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

Situation Room



3.

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.”




4.

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




5.

President George W. Bush's love for baseball is well-known. Other Presidents have had a passion for baseball as well. Which President said this about America's national pastime, "Baseball is the greatest of American sports"?




6.

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




7.

Which President’s wife planned the first White House Rose Garden?




8.

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?




9.

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




10.

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




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