Washington, the Indispensable Man Test | Final Test - Easy

James Thomas Flexner
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who replaced Henry Knox as Secretary of War?
(a) Edmund Randolph.
(b) Timothy Pickering.
(c) John Adams.
(d) Oliver Wolcott Jr.

2. What imaginary line was the border for very little capital investment?
(a) East-West line.
(b) No Compromise line.
(c) Mason-Dixon line.
(d) North-South line.

3. After finding out his new estate manager was ill, Washington traveled to Mount Vernon for how many days?
(a) 3 days.
(b) 14 days.
(c) 10 days.
(d) 5 days.

4. Who was appointed Minister to Holland?
(a) Gouverneur Morris
(b) Thomas Jefferson.
(c) William Short.
(d) Thomas Pinckney.

5. What state did the Whiskey rebellion take place?
(a) New York.
(b) Pennsylvania.
(c) Virginia.
(d) Maryland.

6. From which country did Washington obtain a mule as a gift?
(a) Germany.
(b) Spain.
(c) Italy.
(d) France.

7. How many French warships appeared in the New York Harbor in 1793?
(a) Five warships.
(b) Fifteen warships.
(c) Ten warships.
(d) Three warships.

8. Who did Washington appoint to the position of Attorney General?
(a) John Jay.
(b) James Madison.
(c) Henry Knox.
(d) Edmund Randolph.

9. Washington was elected by the electoral college on February 4, 1789. On what day did Washington receive formal notification of his election?
(a) April 14, 1789.
(b) March 14, 1789.
(c) May 14, 1789.
(d) February 14, 1789.

10. What was Washington glad that John Adams didn't want from the presidential mansion?
(a) Furniture.
(b) Paintings.
(c) Curtains.
(d) Fine wines.

11. What city's newspaper did Washington release his farewell address?
(a) Philadelphia.
(b) Annapolis.
(c) New York.
(d) Charleston.

12. Which country did Washington believe the pamphlet "Common Sense" was influenced?
(a) Canada.
(b) Britain.
(c) France.
(d) Germany.

13. Who helped prepare Washington's farewell address?
(a) Alexander Hamilton.
(b) Thomas Jefferson.
(c) James Madison.
(d) John Adams.

14. Who worked out a code with Jefferson to communicate secretly with the leaders of the opposition?
(a) Alexander Hamilton.
(b) John Adams.
(c) James Monroe.
(d) James Madison.

15. How did Washington feel when it came to foreign issues?
(a) He sided with Britain.
(b) He paid another country to get involved for us.
(c) He sided with the French.
(d) He thought it was important to stay neutral.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who did Washington choose to begin planning the "Federal city"?

2. What was Washington's main reason for seeking retirement?

3. Which division of American society contained rocky fields with no agricultural aristocracy?

4. Which country was nearing a revolution that might cause some foreign affairs issues?

5. How did Washington feel about the "spirit of the party" politics?

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