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 did Washington hire as a secretary?
(a) James Rumsey.
(b) John Fitch.
(c) Tobias Lear.
(d) David Humphreys.

2. Who fought Washington on the idea of establishing a long-term army?
(a) John Adams.
(b) James Madison.
(c) Thomas Jefferson.
(d) Alexander Hamilton.

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

4. Which two states chartered the Potomac Canal Company?
(a) Delaware and Maryland.
(b) Virginia and Pennsylvania.
(c) Delaware and Pennsylvania.
(d) Maryland and Virginia.

5. Who was seen as Washington's only rival in leadership at the convention?
(a) James Madison.
(b) Benjamin Franklin.
(c) Alexander Hamilton.
(d) John Adams.

6. Who became the new Attorney General after the death of William Bradford?
(a) Oliver Ellsworth.
(b) James McHenry.
(c) Thomas Chase.
(d) Charles Lee.

7. What did the Treaty of Alliance commit the U.S. to protect?
(a) Louisiana.
(b) All French ships.
(c) The French West Indies.
(d) French settlements in South America.

8. After Washington left New York in 1783, where did he go?
(a) Philadelphia.
(b) Newburgh.
(c) Trenton.
(d) Annapolis.

9. What group did the Indians hate the most in 1783?
(a) British Canada.
(b) The French.
(c) Spanish Louisiana.
(d) The United States.

10. When did word of a European country's revolution reach the U.S.?
(a) December 1776.
(b) December 1792.
(c) June 1792.
(d) June 1776.

11. 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) 5 days.
(d) 10 days.

12. Who replaced Hamilton as Secretary of Treasury?
(a) Oliver Wolcott Jr.
(b) John Adams.
(c) Timothy Pickering.
(d) Edmund Randolph.

13. Who were people personally upset with concerning the Jay Treaty?
(a) George Washington.
(b) Oliver Wolcott Jr.
(c) Edmund Randolph.
(d) John Jay.

14. What was the name of the group founded by supporters of Genet?
(a) Pennsylvania Democratic Society.
(b) Delaware Republican Society.
(c) Pennsylvanians for Genet Society.
(d) The French Democratic Society.

15. Who did Washington appoint as Secretary of War?
(a) James Madison.
(b) Alexander Hamilton.
(c) John Jay.
(d) Henry Knox.

Short Answer Questions

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

2. What did the British say they would do once the peace treaty was signed?

3. What city's newspaper did Washington release his farewell address?

4. Who sat in the reserved seat to the right of Martha Washington at her tea parties?

5. Who was responsible for representing Washington's government in Paris?

(see the answer keys)

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