Specialist: US politics

From the quiz on 23/5/17.

  1. In 1962, which American actress sang Happy Birthday, Mr. President at a celebration ten days ahead of John F. Kennedy’s 45th birthday? Marilyn Monroe

  2. How many (voting) members are there in the US Senate and US House of Representatives? 100 (Senate); 435 (HoR)

  3. Which amendment to the US Constitution abolished slavery and involuntary servitude except as punishment for a crime? 13th

  4. What colloquial Americanism for a person with extreme left-wing political views combines the name of a heavenly body with an animal? Moonbat

  5. In 1886, 21-year-old Frances Folsom became the youngest ever First Lady when she married which Democratic US President in the White House? Grover Cleveland

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