American Presidents: Life Portrait Exhibit
9-12 Grade Student Activity
Chester A. Arthur
Meet the 21st president!
Chester A. Arthur, in his position as
__________, assumed the presidency after James Garfield was ___________ .
What might have been going through President
Chester Arthur's mind when he assumed the oath of office? How about the others in the room? Do you think they felt confident about their new leader? Was Chester A. Arthur a good public servant? Argue both sides.