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America in the 1970s: Middle School Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to the ruling from U.S. v. Nixon, which of the following is a President able to do?

Question 2 2. How did shows such as Life Styles of the Rich and Famous and slogans such as Shop 'Til You Drop' impact the American people?

Question 3 3. Why did Nixon engage in triangular diplomacy?

Question 4 4. Which of the following were objectives of Reagan's economic program?

Question 5 5. What was the agreement that ended the war between the United States and North Vietnam?

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Question 6 6. Who did Ford replace as Vice President of the United States?

Question 7 7. In deciding Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court stipulated that a woman had the right to an abortion up until what point?

Question 8 8. What characteristics made 'Generation X' Americans the 'me' or 'yuppie' generation?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a slogan Reagan would NOT have supported in his 1980 election campaign?

Question 10 10. Why did Nixon attempt to use his powers to prevent the Pentagon Papers from being leaked to the public?

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Question 11 11. How was Détente an important factor in Nixon's time in office?

Question 12 12. What was the first major task Ford was assigned as a member of the House of Representatives?

Question 13 13. Why did the New Right, which Reagan represented, appeal to the electorate in 1980?

Question 14 14. Why did some members of the Democratic Party support Senator Edward Kennedy over President Carter as the democratic nominee in the 1980 election?

Question 15 15. Which individual was NOT involved in the Watergate Scandal?

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Question 16 16. How did the American intervention in the Yom Kippur War and the devaluation of the dollar differ in their impact on the U.S. relationship with OPEC countries?

Question 17 17. What Congressional leadership role was Ford nominated for in 1964?

Question 18 18. Why was Carter able to beat Ford in the 1976 election?

Question 19 19. Why did Bush campaign for a New World Order?

Question 20 20. What was the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in the case of Roe v. Wade in 1973?

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Question 21 21. Why did President Ronald Reagan renew the Cold War with the Soviet Union?

Question 22 22. In addition to the federal debt, what other economic issue plagued the George H.W. Bush administration?

Question 23 23. Carter was defeated by which of the following candidates in the 1980 Presidential Election?

Question 24 24. Why is Reagenomics often associated with supply-side economics?

Question 25 25. Why did the United States invade Panama during the Bush administration?

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Question 26 26. Who did Carter defeat in the Presidential Election of 1976 to become president?

Question 27 27. Which of the following profiles likely profited the most from the Reagan economic program?

Question 28 28. Which of the following were accomplishments for women during the 1980s?

Question 29 29. How did the Camp David Accords in 1978 affect international relations?

Question 30 30. How did Vietnamization fit into the Nixon Doctrine?

America in the 1970s: Middle School Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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