President George W. Bush takes the oath of office to serve a second term as 43rd President of the United States, January 20, 2005, during a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol. Laura Bush, Barbara Bush, and Jenna Bush listen as Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist administers the oath. (P44290-391)
The President & Family

Presidential Trivia

1.

President George W. Bush was dedicated to helping people around the world, particularly in Africa. He launched PEPFAR (President’s Emergency Plan for AIDs Relief) and doubled foreign assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa. Who was the first sitting President to visit Africa?




2.

Which President built the West Wing?




3.

Who said, “I thought it completely absurd to mention my name in the same breath as the Presidency.”




4.

President George W. Bush spoke to the nation in a weekly radio address, as did many other Presidents. Who was the first President to speak over the radio?




5.

President George W. Bush served in both the Texas and Alabama National Guards. How many other Presidents served in the National Guard or, its predecessors, the state militias?




6.

Which President spoke of his office, saying, “I know well that no man will ever bring out of that office the reputation which carries him into it.”




7.

Which President renovated the Situation Room, Family Theater, and Press Briefing Room?

Situation Room



8.

Which President served as a General during the Mexican-American War?




9.

What does President George W. Bush have in common with Presidents John Quincy Adams, Calvin Coolidge and Gerald Ford?




10.

Which President built the Oval Office?

Oval Office



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