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Trivia Quiz - The White House

How much do you know about the White House?

Quiz Number: 4754
Date Submitted: October 18, 2012
Quiz Categories: Various
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 55 percent
Times Taken: 12 times
Taken by Registered Users: 2

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The White House

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1. What year was the White House completed?
  A.   1791
  B.   1794
  C.   1798
  D.   1800

2. Who was the only U.S. President to never live in the White House?
  A.   Thomas Jefferson
  B.   George Washington
  C.   John Adams
  D.   James Madison

3. The original White House was burned by the British in 1814. Who saved the original Washington painting on their way out?
  A.   Elbridge Gerry
  B.   James Madison
  C.   Dolly Madison
  D.   George Clinton

4. Suffragettes picketed the White House for two years fighting for what?
  A.   Women's Right to Vote
  B.   Prohibition
  C.   Equal Rights for Women
  D.   To Abolish Slavery

5. Which President created the West Wing?
  A.   Woodrow Wilson
  B.   Theodore Rooselvelt
  C.   Thomas Jefferson
  D.   William Howard Taft

6. Which President added the Oval Office to the West Wing?
  A.   Harry S. Truman
  B.   Richard Nixon
  C.   Theodore Rooselvelt
  D.   William Howard Taft

7. What was installed in the White House in 1891 while Benjamin Harrison was President?
  A.   Electricity
  B.   Running Water
  C.   A Phone
  D.   Indoor Plumbing

8. Which President held the first Inaugural Open House at the White House?
  A.   James Madison
  B.   John Adams
  C.   Thomas Jefferson
  D.   James Monroe

9. Who was President when the White House caught fire for the second time?
  A.   Warren G. Harding
  B.   Calvin Coolidge
  C.   Woodrow Wilson
  D.   Herbert Hoover

10. Who was President when the first computers and Laser Printers were installed at the White House?
  A.   Dwight D. Eisenhower
  B.   Jimmy Carter
  C.   Richard Nixon
  D.   Gerald Ford®   

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