George Washington Timeline Quiz

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In what colony was George Washington born?
 

Answer:                Virginia                           

 


What was George's older brother's name?
 

Answer:               Lawrence                       

 


When George was only 16 what job did he have?
 

Answer:                 surveyor                         

 


In 1759, who did George marry?
 

Answer:        Martha Dandridge Custis            

 


Colonists showed they were angry about unfair taxes from England by throwing what overboard?
 

Answer:        tea at the Boston Tea Party           

 


What river did George cross during a blizzard
to get to Trenton, New Jersey?
 

Answer:             Delaware River                     

 


Where did George spend the winter of 1777-1778?
 

Answer:        Valley Forge, Pennsylvania          

 


Who was George's first Vice President?
 

Answer:             John Adams                         

 


How many terms did George serve?
 

Answer:                     two                              

 


Where was the first capital of the United States?
 

Answer:        New York City             

 


What is the name of George's home in Virginia?
 

Answer:             Mount Vernon                          

 


President's Day celebrates whose birthday?
 

Answer:    George Washington & Abraham Lincoln    

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