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For kids: Name that president

Test your knowledge. Can you answer these questions about the presidents of the United States?

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9. George W. Bush was the first president to have been a managing general partner of a Major League baseball team, the Texas Rangers.

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10. George Washington, Andrew Jackson, Martin Van Buren, Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Grover Cleveland, and Harry Truman did not attend college.

11. James A. Garfield, Herbert Hoover, Harry S. Truman, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama are/were left-handed. Since 1969, more presidents have been left-handed than right-handed. Only Richard Nixon, Jimmy Carter, and George W. Bush were right-handed.

12. The two presidents who remarried after the death of their first wives were John Tyler and Woodrow Wilson.

13. Presidents John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Monroe died on the Fourth of July.

14. Calvin Coolidge was born on the Fourth of July.

15. Thomas Jefferson was the first president inaugurated in Washington.

16. Benjamin Harrison was the first to use electricity in the White House. After he received an electrical shock, his family often refused to touch the light switches, and they sometimes would go to bed with the lights on.

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