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.

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




2.

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

Situation Room



3.

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




4.

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?




5.

Which President built the Oval Office?

Oval Office



6.

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




7.

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.”




8.

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?




9.

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




10.

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




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