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Question: Who is the first women to successful climb k2 the world second largest mountain peak?
A) Junko Tabei
B) Wanda Rutkiewicz
C) Tamae Watanabe
D) Chantal Mauduit
Correct Answer: Wanda Rutkiewicz
June 23, 1986. Polish climber Wanda Rutkiewicz (1943-1992) was the first woman to successfully climb and descend K2.
Elevation: 28,253 feet (8,612 meters)
Prominence: 13,179 feet (4,017 meters)
Location: Pakistan/China, Asia
Coordinates: 35°52?57? N 76°30?48? E?
First Ascent: Achille Compagnoni and Lino Lacedelli (Italy), July 31, 1954