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US Presidents Facts Quiz


Presidents of the United States are elected to serve a 4-year term of office. Since the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution in 1951, no US President is permitted to serve more than two terms.
Check your knowledge of the US Presidents with this quiz.

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1.

Name the first Vice-President to have become US President by appointment (instead of succession or election).

  Harry Truman

  Gerald Ford

  James Madison

  John Quincy Adams

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Which US President was in office when the 'Great Depression' started with the crash of the stock markets in 1929 ?

  Zachary Taylor

  William McKinley

  Rutherford Hayes

  Herbert Hoover

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

Who was the first Rhodes Scholar to become US President ?

  Gerald Ford

  Woodrow Wilson

  William McKinley

  William Clinton

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

On becoming US President, who said "I will do my best. That is all I can do. I ask your help, and God's" ?

  William McKinley

  Lyndon Johnson

  Abraham Lincoln

  John Adams

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

Which US President was nicknamed "Father of His Country" ?

  George Washington

  Andrew Jackson

  Calvin Coolidge

  Harry Truman

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

Of the 40 'Founding Fathers' who signed the Constitution, who went on to become the US President besides George Washington?

  Thomas Jefferson

  James Madison

  James Monroe

  John Adams

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

Which US President was so destitute several years after leaving office that he wrote his memoirs to sell to magazines?

  George Washington

  Martin Van Buren

  Theodore Roosevelt

  Ulysses Grant

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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