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Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Are you a Washingtologist? Answer this question about the Residence Act.

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Answer: He officially designated the area that is now Washington, D.C. as the future capital of the United States

Source: “President George Washington sign[ed] the Residence Act into law, officially designating Washington, D.C. as the future capital of the United States.” http://www.americanheritage.com/content/residence-act-signed-making-washington-dc-capital

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By Cultural Tourism DC  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/10/2012

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