We can't blame you for thinking this quiz is going to be a walk in the park. George W. Bush and Barack Obama obviously have strong differences of opinions about many, many things. There's also the matter of Obama's rep as a smooth talker and his predecessor's sometimes … interesting way with words. But check out these quotes about economic matters and see if some of them don't give you pause. Could it be that these two aren't as far apart as we think?
Question 1 of 10
"I think when you spread the wealth around it's good for everybody."
Question 2 of 10
"In the long run, we're going to be fine. You know, we're an innovative economy: We got smart, capable people, our workers are great, the small business sector is thriving and vibrant, we're productive people. And we'll get through this."
Question 3 of 10
"I don't care whether you're driving a hybrid or an SUV. If you're headed for a cliff, you have to change direction."
Question 4 of 10
"My plan reduces the national debt, and fast. So fast, in fact, that economists worry that we're going to run out of debt to retire."
Question 5 of 10
"Nothing is more important in the face of a war than cutting taxes."
Question 6 of 10
"The really rich people figure out how to dodge taxes anyway."
Question 7 of 10
"You will not see any of your taxes increase one single dime."
Question 8 of 10
"I found this national debt, doubled, wrapped in a big bow waiting for me as I stepped into the Oval Office."
Question 9 of 10
"One of the very difficult parts of the decision I made on the financial crisis was to use hardworking people's money to help prevent there to be a crisis."
Question 10 of 10