1-5 The United States Capital

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The capital of the United States is Washington D.C.  The city is named after George Washington, the first president of the United States.

Washington D.C. is not a state.  It is the District of Columbia, thus D.C.  Our federal government is in Washington D.C.  The federal government works in Washington D.C.


1.  The capital of the United States is


District of Columbia

Washington D.C.



2.  The U.S. capital was named after






3.  The letters D.C. stand for

Delaware City

District City

District of Columbia

District of Carolina


4.  The District of Columbia is

  in the state of Delaware

in the state of Maryland

in the state of Washington

not a part of a state.


5.  The government that runs the United States is called the

Federal Government

State Government

City Government

Washington Government



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