a renown artist from the 20th century. What art form did she favour and master?

  • Painting
  • Sculpting
  • Opera
  • Ballet

3

Which renown actress devoted her life to humanitarian work following her career?

  • Grace Kelly
  • Audrey Hepburn
  • Joan Collins
  • Elizabeth Taylor

4

Larissa Latynina won the most gold medals in the olympics in gymnastics. How may gold medals did she win in total?

  • 7
  • 9
  • 11
  • 15

5

Who is the top best-selling fiction author among women?

  • Danielle Steele
  • J.K. Rowling
  • Stephenie Mayer
  • Agatha Christie

6

Hilary Clinton is an influential woman in U.S. politics. Which position does she currently hold in the Obama Cabinet?

  • Vice-President
  • Secretary of State
  • Secretary of the Interior
  • Attorney General

7

In 1984, cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to walk in space. How long was her space walk?

  • 30 minutes.
  • 1 hour.
  • 4 hours.
  • 6 hours.

8

Virginia Apgar is the physician who developed the Apgar Score. What does the Apgar Score measure?

  • The health of newborns.
  • The health of the heart.
  • The health of the lungs.
  • The health of the blood.

9

Ursula Burns is the Chairman and CEO of which technology firm?

  • Xerox
  • IBM
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Microsoft

10

Danica Patrick is a professional race car driver. In which car race series did she win first place?

  • Indianapolis 500
  • NASCAR
  • IndyCar
  • Grand Prix

11

According to the Guiness Book of Records, who is the top-selling female vocal artist?

  • Mariah Carey
  • Lady Gaga
  • Madonna
  • Celine Dion

12

Dr. Temple Grandin was a prolific woman inventor, despite being afflicted with autism. In which scientific field did she make her contributions?

  • Space science
  • Medical science
  • Animal Science
  • Engineering

 

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