Vote Pink or Blue: The Gender of Politics Quiz
by Staff
Women are a valuable voter demographic that statistically shows up to the polls in greater numbers than men. But does that mean that U.S. women vote differently from their male counterparts? Take the Gender of Politics Quiz and find out.

The election of which president marked a significant shift in the number of females who voted Republican vs. Democrat?

  • Ronald Reagan
  • George H.W. Bush
  • Bill Clinton

True or false: Women are more likely to identify as independent voters.

  • true
  • false

True or false: In U.S. presidential elections, more women go to the polls than men.

  • true
  • false

Which of the following demographics is LEAST likely to vote Democrat?

  • single, college-educated white female
  • married minority male
  • older, married female

True or false: More women than men favor legalized abortion.

  • true
  • false

Are men or women statistically more likely to support universal healthcare?

  • men
  • women

True or false: Women see ideal government as altruistic. Men want their government individualistic.

  • true
  • false

True or false: In general, married couples vote alike.

  • true
  • false

Which of the following Democratic presidential candidates won the largest percentage of the female vote?

  • Barack Obama
  • Al Gore
  • Bill Clinton

Which of the following issues was most important to female voters in the U.S. leading up to the 2012 election?

  • abortion
  • gas prices
  • unemployment