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.

Which First Lady proudly declared, “I had always had the satisfaction of knowing almost as much as he [the president] about the politics and intricacies of any situation.”




2.

Which First Lady wore this inaugural gown?

Barbara Bush



3.

Since President George W. Bush was re-elected, Laura Bush is one of nine women who served as First Lady for two full consecutive terms. One First Lady held the title for two non-consecutive terms. Can you name her?




4.

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




5.

Whose gown is this?

Nancy Reagan



6.

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




7.

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.”




8.

Which First Lady owned this gown?

Martha Washington



9.

No American President has ever been an only child, but several First Ladies, including Laura Bush, were. Which other First Ladies were only children?




10.

Mrs. Laura Bush married President George W. Bush only three months after meeting him. Which other Presidential couples have had whirlwind courtships, getting married less than six months after meeting?




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