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Contemporary America (1992-2013) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did the US invade Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks?

Question 2 2. Which was one of President Clinton's foreign policy goals?

Question 3 3. Why was the Israeli Prime Minister assassinated in the mid-90s?

Question 4 4. What was the outcome of Clinton's campaign promise to allow homosexuals to serve openly in the U.S. Armed Forces?

Question 5 5. How did Congress respond when Clinton refused to accept their budget proposal?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following groups did Obama NOT attempt to appeal to during the 2008 Democratic Presidential Primaries?

Question 7 7. The Bush Doctrine included a specific clause that allowed for _____.

Question 8 8. How did the role of Newt Gingrich change after the 1994 election?

Question 9 9. Who won the 1992 presidential election?

Question 10 10. How were Perot's and Clinton's campaigns similar?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was an outcome of Clinton's economic policy during his second term?

Question 12 12. Why was Obama's domestic agenda during his first term heavily criticised by the Tea Party?

Question 13 13. Which of the following was NOT part of Clinton's war on drugs?

Question 14 14. Why did Bush have an advantage over McCain during the 2000 Republican Primary?

Question 15 15. Why did President George W. Bush pass the Medicare Modernization Act?

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Question 16 16. Which foreign leader was disposed by the Obama Administration on May 1, 2011?

Question 17 17. Which of the following pieces of legislation supported by George W. Bush were NOT passed by Congress?

Question 18 18. Why did President Clinton get impeached?

Question 19 19. The Brady Bill required which one of the following?

Question 20 20. Which event tarnished the accomplishments of Obama's first term foreign policy?

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Question 21 21. How did Congress respond to the desire of the Bush administration to eliminate the alleged supply of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in Iraq?

Question 22 22. George W. Bush refused to accept congressional subpoenas and issued executive orders in order to do so. These actions are most comparable with _____.

Question 23 23. Who formed the core of Clinton's supporters and why?

Question 24 24. Why was the peace created by the Dayton Treaty highly fragile?

Question 25 25. Which problem did Bush face during the presidential campaign?

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Question 26 26. How was the Contract with America defined?

Question 27 27. Why was President George W. Bush criticized for his handling of Hurricane Katrina?

Question 28 28. Which of these interventions was not successful in the long term?

Question 29 29. September 11, 2001 marked which of the following?

Question 30 30. On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush launched which of the following?

Contemporary America (1992-2013) Chapter Exam Instructions

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