U.S. President Trivia Questions and Answers
Q: What date saw FDR sign the U.S. declaration of war against Japan?
A: December 8, 1941.
Q: Who was the first president to appear on a U.S. coin?
A: Abraham Lincoln.
Q: Who said: "I'm the president of the United States, and I'm not
going to eat any more broccoli"?
A: George Bush.
Q: How many U.S. presidents played a role in
Vietnam's civil war?
Q: Who did Abraham Lincoln promote to major general of volunteers
after he captured Fort Henry and Fort Donelson?
A: Ulysses S. Grant.
Q: What U.S. president's State of the Union address lasted
a record 81 minutes?
A: Bill Clinton's.
Q: What president was shot at while walking to
Governor Jerry Brown's office?
A: Gerald Ford.
Q: What inscription on U.S. coins did
Theodore Roosevelt try in
vain to have removed?
A: In God We Trust.
Q: What document did President
Andrew Johnson want a copy of
placed under his head upon his burial?
A: The U.S. Constitution.
Q: Who was the first president to utter "We shall overcome"
before a joint session of Congress?
A: Lyndon B. Johnson.
Q: What name did romantic George Bush paint on his bomber during
World War II?
Q: Who was the first U.S. vice president named acting president
while his boss was under the knife?
A: George Bush.
Q: What U.S. president had the shortest life?
A: John F. Kennedy.
Q: What future president was the only U.S. senator from a
Confederate state to remain in Congress after secession?
A: Andrew Johnson.
Q: What 1970s president openly discussed his battle with
A: Jimmy Carter.
Q: What three words did George Bush say before "no new taxes" in
A: "Read my lips".
Q: What former president was on an "African
hunting trip when his
enemy J.P. Morgan quipped: "Let every lion do his duty"?
A: Theodore Roosevelt.
Q: What U.S. president was born William Jefferson Blythe IV?
A: Bill Clinton.