Word Ladder: Been President, Done That Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jan 20, 2017

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Clue 4-Letter Word % Correct
Meat from a pigPORK
98.5%
Public place where people playPARK
97.4%
Place to put items when shoppingCART
96.2%
Something thrown at a boardDART
95.9%
★ Because of his surprise victory at the 1844 Democratic convention, he is known as a '____ horse' candidate. ★DARK
95%
Walking stickCANE
93.8%
Common response to 'How are you?'FINE
93.6%
DiscoverFIND
92.9%
Shut a door angrilySLAM
92.6%
What appreciative audiences doCLAP
92.2%
How lemon or vinegar tastesSOUR
91.9%
A drunk might do this to his speechSLUR
91%
Dirty, crowded part of a citySLUM
91%
Ice cream delivery deviceCONE
90.7%
★ Number of ballots at the convention (On the first seven ballots, he received no votes at all!) ★NINE
90.3%
Short music or video excerptCLIP
89.9%
★ Oregon expansionist slogan: 'Fifty-____ Forty or Fight!' ★FOUR
89.9%
Cylindrical soda containersCANS
89.4%
★ US President in 1845-1849 and subject of this word ladder ★POLK
89.3%
Item in a poker potCHIP
88.3%
★ How many children he had ★NONE
88.2%
What Americans call maizeCORN
87.2%
Kill a monster or other foeSLAY
86.9%
Where an apple's seeds resideCORE
86.8%
Silly or stupid personFOOL
86%
It's what's for dinnerFOOD
85.8%
Athlete's infractionFOUL
85.6%
AffectionateFOND
85.3%
★ His opponent in the general election was veteran politician Henry ____, who had run twice before ★CLAY
85%
What electors do to their votesCAST
83.6%
What baths are taken inTUBS
83.2%
Tonight Show host JayLENO
83%
★ Unlike Rutherford B. Hayes, he did not have a beard on his this. ★CHIN
83%
Clue 4-Letter Word % Correct
A large brass instrumentTUBA
82.1%
What a hard taskmaster cracksWHIP
82%
Provide to a borrowerLEND
80.4%
Restore to healthCURE
79.6%
File folder protrusionsTABS
79.2%
Skin decorations, for shortTATS
78.8%
★ He offered $100 million to Spain for this island, but they declined. ★CUBA
77.7%
Group of ball playersTEAM
77.5%
Six-sided regular polyhedronCUBE
76.9%
Become part of a larger group (like Texas and the US in 1845)JOIN
76%
Originate a phraseCOIN
75.8%
★ Incumbent president ____ Tyler, at odds with his party, did not run. ★JOHN
75.3%
What Frosty is made ofSNOW
74.9%
Large containers where wine fermentsVATS
74.8%
★ True to his promise, he did not seek a second one of these. ★TERM
74.5%
★ Unlike William Howard Taft, he was relatively this. ★THIN
74.4%
★ One of his rivals for the nomination: politician and general Lewis ____ (who did get the nomination in 1848) ★CASS
74%
Soldiers who returned from the Mexican War, for shortVETS
73.7%
There's no business like this business.SHOW
72.6%
Watch over something, like a barTEND
71.9%
Be acquainted withKNOW
71.8%
Roy ____, McCarthy era prosecutorCOHN
70.6%
★ Like his mentor Andrew Jackson, he hailed from this state (abbrev.). ★TENN.
70.5%
★ Aforementioned opponent Henry was a leader of this political party. ★WHIG
70.1%
Site for stitchesSEAM
69.3%
A migrating sea birdTERN
69.1%
★ As president, he did this to Congress's Rivers and Harbors Act. ★VETO
68.2%
Pygmalion author George Bernard, or Jaws and The Sting actor RobertSHAW
68.1%
Mother of Apollo and ArtemisLETO
64.6%
Something fake, possibly a pillow coverSHAM
64.6%
★ His middle name (and his mother's maiden name); also a fort known for a precious metal ★KNOX
61.7%
Old Scottish word meaning to begTHIG
60%

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