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




2.

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.”




3.

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

Situation Room



4.

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




5.

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




6.

Which President built the Oval Office?

Oval Office



7.

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.”




8.

Which President said, “When you get to be President, there are all those things, the honors, the twenty-one gun salutes, all those things. You have to remember it isn't for you. It's for the Presidency.”




9.

Including President George W. Bush, how many Presidents were elected and served two full terms?




10.

President George W. Bush's love for baseball is well-known. Other Presidents have had a passion for baseball as well. Which President said this about America's national pastime, "Baseball is the greatest of American sports"?




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