President James Buchanan Webquest: America’s 15th President

President Buchanan Content Questions

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  1. To what party did Buchanan belong?
  1. What state was Buchanan from?
  1. How many terms did Buchanan serve?
  1. President Buchanan was America’s only what?
  1. What rumor was spread about Buchanan?
  1. Did Buchanan support slavery in Kansas?
  1. What happened on December 20, 1860?
  1. Did Buchanan stop South Carolina from seceding?
  1. How many states were in the Confederate States of America?
  1. Who was President of the Confederate States of America?


  1. Democrat
  1. Pennsylvania
  1. One
  1. Bachelor President
  1. He was a homosexual
  1. Yes
  1. South Carolina seceded from the Union
  1. No
  1. Seven
  1. Jefferson Davis


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This post is part of the series: America’s Presidents Webquest

This series of webquests includes our nation’s 13th, 145th, 15th and 16th presidents. These make great lessons for students in grades 7 to 9.
  1. President Fillmore Webquest
  2. President Pierce Webquest
  3. President Buchanan Webquest
  4. President Lincoln Webquest