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Can You Get A Perfect Score On This Women’s Month Quiz

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Let’s celebrate women! Try your hand at Angel’s Women’s Month-inspired quiz. 13 trivia questions about some of history’s greatest female moments, and modern women doing the most.


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  1. Which 2015 Netflix comedy stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda as two older women whose husbands have just left them—for each other?
  2. What percentage of the world’s countries have had women leaders? 35%, 2% or 50%?
  3. Which country gave the women the right to vote first? Japan, Iceland or New Zealand?
  4. Who is the highest selling female artist of all time?
  5. In which sport is Megan Rapinoe a captain for the USA?
  6. Frida Kahlo is a world renowned artist who took heavy inspiration from her country’s history and culture. Where is she from?
  7. Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is the richest woman in the world – what is the source of her $73.6 billion?
  8. With 168 movies on her IMDB page, which actress is the most prolific of the modern era?
  9. Which songstress has the most number one singles of all time: Beyonce, Mariah Carey or Madonna?
  10. When did the first women ref a men’s Fifa World Cup match?
  11. What is the highest office ever held by a woman in South African politics?
  12. Leleti Khumalo is famous for starring in which South African movie?
  13. Who has won the most Best Actress awards at the Oscars?





Are you going to slay just like these ladies in the quiz, or are you going back to school? Leave your scores in the comments below and share some of your influential women trivia with us 😎😎😎.


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Now for time for the answers…

      1. Grace and Frankie.
      2. 2%. Of the world’s 195 nations, only about 70 have had a female head of government or state.
      3. In 1893, New Zealand was the world’s first nation to to grant the vote to all adult women.
      4. Madonna.


    1. Soccer.
    2. Mexico.
    3. L’Oréal.


  1. Susan Sarandon.
  2. Mariah Carey.
  3. 2022.
  4. Vice President. Bonus points for naming Baleka Mbete or Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.
  5. Sarafina.
  6. Katharine Hepburn. She won 4 over 48 years. First in the 30’s and last in the 80’s.



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Zahraa Schroeder
Zahraa Schroeder
Zahraa writes articles about climate change, world conflict and celebrities. She received her Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies from Damelin, and has garnered more than four years’ experience in the radio industry. She is short for no reason and loves talking to strangers on the bus.

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