Test Your Knowledge About Presidents Day Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge About Presidents Day Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which U.S. President was the first to choose to use the Bible during his inaugural swearing of his oath?
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      John Quincy Adams

    • C. 

      John F. Kennedy

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 2. 
    Which U.S. President set the precedent to add "so help me God" to the Constitutional oath for President?
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • D. 

      Woodrow Wilson

  • 3. 
    Which U.S. President first called upon the American people to pray or acknowledge God during his inauguration?
    • A. 

      John Quincy Adams

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      William Taft

  • 4. 
    Which U.S. President was the first to have Christian worship services at a church included as part of the official celebration of his inauguration?
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Jimmy Carter

  • 5. 
    Which U.S. President started the tradition of including clergy-led inaugural prayers?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Herbert Hoover

    • C. 

      Richard M. Nixon

    • D. 

      John Adams

  • 6. 
    Which U.S. President was the first to choose to include religious content in his inaugural address?
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • C. 

      Franklin D. Roosevelt

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 7. 
    Which U.S. President, in his first presidential address, set a religious tone by expressing his own heartfelt prayer to God by saying that it would be "improper to omit in this first official act my fervent supplications to that Almighty Being Who rules over the universe..."?
    • A. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      George W. Bush

  • 8. 
    Which U.S. President chose to include no less than seven specific religious activities in his inauguration?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      John Quincy Adams

    • C. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • D. 

      Andrew Johnson

  • 9. 
    Which U.S. President kissed the Bible when taking his oath of office?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Harrison

    • B. 

      James Polk

    • C. 

      Harry Truman

    • D. 

      George Washington

  • 10. 
    Which U.S. President has said in official speeches as President that no other nation is more bound to acknowledge and appreciate the invisible hand of God which conducts men's affairs. And that every step America took towards becoming an independent nation, establishing its government, enjoying its freedom and prosperity, and maintaining its unity was marked by the benefits of Providence. And that Heaven will not smile upon a nation that disregards the rules of what is right, as Heaven has ordained it.
    • A. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • B. 

      George W. Bush

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Franklin D. Roosevelt

  • 11. 
    Which U.S. President said in his Thanksgiving Proclamation that it is our national duty to acknowledge God, obey His Word, to be grateful for His benefits, and to humbly ask for His protection and favor?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Abraham Lincoln

    • C. 

      Herbert Hoover

    • D. 

      Ronald Reagan

  • 12. 
    Which U.S. President's farewell address was 30% overtly religious in content, and included the opinion that he who demeans religion and morality cannot claim to have patriotism?
    • A. 

      George W. Bush

    • B. 

      John F. Kennedy

    • C. 

      Ronald Reagan

    • D. 

      George Washington