posted by Mason
1. Which of the following did George Washington do during his presidency?
-established a cabinet of advisers**
-limited himself to one term in office
-offered military support in foreign wars
-served ties with Great Britain
2. What precedent did George Washington set by refusing to run for president a third time?
-dignity of the office
- executive retirement
-term limits for leaders**
3. Which action represents a break with George Washington's policies?
-an amendment limiting the president to two terms in office
-close diplomatic ties with Great Britain and France**
-moving the U.S. capital from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.
-voters registering as independent rather than of any political party
4. "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen."
What does this quote by Henry Lee illustrate by the phrase "first in war"?
-George Washington always led his troops into battle
-George Washington avoided military solutions whenever possible
-George Washington favored military solutions over diplomacy
-George Washington was a great commander in chief**
Well yes but keep in mind:
".....Up to that time, presidents had either voluntarily followed George Washington’s example of serving a maximum of two terms, or were unsuccessful in winning a third. ..."
So do you think it would be correct?
Of the choices given, I think "term limits" is the best answer, but it's not really accurate, as Damon pointed out.
Hi I am a professional college teacher and I just wanted to sneak in to gladly say all of them are correct congratulations! Good job
Which of The following is the best explanation of the XYZ AFFAIR that took place during John Adam's presidency?
The United States Of America
George Washington never lied
why should you?
I lied. I never cut down a cherry tree called Sam.