Profile: Herbert Hoover Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jan 23, 2018

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Political partyRepublican
86.2%
Engineering wonder named in his honor in 1947Hoover Dam
78.3%
Opponent in his second presidential runFranklin Roosevelt
78.2%
Economic downturn that plagued in his termGreat Depression
78.2%
Year of first presidential run1928
74.9%
Shanty towns named for himHoovervilles
74.7%
Hoover's presidential predecessorCalvin Coolidge
74.6%
Year of second presidential run1932
74.4%
Number of Hoover's presidency31st
69.4%
Economic event of October 29, 1929Black Tuesday
68.9%
ReligionQuaker
60.5%
Year of birth1874
60%
Number of states Hoover carried6
57%
Body of water where it is locatedColorado River
56.8%
Number of states Hoover carried40
55.8%
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President who appointed him to the cabinetWarren G. Harding
55.6%
Year of death1964
54.5%
State of birthIowa
47.6%
Alma materStanford University
33.9%
Cabinet department he headedCommerce
31.4%
Non-English language the Hoovers spokeMandarin
31.1%
SpouseLou Henry
31%
Opponent in his first presidential runAl Smith
30.4%
College majorMining Engineering
30.4%
Name of either Hoover sonAllan and Herbert, Jr.
30%
NYC hotel where he lived until his deathWaldorf Astoria
24.7%
Middle nameClark
22.7%
Ill-fated tariff he signed into law in 1930Smoot-Hawley Tariff
21.8%
WWI veterans who marched on DC in 1932Bonus Army
21%
Vice PresidentCharles Curtis
15.2%

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