HiSET Social Studies: Prep and Practice Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Your grandfather is telling you that he thinks there needs to be a change in the way the Republican Party is approaching the electorate. He is telling you about how it was done in the past when many voters switched party allegiance, which caused long-term shifts in the political process. What process is your grandfather describing?

Question 2 2. Why was President Kennedy's Cold War foreign policy called New Frontier?

Question 3 3. Who did Joseph McCarthy NOT accuse of being a suspected communist?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?

Question 5 5. How did the Watkins Committee attempt to end McCarthy's witch hunt?

Question 6 6. President Kennedy's strategy during the Vietnam War included which of the following?

Question 7 7. How did John F. Kennedy work to fight communism during his brief presidency?

Question 8 8. President Kennedy's battle with Cold War realities ended due to which of these events?

Question 9 9. There are two ways a minor political party can be formed. One method involves being developed from scratch out of purely ideological beliefs. The other occurs when a party _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT true concerning a proportional representation system?

Question 11 11. Who was the leader of the Viet Minh during the First Indochina War and, eventually, during the Vietnam War?

Question 12 12. Tom describes himself as an independent and he has never been a member of either the Republican or the Democratic party. He has stated in multiple accounts that he always votes for the best candidate, regardless of his political affiliation. How would you best describe Tom?

Question 13 13. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

Question 14 14. McCarthyism (and its questionable tactics) was first nationally questioned under which federal trial?

Question 15 15. What was the prominent preparedness film that was produced during the Cold War era?

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