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a Speak to Students presentationWe the People   The   Power of Politics   A President’s Day Special presentation
If the peopleare informed, they can be  trusted to choose their government  Thomas Jefferson                     a Speak t...
a Speak to Students presentationThomas Jefferson
Are YOU                         informed                        enough to be trusted ?a Speak to Students presentation
Presidents known for Honesty
Presidents NOT Known for Honesty
Please try and answer thefollowing questions about the  Presidency and Presidents     taken from various versions         ...
or False The President must be maleFalse
or False   The President must be marriedFalse
Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
or False   The President musthave a college degree  False
• George Washington   • Abraham Lincoln• Andrew Jackson      • Andrew Johnson• Martin Van Buren,   • Grover Cleveland• Zac...
or FalseThe President must  be 35 years old False
Oldest & Youngest Presidents                              * The answer to who was the youngest                            ...
or FalseThe President must havemilitary experienceFalse
• Zachary Taylor      • Andrew Jackson• Ulysses Grant       • William Henry Harrison• Dwight Eisenhower   • George Washing...
or FalseThe President must      obey the law  True
Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
or False The President cannot be handicapped False
Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
Hear Ye Hear YeFamous American Political Speak
Who said   “Our long national              nightmare is over”Lincoln       FDR                  Ford                      ...
“There is nothing wrongWho said  in America that can’t be fixed with what is right in America ” Lincoln   FDR             ...
Who said    “I have seen enough of            war never to wish to see                           another”Jefferson     Cli...
Who said   “Mr. Gorbachev tear                 down that wall”Kennedy      Regan   Clinton   Obama
Who said   “Speak softly and carry                a big stick; you will go far.”Follow the $DOD - $700 BillionState Depart...
“Absolute freedom of theWho saidpress to discuss public questions         is a foundation stone of                American...
ThanksThis President’s Day                               for YOUR TimeSpecial Edition Presentationis part of a Non-Partisa...
Presidential Quiz - President's Day Special
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Presidential Quiz - President's Day Special

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Here are a few questions about the President and the Presidency taken from my presentation The Power of Politics which was given in high schools since 1998 to encourace civic participation and reinforce the importance of paying attention to and participating in our political process

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Presidential Quiz - President's Day Special

  1. 1. a Speak to Students presentationWe the People The Power of Politics A President’s Day Special presentation
  2. 2. If the peopleare informed, they can be trusted to choose their government Thomas Jefferson a Speak to Students presentation
  3. 3. a Speak to Students presentationThomas Jefferson
  4. 4. Are YOU informed enough to be trusted ?a Speak to Students presentation
  5. 5. Presidents known for Honesty
  6. 6. Presidents NOT Known for Honesty
  7. 7. Please try and answer thefollowing questions about the Presidency and Presidents taken from various versions of the presentation Profile of Our Political Systemgiven in rural, urban and suburban high schools since 1998 from Byron & Speak to Students byron@speaktostudents.com
  8. 8. or False The President must be maleFalse
  9. 9. or False The President must be marriedFalse
  10. 10. Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
  11. 11. or False The President musthave a college degree False
  12. 12. • George Washington • Abraham Lincoln• Andrew Jackson • Andrew Johnson• Martin Van Buren, • Grover Cleveland• Zachary Taylor • Harry Truman• Millard Fillmore
  13. 13. or FalseThe President must be 35 years old False
  14. 14. Oldest & Youngest Presidents * The answer to who was the youngest President is a bit of a trick question * Photo source: www.whitehouse.govThe youngest person to The youngest person The oldest wasbe sworn in President to be elected Ronald Reagan (agewas Theodore President was John F 69 years, 349 days)Roosevelt (age 42) Kennedy (age 43 years, 236 days).
  15. 15. or FalseThe President must havemilitary experienceFalse
  16. 16. • Zachary Taylor • Andrew Jackson• Ulysses Grant • William Henry Harrison• Dwight Eisenhower • George Washington
  17. 17. or FalseThe President must obey the law True
  18. 18. Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
  19. 19. or False The President cannot be handicapped False
  20. 20. Photo source: www.whitehouse.gov
  21. 21. Hear Ye Hear YeFamous American Political Speak
  22. 22. Who said “Our long national nightmare is over”Lincoln FDR Ford Eisenhower
  23. 23. “There is nothing wrongWho said in America that can’t be fixed with what is right in America ” Lincoln FDR Clinton Bush
  24. 24. Who said “I have seen enough of war never to wish to see another”Jefferson Clinton W. Bush Lincoln
  25. 25. Who said “Mr. Gorbachev tear down that wall”Kennedy Regan Clinton Obama
  26. 26. Who said “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.”Follow the $DOD - $700 BillionState Department$50 Billion FDR Franklin T. Roosevelt byron
  27. 27. “Absolute freedom of theWho saidpress to discuss public questions is a foundation stone of American liberty”Cheney Karzai LBJ Hoover
  28. 28. ThanksThis President’s Day for YOUR TimeSpecial Edition Presentationis part of a Non-Partisan &Interactive Political The Power of PoliticsPresentation designed to can be scheduled for your students as apromote civic engagement & Keynote, Workshop, or Seminarreinforce the importance for all byron@speaktostudents.comstudents to pay attention to & 952-994-8457participate in our politicalprocess Teacher Tested A Presentation from Student Approved Byron Wolt Teenologist | Presenter

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