Warm-Up for 10/6/14

Use the video at www.c-span.org/video/?c4509319/george-washington-biographical-vignette and choose any two of the following questions to respond to:
  1. What message was George Washington expressing in his inaugural address?
  2. How was George Washington selected to be President of the United States?
  3. Why was he considered one of the most famous men in the world during his time?
  4. Describe George Washington’s physical appearance.
  5. Who did he marry, and what did he gain through this marriage?
  6. What years did George Washington serve as president?
  7. What was his political affiliation?
  8. What two political parties emerged during his administration, and who were the leaders of each?
  9. Explain how George Washington died.