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Trivia Quiz - Harry Truman's Presidential Opinions

Truman was always a straight talker with a strong opinion. Discover which of Truman's fellow presidents received the following character assessments.

Quiz Number: 3877
Date Submitted: March 11, 2011
Quiz Categories: American History, American Presidents, World Leaders
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 41.6 percent
Times Taken: 92 times
Taken by Registered Users: 8
Quiz is about: Harry S Truman

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Harry Trumans Presidential Opinions
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1. About which modern day president did President Truman comment - "It's not the Pope who worries me, it's the Pop"?
  A.   Richard Nixon
  B.   John Kennedy
  C.   Dwight Eisenhower
  D.   Jimmy Carter

2. Harry Truman rose early each morning and did his famous fast walk. Which president received this scornful comment -"The man who got more rest than any previous president"?
  A.   Warren Harding
  B.   Dwight Eisenhower
  C.   Calvin Coolidge
  D.   Herbert Hoover

3. Harry Truman was more concerned with deeds than image. Which charismatic president received the following barb? "(He) made a great publicity stunt out of being a trust buster but in fact he busted very few of them"
  A.   Theodore Roosevelt
  B.   William Taft
  C.   Woodrow Wilson
  D.   Warren Harding

4. Harry Truman was always proud to be a common man. Which president received the following compliment, "One of the things that endears him to everybody is the fact that he was just a common everyday citizen, was glad to admit it and acted like one."?
  A.   Thomas Jefferson
  B.   James Polk
  C.   Franklin Roosevelt
  D.   Abraham Lincoln

5. Never one to mince his words, about whom did Harry Truman declare, "The worst president in our history"?
  A.   Warren Harding
  B.   Andrew Johnson
  C.   Ulysses Grant
  D.   John Quincy Adams

6. Which president received Harry Truman's stamp of approval with the following quote, "He represented the man with the hole in his pocket just as much as he represented the big shots"?
  A.   Franklin Roosevelt
  B.   Andrew Jackson
  C.   James Polk
  D.   Grover Cleveland

7. Largely self-educated, President Truman assessed which president thus? "When he became president, he was like every other man of considerable brain power and education. He found it difficult to make decisions."
  A.   Franklin Roosevelt
  B.   James Polk
  C.   Herbert Hoover
  D.   James Madison

8. Which military president received the following evaluation from Harry Truman? "(He) was as tough as a bird could be and he used language that the artilleryman understands when he got wrought."
  A.   George Washington
  B.   Dwight Eisenhower
  C.   Ulysses Grant
  D.   Theodore Roosevelt

9. Which president was the subject of the following President Truman comment - "He was a great executive, but he was not a good administrator"?
  A.   Franklin Roosevelt
  B.   Abraham Lincoln
  C.   Woodrow Wilson
  D.   George Washington

10. About which president did Harry Truman say, "He is a dangerous man. Never has there been one like him so close to the presidency."?
  A.   Ronald Reagan
  B.   Jimmy Carter
  C.   Richard Nixon
  D.   Lyndon Johnson®   

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