1. In what year was
2. What was the name
of Washington's mother?
3. What was the name
of Washington's wife?
4. What important
event happened in Washington's life in 1743?
6. Who was Washington's
first Secretary of State?
7. Who commanded
the British Army in America during the first part of the Revolutionary
8. What was the name
of Washington's estate?
9. How many children
did Washington have?
10. What was the
name of Washington's father?
11. Who was king
of Britain during the Revolutionary War?
12. What battle effectively
ended the Revolutionary War?
13. What year did
Washington retire from the presidency?
14. What did Washington
hope to build?
15. What year did
Washington's army spend at Valley Forge?
16. What family helped
Washington begin his military career?
17. What treaty did
the United States sign with Britain in 1794?
18. What did the
treaty with Britain in 1794 include?
19. What unusual
thing did Washington do in his will?
20. Whom did Washington
appoint as Secretary of War in 1789?
21. Where did Washington
travel outside of the United States?
22. What fort did
the British capture from the French in 1758?
23. What city now
sits on the site of the French fort captured in 1758?
24. Why was Washington
reluctant to attend the Constitutional Convention?
25. Where did America
win its first major battle in the Revolutionary War?
26. How did Washington
earn a living?
27. Why did Washington
support Hamilton's financial plan?
28. What year did
Washington inherit Mount Vernon?
29. What did Pinckney's
30. Who led Washington
against the French in 1755?
31. Which one of
these was not a branch of the federal government
as created by the Constitution?
32. Why was Washington
considered an idiot in Britain in 1754?
33. Why did Washington
and his mother have a strained relationship?
34. What treaty ended
the Revolutionary War?
35. Who commanded
the French Army in America?
36. What potential
revolt did Washington prevent in 1783?
37. Who among the
following did not succeed Washington in the office of the president?
38. What crop did
Washington not attempt to grow on Mount Vernon?
39. Who was Washington's
role model as a young man?
40. What notable
thing did Washington do at the Second Continental Congress?
41. What was Wasington's
greatest fear during his second term as president?
42. What did Washington
issue in 1793?
43. To what early
political group did Jefferson belong?
44. What did Washington
build in 1754?
45. Where was Washington
inaugurated as President in 1789?
46. What were the
London-based merchants who bought crops and sold goods to Virginia
47. Why was Washington's
support of the Constitution so important?
48. What were the
names of Martha Washington's children?
49. Who was Washington's
50. Who led a short-lived
movement to replace Washington as commander of the Continental