Monday, February 21, 2011
Happy Presidents’ Day America.
It’s time to use this holiday to test your knowledge. Most people are familiar with the Big Presidents: Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt. Thanks to the media we know way too much about the recent presidents. But how well acquainted are you with some of the lesser known presidents? Let’s find out!
James Madison’s accomplishments do not include:
A. Drafting the Bill of Rights
B. The War of 1812
C. Establishment of the Federal bank
B. Congestive heart failure
D. Peanut allergies
True or False: Zachary Taylor had slaves while in office.
New York born president Millard Fillmore supported:
A. The return of runaway slaves to their Southern “owners”
D. One of Benjamin Franklin’s many mistresses.