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.

True or False: President George W. Bush and his father, President George H.W. Bush, are the second Presidential father-son duo.


2.

During his Administration, President George W. Bush was photographed millions of times (the audiovisual materials at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum contain over 4 million photographs). Who was the first sitting President to be photographed?




3.

Both President George W. Bush and his father, President George H. W. Bush, attended Yale University. Which three other Presidents have Yale connections?




4.

Which President built the West Wing?




5.

During his eight years in office, President George W. Bush visited 73 countries on official foreign trips. Who was the first President to visit a foreign country while in office?




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.

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




8.

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




9.

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?




10.

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?




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