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Trivia Quiz - Laura Ingalls Wilder: Frontier Girl and Author

Love her, and her writing.

Quiz Number: 2271
Date Submitted: March 16, 2008
Quiz Categories: American Authors
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: phonerec
Average Score: 63.4 percent
Times Taken: 91 times
Taken by Registered Users: 17
Quiz is about: Laura Ingalls Wilder

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Frontier Girl and Author
(Image Source: Laura Ingalls Wilder @ Library Thing)

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1. In what state was Laura born?
  A.   Minnesota
  B.   Kansas
  C.   Wisconsin
  D.   Ohio

2. What was Laura's middle name?
  A.   Elaine
  B.   Elizabeth
  C.   Sue
  D.   Ann

3. What number child was Laura in birth order in her family?
  A.   second of 5 children
  B.   5th of 5 children
  C.   1st of 5 children
  D.   4th of 5 children

4. At what age did she accept her first teaching job?
  A.   16
  B.   18
  C.   17
  D.   15

5. In what small town did she meet her husband?
  A.   De Smet
  B.   Walnut Grove
  C.   South Troy
  D.   Burr Oak

6. How many children did Mrs. Wilder have that lived to adulthood?
  A.   1
  B.   2
  C.   3
  D.   4

7. Which one of her sisters went blind?
  A.   Carrie
  B.   Grace
  C.   Beth
  D.   Mary

8. What state did they move to after leaving Minnesota?
  A.   Missouri
  B.   Florida
  C.   Kansas
  D.   Arkansas

9. Which state did they end up for the remainder of their lives?
  A.   Florida
  B.   Kansas
  C.   Missouri
  D.   Arkansas

10. How old was Laura when she died?
  A.   90
  B.   76
  C.   83
  D.   68®   

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