CLEP Social Sciences and History: Study Guide & Test Prep Final Exam
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Question 11.What impact did the Tet Offensive have on the American public's view of the Vietnam War?
Question 22.President Kennedy's New Frontier foreign policy called for _____.
Question 33._____ is called the ''father of modern economics.''
Question 44.Queen Elizabeth replaced her half-sister on the throne; her name was _____.
Question 55.Which Ottoman territories were invaded by Russia, resulting in the start of the Crimean War?
Question 66.The _____ theory claims that society is divided along class lines, and, as a result, the upper class is the only group with real power.
Question 77.In the early 18th century, the Russian Tsar ordered the building of which city?
Question 88.Which of the following statements about recessions is NOT true?
Question 99.Which expedition first compelled Japan to sign a treaty allowing foreign trade?
Question 1010.Which of the following authors made a meaningful contribution to the development of the philosophy of Marxism?
Question 1111.Where in the U.S. Constitution are privacy rights explicitly mentioned?
Question 1212.What was Dred Scott's lawsuit about?
Question 1313.All of the following are true about Chaucer's Canterbury Tales EXCEPT _____.
Question 1414._____ is a way to describe how viral videos spread across the Internet.
Question 1515.All of the following statements about Greek religion are true EXCEPT _____
Question 1616.Approximately how many islands are there in the Polynesian Triangle?
Question 1717.After the collapse of the Roman Empire, why did some branches of Western culture die off?
Question 1818.Why did Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Chiang Kai-shek meet in Cairo in 1943?
Question 1919.Interest groups exert their influence by engaging in what type of practice?
Question 2020.The election of _____ convinced the South that it was time to secede from the Union.
Question 2121.The fascist government of Benito Mussolini did all of the following EXCEPT _____.
Question 2222.Commissioning famous artists to paint portraits and murals was typical of _____ during the 18th century.
Question 2323.Your father is telling you stories about how his great-grandfather took part in the Battle of the Marne. He claims that it was one of the most important battles of the war. Why does he believe it to be one of the most important battles?
Question 2424.Which of these men did not live under Elizabeth's reign?
Question 2525.What is judicial review?
Question 2626.This legal principle says that the states can and should refuse to enforce unconstitutional federal laws:
Question 2727.Which European power held the greatest influence in Indonesia?
Question 2828.What was the Scientific Revolution?
Question 2929.Which of the following is a profile of a person who was likely NOT fighting for equal rights during the 1960s and 1970s?
Question 3030.Which of the following is the best explanation of international relations?
Question 3131.How did England defeat France in the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years' War?
Question 3232.Babylon succeeded in overthrowing Assyria because _____.
Question 3333.Who was the leader of the Austrian Empire of the 19th century?
Question 3434.George reaches into his wallet and pulls out a $20 US bill to pay for his coffee. By using currency to make a purchase, what is George actually doing?
Question 3535.How did the United States gain its current southwest?
Question 3636.Because resources are scarce, but wants are not:
Question 3737.The notion of a separation of powers and the system of checks and balances promoted by the U.S. Constitution are two examples of _____ in the United States.
Question 3838.Which is NOT true?
Question 3939.Which of the following statements is NOT true of the 19th Amendment granting American women the right to vote in 1920?
Question 4040.Though Japan had invaded _____ earlier, they did not attack the United States until _____?
Question 4141.Why did Spain and France want to prevent the other from acquiring a majority of Italian lands?
Question 4242.The president wants to pass one of his appointments in the Senate. The media is constantly talking about the fact that he might not get the required number of votes. What is this process called and what majority is needed?
Question 4343.How did the views on civil rights of anti-federalists differ to those of federalists in the debate regarding the ratification of the Constitution?
Question 4444.Feudalism is power based on _____
Question 4545.Which of the following best describes the driving forces behind the Dutch Republic's economic success?
Question 4646.Which of these is an acceptable definition of protocol?
Question 4747.What is the name given to the plans to shield Saudi Arabia from Iraqi attack in 1990 and 1991?
Question 4848.Which of the following profiles would MOST likely have opposed prohibition in the 1920s?
Question 4949.In the long run, what is a country's standard of living dependent on?
Question 5050.Who is John Wilkes?
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