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Contemporary America (1992-2013) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which industry was increasingly regulated during the Clinton administration?

Question 2 2. Which of the following organizations likely opposed Clinton's Brady Bill?

Question 3 3. How was the Contract with America defined?

Question 4 4. George W. Bush refused to accept congressional subpoenas and issued executive orders in order to do so. These actions are most comparable with _____.

Question 5 5. Which of these was NOT a reason that Democrats lost seats in the 1994 mid-term elections?

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Question 6 6. How did the role of Newt Gingrich change after the 1994 election?

Question 7 7. Which of the following was NOT a promise of the Obama 2008 presidential campaign?

Question 8 8. Which of these interventions was not successful in the long term?

Question 9 9. Which of the following could be inferred about the 1992 presidential election?

Question 10 10. Why was the Israeli Prime Minister assassinated in the mid-90s?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is most likely a profile of an unemployed person in the time of the 2008 crisis?

Question 12 12. Why did President George W. Bush pass the Medicare Modernization Act?

Question 13 13. In what way was President George W. Bush responsible for the Great Recession?

Question 14 14. Who formed the core of Clinton's supporters and why?

Question 15 15. Who opposed George W. Bush during the Presidential Election of 2000?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was an outcome of Clinton's economic policy during his second term?

Question 17 17. Which problem did Bush face during the presidential campaign?

Question 18 18. How did George W. Bush attempt to achieve education reform?

Question 19 19. Which of the following pieces of legislation supported by George W. Bush were NOT passed by Congress?

Question 20 20. How did Congress respond to the desire of the Bush administration to eliminate the alleged supply of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in Iraq?

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Question 21 21. Why was President Clinton's diplomatic intervention in Northern Ireland considered one of his most significant foreign policy achievements?

Question 22 22. President George W. Bush passed which of the following pieces of legislation in 2008 in an attempt to stabilize the contracting economy?

Question 23 23. Why is it often repeated that the Bush administration, as well as Congress, helped enable some of the factors that led to the 2008 crisis?

Question 24 24. Why was Obama's domestic agenda during his first term heavily criticised by the Tea Party?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was NOT a solution to the economic collapse under the George W. Bush Administration?

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Question 26 26. Who won the 1992 presidential election?

Question 27 27. What was the outcome of Clinton's campaign promise to allow homosexuals to serve openly in the U.S. Armed Forces?

Question 28 28. How were Perot's and Clinton's campaigns similar?

Question 29 29. Why was the Supreme Court's 2000 ruling of Gore vs Bush considered controversial?

Question 30 30. The Bush Doctrine included a specific clause that allowed for _____.

Contemporary America (1992-2013) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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