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’s wife planned the first White House Rose Garden?




2.

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




3.

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

Situation Room



4.

Which President added an outdoor swimming pool at the White House?




5.

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.”




6.

Which President renovated the South Portico Balcony?

South Portico Balcony



7.

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




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.

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?




10.

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




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