George W. Bush Administration History Quiz #1

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George W Bush Quizzes & Trivia

Can you remember anything that happened during the eight years of W's presidency? With accuracy? Take Part 1 of this multi-part quiz to find out. Note: these aren't easy questions! No cheating!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these acts did President Bush veto?
    • A. 

      Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003

    • B. 

      Job Creation and Worker Assistance Act of 2002

    • C. 

      Stem Cell Research Enactment Act of 2006

    • D. 

      Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

    • E. 

      Energy Policy Act of 2005

  • 2. 
    Name one of the confirmed U.S. Supreme Court nominees of George W. Bush.
  • 3. 
    W. Bush, in October, 2005, nominated whom for Chairman of the Federal Reserve?
    • A. 

      Alan Greenspan

    • B. 

      Paul A. Volcker

    • C. 

      G. William Miller

    • D. 

      Ben Bernanke

    • E. 

      Paul Krugman

  • 4. 
    On January 29, 2001, Bush issued his first Executive Order. What does it do?
    • A. 

      Links donations to terrorist organizations with terrorism, and authorizes the federal government to intervene to stop the flow of such funds

    • B. 

      Orders the ready reserves into active duty

    • C. 

      Limits access to the records of former United States Presidents

    • D. 

      Strengthens, with federal grants, faith-based and community organizations and expands their capacity to provide federally-funded social services

    • E. 

      Establishes a commission to strengthen Social Security

  • 5. 
    How many bills vetoed by W. Bush were enacted over the veto by Congress?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

    • E. 

      Five

  • 6. 
    What former Bush cabinet member served as United States National Security Advisor under President Ronald Reagan?
    • A. 

      Donald Rumsfeld

    • B. 

      Robert Gates

    • C. 

      Anthony Principi

    • D. 

      Tom Ridge

    • E. 

      Colin Powell

  • 7. 
    What is George W. Bush's religious denomination of choice?
    • A. 

      Baptist

    • B. 

      United Methodist

    • C. 

      Catholic

    • D. 

      Presbyterian

    • E. 

      Mormon

  • 8. 
    Name the U.S. Supreme Court nominee of Bush's who was not confirmed.
    • A. 

      Samuel Alito

    • B. 

      Robert Bork

    • C. 

      John Jay

    • D. 

      Harriet Miers

    • E. 

      John Roberts