White House: Quiz


Question 1: The West Wing was damaged by fire in 1929, but rebuilt during the remaining years of the ________ presidency.
Richard NixonDwight D. EisenhowerHerbert HooverGerald Ford

Question 2: [28] In 1901, Theodore Roosevelt and his family moved in to the White House and hired ________ to carry out renovations and expansion, including the addition of a West Wing.
Columbia UniversityMcKim, Mead, and WhiteStanford WhiteNew York University

Question 3: The White House is one of the first government buildings in Washington that was made wheelchair-accessible, with modifications having been made during the presidency of ________, who needed to use a wheelchair because of his paraplegia.
Franklin D. RooseveltLyndon B. JohnsonHarry S. TrumanJohn F. Kennedy

Question 4: Eight years later, President William Howard Taft expanded the West Wing and created the first ________ which was eventually moved as the section was expanded.
White HouseCross HallOval OfficeBlue Room (White House)

Question 5: [61] The White House Complex is protected by the ________ and the United States Park Police.
United States Coast GuardU.S. Immigration and Customs EnforcementU.S. Customs and Border ProtectionUnited States Secret Service

Question 6:
What country is White House based in?

Question 7: Honor√© Lannuier Cabinetmaker from Paris: The Life and Work of French √Čbiniste in Federal New York. ________, New York and Harry Abrams: 1998.
Metropolitan Museum of ArtWestern paintingMuseum of Modern ArtUnited States

Question 8: Under ________, the interior rooms were completely dismantled and a new internal load-bearing steel frame constructed inside the walls.
John F. KennedyLyndon B. JohnsonJimmy CarterHarry S. Truman

Question 9: [12] President ________ enlisted the help of architect Nathan C.
William Howard TaftTheodore RooseveltCharles Evans HughesJ. Donald Cameron

Question 10: The West Wing houses the President's office (the ________) and offices of his senior staff, with room for about 50 employees.
White HouseOval OfficeBlue Room (White House)Cross Hall

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