Do You Know Women in Power Positions?

While the US has yet to see a female president, there have been female leaders in countries across the world as long as sources date back. Currently, there are reigning queens in three countries, six female presidents and seven female prime ministers. Can you recognize them? Take my quiz and find out!

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Guess which ruler succeeded her father and is married to a French diplomat named Henri de Laborde de Monpezat? Hint: She has two sons and has reigned since 1972.
Queen Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard of the Netherlands
President Pratibha Patil of India
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
President Tarja Halonen of Finland
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Guess which queen has ruled her home country since 1952? Hint: She is also queen in 16 other Commonwealth realms.
Queen Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard of the Netherlands
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
Queen Isabella II of Spain
Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom
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Guess which woman is her country's second female president? Hint: She's ruled since 2001 and served as a senator and vice president before she was elected president.
President of India Pratibha Devising Patil
President of the Philippines Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
President of Argentina Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner
President of Ireland Mary McAleese
Executive President of Guyana Janet Jagan
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Guess which queen has ruled since 1980 and once had an estimated family worth of $4.7 billion? Hint: She has three sons and her late husband's name is Prince Claus.
Queen Isabella II of Spain
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
Queen Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard of the Netherlands
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Guess which woman is the eighth president of her home country and the world's first woman to succeed another woman as an elected head of state? Hint: She assumed office in 1997.
President Mary McAleese of Ireland
President Tarja Halonen of Finland
President of the General Council Nassimah Magnolia Dindar, Réunion
Executive President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia
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Guess which woman was elected in 1999 and is her home country's second female prime minister? Hint: In 2007 Forbes magazine ranked her as the 38th most powerful woman in the world.
Prime Minister Yuliya Tymoshenko of Ukraine
Prime Minister Luísa Días Diogo of Moçambique
Prime Minister Helen Clark of New Zealand
Prime Minister Zinaida Grecianîi of Moldova
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Guess which president has been in office since 2000 and is the first woman to be president in her home country? Hint: She has two cats named named Miska and Rontti.
President of Argentina Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner
President of the General Council Nassimah Magnolia Dindar, Réunion
President Tarja Halonen of Finland
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Guess which woman is the first female president of her home country? Hint: She was sworn in in 2007.
President Borjana Kristo of The Federation of Bosnia
President Pratibha Patil of India
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Guess which president served as a senator and acted as First Lady during her husband's term? Hint: She assumed office in 2007.
Executive President Michelle Bachelet Jeria of Chile
President Borjana Kristo of The Federation of Bosnia
President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of Argentina
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Guess which prime minister was one of the key leaders of the Orange Revolution? Hint: In this period, some Western media publications dubbed her as the "Joan of Arc of the Revolution."
Prime Minister Zinaida Grecianîi of Moldova
Prime Minster Yulia Tymoshenko of the Ukraine
Prime Minister Luísa Días Diogo of Moçambique
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