[Ques] Which U.S. Vice President was nicknamed “Cactus Jack”?

The Quiz: Which U.S. Vice President was nicknamed “Cactus Jack”?

Spiro Agnew
Thomas Marshall
John Nance Garner
Garret Hobart

Explanation : John Nance Garner’s nickname stems from his time in the Texas legislature when they were looking to adopt a state flower. Garner was a proponent of the prickly pear cactus, hence the name “Cactus Jack.” Despite Texas ultimately selecting the bluebonnet, Garner was referred to by the nickname throughout his life and while serving as FDR’s VP from 1933 to 1941.

Correct Answer: John Nance Garner

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