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Mini-Quiz: George W. Bush's First Inaugural Address in 2001

by Ron Kurtus (revised 8 August 2005)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What attitude did President Bush convey in his opening remarks?

He said he was honored and humbled

He said he deserved to win

He quoted the Bible to demonstrate his religion

2. What images did Bush present of America?

Powerful and almighty

Confident, courageous and compassionate

A place where anyone can get rich

3. What did Bush mean in referring to the letter of John Page?

An angel watches over us

Thomas Jefferson rode the storm

John Page thought Jefferson was an angel

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Learning from Historical Speeches. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

Be honorable and just in your life

Resources and references

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Historic Speeches Resources

Avalon Project of Yale University - Collection of inaugural addresses


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