Presidential Firsts Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jan 20, 2017

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The first President... President % Correct
...to appoint a woman to the Supreme CourtRonald Reagan
77%
...to preside over all 50 current statesDwight Eisenhower
64.7%
...inaugurated in Washington, D.C.Thomas Jefferson
63.9%
...born outside the contiguous United StatesBarack Obama
63.4%
...who lived in the White HouseJohn Adams
61.5%
...who previously owned a professional sports teamGeorge W. Bush
60%
...born in the 20th centuryJohn F. Kennedy
57.6%
...to be impeachedAndrew Johnson
56.4%
...born in a log cabinAndrew Jackson
48.7%
...whose likeness appeared on a postage stampGeorge Washington
45.9%
...who was a Rhodes ScholarBill Clinton
43.4%
...who had an automobile at the White HouseWilliam Howard Taft
42.8%
...to ascend to the office despite never being part of a winning Presidential campaignGerald Ford
42.6%
...born a citizen of the United StatesMartin Van Buren
40.5%
...to ride in an airplaneTheodore Roosevelt
38.7%
...to be elected after having been defeated as an incumbentGrover Cleveland
37.2%
...to have been director of Central Intelligence George H. W. Bush
34.9%
...who had a telephone in the Oval OfficeHerbert Hoover
30.5%
...who took office during wartimeHarry S Truman
30.2%
...to have had more than two wivesDonald Trump
29.2%
...born outside the boundaries of the original thirteen coloniesAbraham Lincoln
24.9%
...to earn a doctorateWoodrow Wilson
23.8%
The first President... President % Correct
...to win the Presidency without winning the popular voteJohn Quincy Adams
23.8%
...sworn into office by a womanLyndon Johnson
20.9%
...whose inauguration was recorded on filmWilliam McKinley
20.4%
...born in the nineteenth centuryFranklin Pierce
18.3%
...to begin an elected term of office on January 20 rather than March 4Franklin D. Roosevelt
17.6%
...who never sought re-electionJames K. Polk
17.4%
...who had previously served as a member of the House of RepresentativesJames Madison
17.2%
...born in a hospitalJimmy Carter
14.8%
...to marry while in officeJohn Tyler
14.4%
...to ride and to and from his inauguration in an automobileWarren Harding
14.3%
...to attend a baseball gameBenjamin Harrison
13.9%
...to visit the west coastRutherford B. Hayes
13.6%
...to have his inauguration photographedJames Buchanan
11.5%
...sworn into office by a family memberCalvin Coolidge
11.1%
...to arrive in Washington, D.C. by railroadWilliam Henry Harrison
10.9%
...to ride on a steamshipJames Monroe
10.6%
...to take the oath of office on two BiblesRichard Nixon
10.3%
...to ascend to the office despite never previously holding any elected officeZachary Taylor
9.8%
...who faced a woman as an election opponentUlysses S. Grant
7.3%
...to be left-handedJames Garfield
6.9%
...who had the White House renovatedChester A. Arthur
5.5%
...to have had a stepmotherMillard Fillmore
5.3%

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