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.

Before entering the White House, President George W. Bush served as the 46th Governor of Texas. How many other Presidents were also Governors?




2.

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.”




3.

Though President George W. Bush is the only President to have an MBA (from Harvard Business School), one other President briefly attended graduate business school. Can you name him?




4.

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




5.

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




6.

Which President added a jogging track on the South Lawn of the White House?




7.

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?




8.

A love of baseball is not unique to President George W. Bush and the modern Presidents. Which 19th century President loved baseball so much that he could be seen playing at a diamond behind the White House called the White Lot?




9.

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?




10.

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




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