Profile: Herbert Hoover Quiz Stats

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Political partyRepublican
86.4%
Economic downturn that plagued in his termGreat Depression
79%
Engineering wonder named in his honor in 1947Hoover Dam
78.7%
Opponent in his second presidential runFranklin Roosevelt
78.6%
Year of first presidential run1928
75.7%
Hoover's presidential predecessorCalvin Coolidge
75.5%
Shanty towns named for himHoovervilles
75.3%
Year of second presidential run1932
75.1%
Number of Hoover's presidency31st
70.2%
Economic event of October 29, 1929Black Tuesday
69.7%
ReligionQuaker
61.3%
Year of birth1874
60.7%
Number of states Hoover carried6
58.2%
Body of water where it is locatedColorado River
57.1%
President who appointed him to the cabinetWarren G. Harding
56.7%
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Number of states Hoover carried40
56.2%
Year of death1964
55.7%
State of birthIowa
48.6%
Alma materStanford University
35.1%
Cabinet department he headedCommerce
33%
Non-English language the Hoovers spokeMandarin
32.4%
SpouseLou Henry
32.2%
Name of either Hoover sonAllan and Herbert, Jr.
31.7%
Opponent in his first presidential runAl Smith
31.7%
College majorMining Engineering
31.7%
NYC hotel where he lived until his deathWaldorf Astoria
25.8%
Middle nameClark
24%
Ill-fated tariff he signed into law in 1930Smoot-Hawley Tariff
22.3%
WWI veterans who marched on DC in 1932Bonus Army
21.8%
Vice PresidentCharles Curtis
16.3%

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