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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which city was named the permanent capital in 1790?
2. Who wrote Washington begging him to stay in office?
3. What was in the worst shape in Mount Vernon?
4. When did word of a European country's revolution reach the U.S.?
5. What did the convention scrap after five days of meeting?
Essay Topic 1
Washington's cabinet was made up of quality men, whom Washington truly respected. For the cabinet members, discuss their relationship with Washington. Also, discuss one significant issue they helped advise Washington on.
1) Thomas Jefferson
2) John Jay
3) Henry Knox
4) Alexander Hamilton
Essay Topic 2
Most successful people have a support system to support and encourage them in the good and bad times. George Washington had people in his life that encouraged, supported, and taught him. For each person listed below, discuss their relationship with Washington and how they were mentors to Washington as he progressed through life.
1) Mary Ball Washington
3) Christopher Gist
4) Sally Fairfax
Essay Topic 3
Washington was always looking for ways to improve as an officer, as well as improve the Continental Army. Describe Washington's vision for the Continental Army. Describe the three areas of servicemen Washington envisioned and their duties.
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