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Developments & Movements Since 1945 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In what country is homosexual activity now punishable by death?

Question 2 2. What was the first device to store music digitally?

Question 3 3. In what decade did cellular phones became popular as well as affordable for the average person?

Question 4 4. What island nation has begun evacuating its citizens due to the rising sea levels caused by climate change?

Question 5 5. What country fought particularly hard to maintain its African colonies?

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Question 6 6. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

Question 7 7. Tom's father was one of the protesters at the 1970 Kent State protest, which later became known as the 'Kent State Massacre'. Why did the protest occur and what was the result of the 'Kent State Massacre'?

Question 8 8. According to many scientists and climatologists, what is the leading cause of global warming?

Question 9 9. The documents released in 2013 by whom betrayed pervasive and at times illegal surveillance practices by the U.S. government?

Question 10 10. Which of the following cities did NOT experience significant terrorist attacks in the early 21st century?

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Question 11 11. How were airplanes able to carry larger loads in the years following World War II?

Question 12 12. Why do computers play a much larger role in life today than they did in the 1950s?

Question 13 13. Cable television was first pioneered in the late 1940s in what state?

Question 14 14. The invention of what device first allowed computer users to take the power of a computer with them anywhere they wished?

Question 15 15. How did the Indian Indepence Movement differ to other existing independence movements in the post-World War II era?

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Question 16 16. Vietnam was a former colony of what Western European country?

Question 17 17. Women gained greater control over their own lives with the 1960 introduction of _____.

Question 18 18. Why does the Sykes-Picot Agreement have long term consequences that are relevant even today?

Question 19 19. The first manifestation of the EU was called the .

Question 20 20. What technology first allowed a wide public audience to hear first-rate music in the comfort of their own homes?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following countries was NOT one of the founding members of the European community in the 1950s?

Question 22 22. Which of the following entertainment mediums was not widely used prior to WWII?

Question 23 23. Who was perhaps the greatest exponent of 20th-century Pop Art?

Question 24 24. What idea claims that the people of a nation or region have the right to choose how they will be governed themselves?

Question 25 25. What form of protest involved invading lunch counters and other white-only establishments in the 1960s?

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