Can You Score 15/15 in Our U.S Presidents from Pennsylvania Quiz?
Eliza | 21 - 06 - 2021
Updated: June 21, 2021 11:00 pm IST
Many U.S states have produced the world’s best leaders. Virginia tops the list in “the state that produced the most U.S presidents.” New York is the third most presidents-produced state and it is one of the four states that produced half of the U.S presidents. But which presidents were from Pennsylvania? James Buchana, the 15th U.S president, and Joe Biden, the present President and the 46th President of the US President born in Pennsylvania. Play our quiz to know more about the only two presidents of the United States from Pennsylvania.
1. Which U.S President Was Born and Raised in Pennsylvania?
Joe Biden, 46th President of the United States, was born and raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He later moved to New Castle County, Delaware.
2. Where Was James Buchanan Born?
James Buchanan, 15th President of the United States, was born in a log cabin in Cove Gap near Mercersburg, Pennsylvania.
3. Who was the only US President that was never married?
James Buchanan was the only U.S President who never married. It is said that he didn’t settle down for a variety of personal reasons.
4. Was James Buchanan Gay?
There is a conjecture that James Buchanan was gay and that was the reason why he didn’t marry.
5. Who Was the Vice President to James Buchanan?
John C. Breckinridge was the vice President to James Buchanan. He worked as vice President under James Buchanan for five years and he even ran for President in 1860.
6. What Number President Was James Buchanan?
James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States Buchanan was the last President before the American Civil war.
7. What Year Was James Buchanan President?
James Bunchman served as the President from 4 March 1857 to 4 March 1861. Before being U.S President he served as secretary of state and represented Pennsylvania in both the U.S congress houses.
8. When Did James Buchanan Become President?
James Buchanan became American President prior to the civil war. Buchanan was said to be a skillful politician but during his administration, the union broke and when he left office the American Civil war happened.
9. How Many Presidents Have Come From Pennsylvania?
As of now, two American presidents are from Pennsylvania. One is the 15th President James Buchanan and the other is the 46th President Joe Biden.
10. When Did James Buchanan Die?
James Buchan died on 1st June 1868. He caught a cold soon after the publication of his memoir” Mr. Buchanan's Administration on the Eve of Rebellion” and it is said he died of pneumonia.
11. How Old Was James Buchanan When He Died?
James Buchanan was 77 years old when he died. He died at his home in Wheatland, Pennsylvania.
12. Joe Biden Got His Bachelor's Degree From the University of Pennsylvania
Joe Biden got his bachelor's degree from the University of Delaware in 1965 and a Law degree in 1968 from Syracuse University in America.
13. Which College Did James Buchanan Attend?
At the age of sixteen, James Buchanan attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. It is said that his college was seventy miles from his home. He also studied law in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
14. Who Served as the President After James Buchanan? Andrew Jackson
Abraham Lincoln served as the immediate President after James Buchanan. In April 1861 Bunchman left office and after a month civil war exploded.
15. James Buchanan Did Not Serve in the Pennsylvania Legislature?
James Buchanan served in the Pennsylvania legislature during 1814-1816. He also served as the U.S house of representatives and the presidential administrations.