How Much Do You Know About Martha Washington?

Do you think you know the original first lady of the United States better than most? It's time to put your FLOTUS knowledge to the test! Take these 12 questions and find out if you know Mrs. Washington!
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What was Martha Washington's maiden name?
Custis
Dandridge
Jones
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Martha Washington was born on her family's plantation in which colony?
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Virginia
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How many siblings did Martha Washington have?
Seven
Five
Three
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When did Martha Washington marry her first husband?
1749
1750
1745
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What was the primary crop the White House plantation produced?
Tabacco
Corn
Cotton
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Where did Martha and George Washington meet?
At an opera
At a theater
At a cotillion
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When did Martha and George Washington marry?
1759
1761
1760
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How many children did Martha and George Washington have?
Two
Three
None
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When Martha met George Washington, which war had he recently fought in?
Revolutionary War
French and Indian War
King George's War
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True or false: Martha Washington was the first woman to be featured on American paper currency.
True
False
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When did Martha Washington's husband George take over as commander in chief of the Continental Army?
1772
1776
1775
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Where was the first presidential residence located?
Washington
Philadelphia
New York City
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you are Martha moot! Unfortunately, you don't know the original first lady that well. Fret not, many people still consider Martha Washington to be a bit of a mystery. Without all of the media presence of the current day, former first ladies often weren't in the spotlight quite as much.

C+, Martha Moot

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a Martha magic! While many may claim to know all about this famous first lady, few know quite as much as you do! Not only were you aware of Martha's life while she was with George, but you knew of her personal pre marrying Mr. Washington!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are Martha magnificent! It's clear that you know and love Martha Washington. Not only are you well versed on Ms. Washington's personal life, but you were well acquainted with her other efforts in life as well. We commend you for your strong historical knowledge! Well done!

A+, Martha Magnificent

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1
What was Martha Washington's maiden name?
Custis
Dandridge
Jones
2
Martha Washington was born on her family's plantation in which colony?
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Virginia
3
How many siblings did Martha Washington have?
Seven
Five
Three
4
When did Martha Washington marry her first husband?
1749
1750
1745
5
What was the primary crop the White House plantation produced?
Tabacco
Corn
Cotton
6
Where did Martha and George Washington meet?
At an opera
At a theater
At a cotillion
7
When did Martha and George Washington marry?
1759
1761
1760
8
How many children did Martha and George Washington have?
Two
Three
None
9
When Martha met George Washington, which war had he recently fought in?
Revolutionary War
French and Indian War
King George's War
10
True or false: Martha Washington was the first woman to be featured on American paper currency.
True
False
11
When did Martha Washington's husband George take over as commander in chief of the Continental Army?
1772
1776
1775
12
Where was the first presidential residence located?
Washington
Philadelphia
New York City