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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was appointed to succeed Jefferson as Secretary of State?
2. Who did Washington appoint as Secretary of War?
3. What was Washington's main reason for seeking retirement?
4. Who fought Washington on the idea of establishing a long-term army?
5. From which country did Washington obtain a mule as a gift?
Essay Topic 1
When Washington stayed at Mount Vernon various activities kept Washington busy.
Part 1) Discuss Washington's activities while at Mount Vernon.
Part 2) What renovations were being done to the house?
Part 3) Describe the property and the amenities offered at Mount Vernon.
Essay Topic 2
Washington died relatively quickly after becoming ill. Washington was caught in a storm while making his rounds at Mount Vernon. Describe the final days of the Presidents life. Describe the process by which the doctors attempted to save Washington.
Essay Topic 3
Washington displayed strong leadership throughout his life. During Washington's childhood, through his military career, and even into Washington's presidency, he displayed leadership characteristics. Select three leadership characteristics Washington possessed and address the following:
Part 1) How did Washington develop each leadership characteristic?
Part 2) Provide an example in which Washington uses the characteristic.
Part 3) Did the development of these leadership characteristics help Washington as President?
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