US Presidents Quiz

#1

Which president was also an actor?

Ronald Reagan

#2

How many presidents have served more than 2 terms?

Only one, Franklin D. Roosevelt served for 12 years

#3

Who was the oldest elected president?

Donald Trump, he was 70 years and 7 months old when he was inaugurated on January 20, 1917

#4

Who was the youngest elected president?

John F. Kennedy, he was 43 years old

#5

Who was the first president to be born on American soil?

Martin Van Bure. He was the 8th President and his first language was Dutch although he was born in Kinderhook, New York.

#6

Who was the first president to live in the White House?

President John Adams and his wife, Abigail, took residence in the White House in 1800.

#7

Which president was impeached in August 1974?

Richard Nixon

#8

Which president was born in Hawaii?

Barak Obama

#9

Which president never married?

James Buchanan was a bachelor all his life. His niece Harriet Lane was his first lady.

#10

Which president inspired the teddy bear?

Theodore Roosevelt. While hunting at the invitation of the Mississippi Governor Andrew Longino, Roosevelt could not locate a single bear. One of his assistants cornered an older black bear with dogs and tied it to a tree for Roosevelt to shoot. Viewing this as extremely unsportsmanlike, Roosevelt refused to shoot the bear. News spread quickly and a toy maker dedicated a black bear doll to the president named "Teddy’s Bear". It was mass-produced and sold worldwide.

#11

How long is a presidential term?

Four years

#12

How many presidents have been assassinated while in office?

Four: Abraham Lincoln (1861 - 1865), James Abram Garfield (1881), William McKinley (1897-1901), and John F. Kennedy (1961-63).

#13

Which president was known as the ‘Conservationist President’?

Theodore ‘Teddy’ Roosevelt. He created 150 national forests, 51 federal bird reserves, 5 national parks, and 4 national game preserves

#14

Who was the youngest elected president?

John F. Kennedy, who was 43 years, 236 days, at his inauguration. The youngest person to assume the presidency was Theodore Roosevelt, who, at the age of 42 years, 322 days, succeeded to the office after the assassination of William McKinley.

#15

What instrument does President Bill Clinton play?

Saxophone

#16

Who was the president when the Baby Boomer era began in 1946?

Harry Truman

#17

What is the name of the airplane that carries the president?

Air Force One

#18

Which president was known as ‘The Peanut Farmer’?

Jimmy Carter

#19

Which president lived the longest life?

George W. Bush so far, he lived 94 years and 171 days

#20

Which president had the shortest tenure?

The 9th President William Henry Harrison, elected in 1841 died on his 32nd day in office.

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