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Test your knowledge of presidential pomp

What's your inauguration IQ?

Last Updated: Jan. 8, 2013

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U.S. President Barack Obama begins his second term on Jan. 20, 2013. It falls on a Sunday this year, so Obama will take the oath privately that day.

The public inauguration, complete with the inaugural address, parade and balls, will take place on Monday.

How much do you know about the inauguration tradition? Take our quiz and find out.

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The president, left, walks the parade route with his daughter and wife. Who was he? (AFP/Getty Images)

1. This president was the first to walk the parade route from the Capitol to the White House after the swearing-in ceremony. The new president wanted a less-formal event, and strolled the three-kilometre route down Pennsylvania Avenue with his wife and daughter.

Richard Nixon
Jimmy Carter
Ronald Reagan
Bill Clinton


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