The Craig Fahle Show

These Women You Should Know

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Monday March 10, 2014

Test your knowledge with this week's quiz in honor of International Women's Month:

1) Name the first woman to be selected as CEO of GM:

2) Name an actress who has played a President or Vice President on TV:

3) Name Michigan’s first female U.S. Senator.

4) Who is the most recent woman to be on a Presidential ticket?

5) Name the female member of Detroit City Council who served for 32 years rising to the post of President

6) Born in Detroit, and a graduate of Cass Tech, this actress won her first major role in The Last Picture Show. She starred in The Excorcist, Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore, and Same Time Next Year. Name Her.

7) Name the female tennis star named by President Obama as an official U.S. delegate to the Olympics in Sochi?

8) Name the Detroiter who won a Grammy for the song Sweet Love?

9) Which long time Congress member from Detroit was defeated by Hansen Clarke in 2010?

10) Detroit Business owner, Andra Rush, attended this years State of the Union address as a guest of the Obama’s. What is the nature of her business?

11) Which Detroit vocalist started her career singing gospel at her father’s church?

12) Born in Detroit in 1954, This Supermodel was once married to Billy Joel

13) The hit Broadway show and Film “Dream Girls” was loosely based on what Motown group?

1)Mary Barra 2)Gina Davis (Command and Cheif) , Kate Burton (Scandal), Patty Duke (Hail to the Chief), Cherry Jones (24), Mimi Kuzyk (XIII), Tricia Wettig (Prison Break) Julia Louis Dreyfus (Veep), Tess Harper (Jack and Bobby), Barbara Williams (FlashForward), Julia Mansfield (Hail to the Chief) 3)Debbie Stabenow 4)Sarah Palin 5) Mary Ann Mahaffey 6)Ellen Burstyn 7)Billy Jean King 8)Anita Baker 9)Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick 10) Auto Supplier 11) Aretha Franklin 12)Christy Brinkley 13)The Supremes