For kids: Name that president
Test your knowledge. Can you answer these questions about the presidents of the United States?
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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.
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.