How Much Do You Know About These First Ladies?

Some First Ladies are almost as famous as their presidential spouses. How much do you know about these women? Take our quiz to find out!
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Which of the following first ladies was NOT married prior to their marriage to the president?
Betty Ford
Florence Harding
Elizabeth Truman
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Which of the following first ladies was once national president of the Girl Scouts?
Pat Nixon
Lou Hoover
Laura Bush
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Who was the first first lady to receive a graduate degree?
Pat Nixon
Nancy Reagan
Michelle Obama
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Which of the following first ladies actually interviewed her husband for a newspaper two years before they married?
Hillary Clinton
Jacqueline Kennedy
Eleanor Roosevelt
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What was the name of the very first first lady?
Martha
Eleanor
Jane
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What was Nancy Reagan's Secret Service code name?
Dove
Butterfly
Rainbow
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What was significant about Martha Washington in regards to George's inauguration?
She refused to attend.
She was away giving birth during it.
She ran the reception.
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What field of work did Florence Harding hope to pursue during her life?
music
acting
art
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Who was the first first lady to live in the White House?
Elizabeth Monroe
Abigail Adams
Martha Jefferson
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Who is the youngest first lady in American history?
Lou Hoover
Louisa Adams
Frances Cleveland
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Who was the first first lady who could have voted in her husband's election?
Edith Wilson
Florence Harding
Pat Nixon
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Who was the first first lady to die during her husband's time in office?
Letitia Tyler
Abigail Fillmore
Ellen Wilson
Result
Well, don't beat yourself up too much over this score. While some of the first ladies in America do get a significant amount of press, some people don't pay much attention to them - they're more concerned with the goings-on of the country, and that's more that justifiable!

C+, Failed With First Ladies

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While a few of the tougher questions on this quiz may have successfully tripped you up, you still had a pretty darn impressive showing on this quiz. The famous first ladies of the United States would be proud!

B+, Fan Of First Ladies

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The famous first ladies of the United States would be extraordinarily proud of the effort you showed here today! While they may get a lot of media coverage, not everyone pays attention to the life the wife's president leads - but you care about them! Great work!

A+, First Lady Fanatic

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1
Which of the following first ladies was NOT married prior to their marriage to the president?
Betty Ford
Florence Harding
Elizabeth Truman
2
Which of the following first ladies was once national president of the Girl Scouts?
Pat Nixon
Lou Hoover
Laura Bush
3
Who was the first first lady to receive a graduate degree?
Pat Nixon
Nancy Reagan
Michelle Obama
4
Which of the following first ladies actually interviewed her husband for a newspaper two years before they married?
Hillary Clinton
Jacqueline Kennedy
Eleanor Roosevelt
5
What was the name of the very first first lady?
Martha
Eleanor
Jane
6
What was Nancy Reagan's Secret Service code name?
Dove
Butterfly
Rainbow
7
What was significant about Martha Washington in regards to George's inauguration?
She refused to attend.
She was away giving birth during it.
She ran the reception.
8
What field of work did Florence Harding hope to pursue during her life?
music
acting
art
9
Who was the first first lady to live in the White House?
Elizabeth Monroe
Abigail Adams
Martha Jefferson
10
Who is the youngest first lady in American history?
Lou Hoover
Louisa Adams
Frances Cleveland
11
Who was the first first lady who could have voted in her husband's election?
Edith Wilson
Florence Harding
Pat Nixon
12
Who was the first first lady to die during her husband's time in office?
Letitia Tyler
Abigail Fillmore
Ellen Wilson