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Trivia Quiz - U.S. Presidents: Before They Were President

These former U.S. Presidents had several interesting jobs before they became President.

Quiz Number: 1809
Date Submitted: November 27, 2007
Quiz Categories: American Presidents, American Government
Quiz Type: People Quiz
Author: LittleLady
Average Score: 33.7 percent
Times Taken: 568 times
Taken by Registered Users: 13

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U.S. Presidents Before They Were President
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1. This former president held jobs as a toymaker, farmer and lawyer:
  A.   Herbert Hoover
  B.   Abraham Lincoln
  C.   Ronald Reagan
  D.   Calvin Coolidge

2. This former president held jobs as a carpenter and a janitor:
  A.   Teddy Roosevelt
  B.   Gerald Ford
  C.   James Garfield
  D.   Harry Truman

3. Some of this president's former jobs included elevator operator, fruit picker and janitor:
  A.   Andrew Johnson
  B.   Lyndon B. Johnson
  C.   Bill Clinton
  D.   James Garfield

4. This former president held jobs as a mining engineer and a newsboy:
  A.   Andrew Johnson
  B.   Gerald Ford
  C.   Herbert Hoover
  D.   Teddy Roosevelt

5. This former president held jobs as a ferry boat operator and a postmaster:
  A.   Abraham Lincoln
  B.   Franklin D. Roosevelt
  C.   Teddy Roosevelt
  D.   Martin Van Buren

6. A construction worker, lifeguard and dishwasher were some former jobs of this president:
  A.   John F, Kennedy
  B.   Lyndon B. Johnson
  C.   Ronald Reagan
  D.   Gerald Ford

7. This president held jobs as a busboy, cook and male model:
  A.   John F. Kennedy
  B.   Ronald Reagan
  C.   George W. Bush
  D.   Gerald Ford

8. A cattle rancher and deputy sheriff were some of this president's former jobs:
  A.   James Garfield
  B.   Martin Van Buren
  C.   Teddy Roosevelt
  D.   George Bush

9. This former president held jobs as a bank clerk and bookkeeper:
  A.   Harry Truman
  B.   Calvin Coolidge
  C.   Abraham Lincoln
  D.   Herbert Hoover

10. A delivery boy and tavern worker were two of this president's earlier jobs:
  A.   Harry Truman
  B.   Martin Van Buren
  C.   Abraham Lincoln
  D.   Teddy Roosevelt®   

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