Great Women in the World's History Quiz: Trivia Questions and Answers

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Great Women in the World's History Quiz: Trivia Questions and Answers
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How many great women do you know? This quiz will help you to revise your knowledge on this topic.

The Great Women in the World's History Quiz has many multiple choice trivia questions with answers about strong and powerful women.

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1. What is the name of the author of world-famous detective bestsellers? She is one of the most published writers of all times.

Agatha Christie

2. Who was the first programmer in the world's history? She made significant work for the development of computer technology.

Mathematician Ada Lovelace

3. Which great woman of fashion once said "Fashion is not simply a matter of clothes. Fashion is in the air, born by the wind..."? She also was the first to encourage women to wear pants.

Coco Chanel

4. What is the name of the Soviet and Russian ballet dancer who left the stage only at the age of 65?

Maya Plisetskaya

5. Who is the greatest Spanish female opera singer?

Montserrat Caballe

6. The woman - a great scientist with global recognition, winner of two Nobel prizes in chemistry and physics.

Maria Sklodowska-Curie

7. Who of the Russian women-scientists was named «the first professor in a skirt»?

Sofia Kovalevskaya

8. Which famous woman was a brilliant singer and Muse of Ivan Turgenev?

Pauline Viardot