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

First Ladies Trivia

1.

Mrs. Laura Bush addressed both the 2000 and 2004 Republican National Conventions. Which First Lady was the first to address a national political convention?




2.

Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?

Helen Taft



3.

Who described the difficulties of being First Lady by saying, “The First Lady is going to be criticized no matter what she does. If she does too little. If she does too much. And I think you just have to be yourself and do the best you can.”




4.

Mrs. Laura Bush taught at an elementary school named after which First Lady’s husband?




5.

Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?

Barbara Bush



6.

Mrs. Laura Bush was born in Midland, Texas. Which other First Lady is a native Texan?




7.

Which First Lady described her preparation for the role by saying, “Of course, being mistress of the White House is a terrific responsibility, and I am truly grateful for my Army wife training.”




8.

Which First Lady wore this gown for her husband's inauguration?

Laura Bush



9.

Which First Lady made the following statement: “The role of First Lady is whatever the First Lady wants it to be.”




10.

Which First Lady described her role, saying, “I live a very dull life here ... indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.”




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