Women’s History Month Quiz: 40 Inspiring Questions

Women’s History special: 10 Trivia quiz questions from the headlines of 2021-2022 on historical female leaders and current achievements in politics, sports, arts, entertainment, and more: Who was Golda Meir? Which British monarch reigned the longest? Where did Catherine the Great rule? And Who’s considered the “Mother of American modernism”? Take the 2022 Women’s History Month quiz (Don’t miss: Even more International Women’s History trivia below)!

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Women’s History Month Quiz

Women’s History Month Special: 10 general knowledge multiple-choice questions on women leaders, accomplishments, and women’s rights in honor of Women’s History Month. Click “start quiz.”

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1. In the Brits’ first-ever genderless awards, who won more prizes?

Screenshot: Brits on YouTube

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3. Who’s the actress behind the heavy Golda Meir makeup in this picture?

Photo:  Jasper Wolf / Golda / Qwerty Films 

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4. Who’s considered the “Mother of American modernism”?

Image: Georgia O’Keeffe. Spring, 1948. Gift of The Burnett Foundation © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum. 

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5. Which British monarch reigned the longest?

Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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6. Where did Catherine the Great rule?

Photo: Dmitry Levitzky, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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7. Which leader was named The World’s Most Powerful Woman by Forbes magazine for the last ten years in a row?

Photo: Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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8. Who is this authoritative lady?

Photo: Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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9. Who originally phrased the idea that “Women belong in the kitchen”?

Photo: Photo: Anderson, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

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10. Who was the first sitting US Vice President to march in a pride parade?

Photo: Ted Eytan from Washington, DC, USA, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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Women’s History Month Quiz Questions List

Women in the News Quiz Questions List

  • How long has Angela Merkel served as chancellor of Germany?

    Photo: Casa Rosada (Argentina Presidency of the Nation), CC BY 2.5 AR, via Wikimedia Commons

    What does the word conservator mean (in English)?

    Screenshot: Framing Britney Spears / NY Times

    What was Greta Thunberg’s first public act of environmentalist activism?

    Screenshot: BBC

    In his first address to congress as a president, President Joe Biden said some words, “No president has ever said.” Which were they?

    Screenshot: CNBC

    She is the woman Republicans removed from the GOP's conference chair after her continued criticisms of Trump.

    Screenshot: The Today Show / NBC

    Who is the youngest-ever Nobel Prize winner?

    During her 69 years on the British throne, which American president did Queen Elizabeth II NOT meet?

    Photo: The White House, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

    Which country had one of its athletes defect during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics?

    Screenshot: Reuters on YouTube

    Who is Sarah Gilbert, who has a new Barbie doll made in her figure?

    Image: mattel.com

    Who is this authoritative lady?

    Photo: Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

    Who is this formidable lady?

    Photo; Global Climate Action Summit 2018, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

    What was the message printed on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s dress at the 2021 Met Gala?

    Screenshot: NBC New York  on YouTube

    Who is Samantha Cristoforetti?

    Photo: NASA on The Commons,  via Wikimedia Commons

    Who is Frances Haugen?

    Photo: Office of Senator Richard Blumenthal, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

    Which country is led by this woman?

    Screenshot: UN Climate Change on YouTube

    Who is this impressive leader?

    Screenshot: Michelle Wu on YouTube

    Who is Jessica Watkins?

    Photo: NASA/Robert Markowitz, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

    Xiomara Castro is the first female president of which country?

    Screenshot: AFP Español on YouTube.

    How old was Zara Rutherford when she became the youngest female pilot to fly solo around the world?

    Photo: FlyZolo.com, CC BY 4.0

    What’s the Phoenix Act?

    Screenshot: Sundance Institute on YouTube

Women in Sports Quiz Questions List

  • Why was Serena Williams forced to retire from her first-round match at Wimbledon 2021 tournament?

    Photo: AndrewHenkelman, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

    Why didn't American sprinting star Sha’Carri Richardson participate in the Tokyo Olympics?

    Screenshot: Today / NBC

    Who is this Barbie supposed to be?

    Photo: mattel.com

    Why was this European women’s beach handball team fined?

    Photo: Norwegian Handball Federation / Instagram

    What is Simone Biles’s Olympic sport?

    Photo: Agência Brasil Fotografias, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

    Who is the youngest person ever to win an Olympic gold medal?

    Screenshot: Tokyo 2020 via Eurosport on Youtube

    Who is the first female swimmer to claim seven medals at one Olympics?

    Screenshot: Tokyo 2020 on Eurosport

    Which women’s world record did Yulimar Rojas break in the Tokyo 2020 Games?

    Screenshot: Tokyo 2020 on Eurosport

    Which country took the top 3 spots at the Tokyo 2020 women’s 100-meter final?

    Screenshot: Tokyo 2020 on Eurosport

    What is Chicago Sky?

    Screenshot: WNBA on YouTube

Women in Entertainment Quiz Questions List

  • In what year was American actress Betty White born?

    Screenshot: SNL on Youtube

     

    What’s Kim Kardashian's net worth?

    Photo: Nicole Alexander, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

    What record did China-born Chloé Zhao break at the 2021 Oscars?

    Screenshot: The 2021 Academy Awards Telecast / ABC

    When was Billie Eilish born?

    Image: British Vogue cover, June 2021

    Which 1999 movies broke Mena Suvari’s career?

    Screenshot: DreamWorks Pictures

    How old is Beyoncé in 2021?

    Screenshot: Beyoncé on YouTube.

    What does Demi Lovato explore in Peacock's "Unidentified with Demi Lovato"?

    Screenshot: Unidentified with Demi Lovato / Peacock

    How did Adele's album "30" change Spotify?

    Screenshot: CBS Mornings

    Who is the American Music Awards' most-awarded artist ever?

    Screenshot: American Music Awards / ABC

    In Barbados, what’s Rihanna’s honorific?

    Screenshot: AFP News Agency on YouTube

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