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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose resignation did Washington receive on July 31, 1793?
(a) Henry Knox.
(b) Thomas Jefferson.
(c) John Jay.
(d) Alexander Hamilton.
2. What was Washington glad that John Adams didn't want from the presidential mansion?
(d) Fine wines.
3. How many pounds of sterling did Washington loose during the war?
(a) 15,000 pounds.
(b) 25,000 pounds.
(c) 10,000 pounds.
(d) 5,000 pounds.
4. Who wrote Washington begging him to stay in office?
(a) Martha Washington.
(b) Sally Fairfax.
(c) Eliza Powel.
(d) Peggy Shipman.
5. What did the British say they would do once the peace treaty was signed?
(a) Attack New York.
(b) Evacuate New York.
(c) Attack Trenton.
(d) Leave Philadelphia.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the letter that Pickering gave Washington reveal?
2. How many French warships appeared in the New York Harbor in 1793?
3. How did Washington feel about Mount Vernon after serving eight years as President?
4. Which two people denounced the Neutrality Proclamation in writing?
5. Who was appointed to succeed Jefferson as Secretary of State?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Washington's feelings on the individual versus societies or parties.
2. What was the Pennsylvania Democratic Society?
3. Describe the role of Gouverneur Morris in 1791.
4. What was Washington's cabinets reaction to rescinding the Provision Order?
5. Describe Edmund Randolph's background and qualifications for Washington's cabinet.
6. Name at least four roles Washington filled as a retired general living in Mount Vernon.
7. What were Washington's concerns about England and France fighting?
8. How did Washington's mother, Mary Bell Washington, feel about her son's duty to his country?
9. Describe Washington's visit to Annapolis in December of 1783.
10. Why were the Republicans upset over the Jay Mission?
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