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.

Which President renovated the South Portico Balcony?

South Portico Balcony



2.

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




3.

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?




4.

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?




5.

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




6.

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.”




7.

Which President added a jogging track on the South Lawn of the White House?




8.

President George W. Bush spoke to the nation in a weekly radio address, as did many other Presidents. Who was the first President to speak over the radio?




9.

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




10.

During his Administration, President George W. Bush was photographed millions of times (the audiovisual materials at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum contain over 4 million photographs). Who was the first sitting President to be photographed?




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