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Why is Washington DC called Washington DC?

Because the city of Washington is in the federal "District of Columbia" as opposed to any state, and to differentiate it from Washington state. The city and district are now t (MORE)

When did the state capital move from Philadelphia to Washington DC?

  The capital was moved as a part of the Assumption Bill (1790) wherein the Federal Government agreed to pay some of the debts the North incurred during the Revolutionary (MORE)

What were all the capitals of the US before Washington DC?

 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: September 5, 1774 - December 12,  1776; March 4, 1777 - September 18, 1777; July 27, 1778 - June 21,  1783; December 6, 1790 - May 14, 1800  (MORE)

What is Washington DC?

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, "the District", or simply D.C., is the capital of the United States. On July 16, 17 (MORE)

How did Washington DC become the capital of the US?

James Madison expounded the need for a federal district on January 23, 1788, in his "Federalist No. 43", arguing that the national capital needed to be distinct from the state (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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