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 wore this inaugural gown?

Helen Taft



2.

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.”




3.

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




4.

Which first Lady made the following statement: “I know what’s best for the President. I put him in the White House. He does well when he listens to me and poorly when he does not.”




5.

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




6.

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.”




7.

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

Laura Bush



8.

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




9.

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.”




10.

Which First Lady owned this gown?

Martha Washington



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