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.

Who described the role of First Lady by saying, “The First Lady is, and always has been, an unpaid public servant elected by one person, her husband.”




2.

Mrs. Laura Bush has a master’s degree in library science from the University of Texas at Austin. Can you name the other First Ladies with graduate degrees?




3.

Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?

Helen Taft



4.

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.”




5.

What does Mrs. Laura Bush have in common with First Ladies Abigail Adams and Mamie Eisenhower?




6.

Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?

Barbara Bush



7.

Like all First Ladies, Laura Bush held a special role as a diplomat of the United States. However, one First Lady was born outside of the United States. Can you name her?




8.

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




9.

Whose gown is this?

Nancy Reagan



10.

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




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