Quick, tell us what you know about the Toastmasters organization. Not a fan of public speaking? This quiz may inspire your inner orator!
When was the Toastmasters International organization founded?
When he founded Toastmasters, which organization was Ralph Smedley's employer?
- American Red Cross
- the Salvation Army
- the Y
What skills does the Toastmasters organization teach?
- finance and investing
- communication and leadership
- hosting and cooking
True or false: The Toastmasters Club in Santa Ana, California, was Ralph Smedley's third attempt at forming a self-sustaining Toastmasters club.
Which actor was once a member of the Toastmasters organization?
- Tim Allen
- William H. Macy
- Martin Lawrence
What was the first Toastmasters newsletter called?
- The News
- The Toast
- The Gavel
Which California city hosted the first official Toastmasters convention?
- San Jose
- Santa Ana
When was Toastmaster magazine first published?
When did the Toastmasters organization open membership to women?
What year did founder Ralph Smedley begin working full-time with Toastmasters?
What percentage of Toastmasters' current members are women?
- 42 percent
- 52 percent
- 62 percent
What was the title of the first manual used by the Toastmasters organization?
- Manual of Instructions
- Basic Toasting
- Mastering Basics
Which Apollo 13 astronaut is a former member of the Toastmasters organization?
- Fred Haise
- James Lovell
- Jack Swigert
When was the name "Toastmasters Club" trademarked?
Which California city opened the second official charter of the Toastmasters Club?
True or false: The first non-California Toastmasters Club was organized in Seattle.
The first official Toastmasters district included California and which state?
In 1962, the Toastmasters Basic Training manual was available in which languages?
- English, French and Spanish
- English, French and German
- English, German and Spanish
When did Toastmasters begin the Accredited Speaker Program?
Which former White House press secretary was a Toastmasters Club member?
- Ari Fleischer
- George Stephanopoulos
- James Brady
Where was the first Toastmasters Club outside of North America founded?
- Southport, England
When did Ralph Smedley die?
When did Helen Blanchard become the first female Toastmasters International president?
Which Asian city hosted Toastmasters' first international convention held outside North America?
- Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
- Shanghai, China
When did the Toastmasters International website launch?
Which California city is home to the Toastmasters International headquarters?
- San Francisco
- San Diego
- Rancho Santa Margarita
How many Toastmasters International clubs are there worldwide?
Which political commentator is a former member of the Toastmasters organization?
- Chris Matthews
- Bill Maher
- Glenn Beck
True or false: The Toastmasters International organization has clubs in more than 100 countries.
What is the worldwide membership of Toastmasters International?