quiz pic

Margaret Thatcher Quiz

The UK's first female prime minister - do you love her or hate her? 8 Questions.

 
Created by:
pasteyfacedfool
Played: 91 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
4 stars
4.0 out of 5, based on 11 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1
Question 1 Photo

Margaret Thatcher was born in 1925 in which English town?

  • Maidstone
  • Slough
  • Grantham
  • Ipswich

2
Question 2 Photo

For how many years was Margaret Thatcher prime minister?

  • 9
  • 11
  • 13
  • 15

3
Question 3 Photo

What are the names of Margaret Thatcher's twin children?

  • Mark & Carol
  • Denis & Philippa
  • Mark & Andrea
  • James & Carol

4
Question 4 Photo

What subject did Margaret Thatcher study whilst at Oxford University in the 1940's?

  • Law
  • Art History
  • Chemistry
  • Politics

5
Question 5 Photo

Whilst Secretary of State for Education between 1970 &1974 which of these is Margaret Thatcher most well known for doing?

  • Introducing capital punishment in all state schools
  • Raising the legal school leaving age to 17
  • Making school uniform compulsory for state secondary schools
  • Abolishing free milk for primary school children

6
Question 6 Photo

Where did the IRA make an attempt to kill Margaret Thatcher by bombing the hotel the Tory party were staying in during their annual conference in 1984?

  • Blackpool
  • Brighton
  • Manchester
  • Bournemouth

7
Question 7 Photo

Which US President did Margaret Thatcher enjoy a close friendship with?

  • George Bush Sr
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Bill Clinton
  • Ronald Reagan

8
Question 8 Photo

In 1990 which Conservative politician mounted a challenge to Margaret Thatcher's leadership which eventually led to her resigning as prime minister?

  • John Major
  • Geoffrey Howe
  • Michael Heseltine
  • Anthony Meyer

 

Header

Message

Close