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




2.

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




3.

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.”




4.

Although he was born in Connecticut, President George W. Bush is very proud of his Texas heritage. Which two American Presidents were born in Texas?




5.

Which President said, “As to the Presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it.”




6.

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




7.

President George W. Bush was the proud owner of Scottish terriers. Which two other Presidents also owned Scottish terriers?




8.

What do Presidents George W. Bush, William McKinley, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, and Barack Obama have in common?




9.

Which President’s wife planned the first White House Rose Garden?




10.

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




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