16 Post-Election Day Trivia Questions for the 2016 Presidential Election

In honor of the 2016 election we’ve got a fun little presidential trivia challenge for you.

Be sure to comment on the post with your score!

Good Luck!

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Who was the only American president to be unanimously elected?

George Washington


Who was the first president to have a Christmas tree in the White House?

Franklin Pierce


Who was the first president to campaign by telephone?

William McKinley


Who was the first president to call his residence in Washington, D.C. the 'White House?

Theodore Roosevelt – Prior to his term, it had been called the Executive Mansion or the President’s House


Who was the first American president to name an African American to his cabinet?

Lyndon B. Johnson


Who was the first president to ride a railroad train?

Andrew Jackson


Who was the president who collected Spiderman and Conan the Barbarian comic books?

Barack Obama


Who was the first Roman Catholic president?

John F. Kennedy


Who was the president know to be a speed-reader, having been recorded reading 2,000 words per minute?

Jimmy Carter


Who was the president who once worked as a fashion model for Cosmopolitan and Look magazines in the 1940’s?

Gerald Ford


Who was the first president to be a Rhodes Scholar?

Bill Clinton


Who was the president twice named Time magazine's 'Man of the Year?

Ronald Reagan


Who was the first president to wear a beard and the tallest president at 6’ 4?

Abraham Lincoln


Who was the only president to win a Pulitzer Prize, for his biography Profiles in Courage?

John F. Kennedy


Who was in charge of the D-Day invasion during World War II?

Dwight D. Eisenhower


Who was the president who played saxophone in a high school jazz trio, who all wore dark glasses on stage and called their band 'Three Blind Mice?

Bill Clinton

 

 

(Source: LegendsOfAmerica.com)

Shawn Boyd

Shawn Boyd joined Cal OES as a public information officer in 2014 after a 20-year career in television news as a reporter, anchor and executive producer. He's a Cal State Sacramento alum and former US Navy yeoman and Air Force brat.

One thought on “16 Post-Election Day Trivia Questions for the 2016 Presidential Election

  • November 8, 2016 at 1:06 pm
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    SORRY… technical issues. Stand by. Don’t look at the answers!

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