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.

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?




2.

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




3.

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?




4.

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.”




5.

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




6.

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?




7.

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




8.

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.”




9.

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?




10.

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




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