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Last Updated: Monday November 10 2008 16:27 GMT

In pics: What will life be like for Obama's kids?

Barack Obama and his wife Michelle and their daughters Malia, 10, and Sasha, 7 (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

When Barack Obama won the US Election he made history by being elected America's first black president, and his two daughters became two of the most famous kids in the world.

President-elect Obama, center, takes his daughter Malia, and Sasha, to school

Malia, 10, and Sasha, 7, might look like two ordinary girls being dropped off at school. But soon their dad will be in charge of the country, and their lives will change forever.

The White House

The whole Obama family will be moving into this HUGE building - the president's official residence - called the White House.

Sasha, 10, and Malia, 7, (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

But what will life be like for Sasha and Malia living there? Newsround's Adam asked some kids in Washington what they think.

Jake, 8,

Eight-year-old Jake said sometimes their dad, who will then be President Obama, will ask them to do work for him - but other times they'll play outside.

Jack, 8,

Jack, 8, said: "It would be really cool to watch helicopters take off from their garden at the White House."

Lily, 7,

Seven-year-old Lily said: "It would be cool and scary having all those bodyguards around you all the time."

Eli, 10

Eli, 10, said it will be interesting living at the White House - but hard for them to make friends. "But it would be fun for them too," she added.