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.

Which President said of the job, “The Presidency has made every man who occupied it, no matter how small, bigger than he was; and no matter how big, not big enough for its demands.”




2.

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




3.

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?




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 built the West Wing?




6.

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




7.

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?




8.

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?




9.

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




10.

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?




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