ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: The Gulf Wars & War on Terror Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All but one of the hijacked planes hit their intended targets on September 11. For the one that did not, evidence shows that which of the following was its likely target?

Question 2 2. Which world power fought in Afghanistan during the 1980s?

Question 3 3. Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the Gulf War?

Question 4 4. What was the ultimate fate of Osama bin Laden following his terrorist organization's attacks on America?

Question 5 5. In which year did President George W. Bush order a surge of new troops and funding for the Iraq War?

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Question 6 6. What was the code name for the coalition build up in Saudi Arabia in late 1990?

Question 7 7. Which of the following was the codename used for the aerial attacks against Iraq?

Question 8 8. How many planes did terrorists hijack on September 11, 2001?

Question 9 9. What group was in control of Afghanistan prior to the 9/11 attacks?

Question 10 10. To which Iraqi political party did Saddam Hussein belong?

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Question 11 11. Which of these men is considered the ancestral father of both Jews and Arabs?

Question 12 12. Who was the President of the United States on September 11, 2001?

Question 13 13. The Shiite and Sunni divide began over

Question 14 14. Which Middle Eastern nation did Saddam Hussein invade in August 1990, effectively starting the Gulf War?

Question 15 15. What was the outcome of the Iran-Iraq war?

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Question 16 16. Which year did the Iraq war begin?

Question 17 17. Which of these events sparked outrage among Arab Muslims?

Question 18 18. What is the long term goal for the War in Afghanistan?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a major part of the Iran-Iraq war?

Question 20 20. In which country was the Suez Canal built?

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Question 21 21. Which of these is true of most fundamental, militant Islamic groups?

Question 22 22. The Gaza Strip is located on the

Question 23 23. The War on Terror was a response by President George W. Bush to which major event?

Question 24 24. What major event happened in Iran just prior to the Iran-Iraq war?

Question 25 25. In which year did President Barack Obama withdraw American combat troops from Iraq?

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Question 26 26. How would you best describe the outcome of the Gulf War?

Question 27 27. Which of the following BEST describes European influence in the Middle East during the 19th century?

Question 28 28. What of the following was NOT a major challenge that Coalition forces faced after the initial offensives in Afghanistan?

Question 29 29. Which US President was a major leader of coalition forces during the Gulf War?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT a part of the attacks on Afghanistan in late 2001?

ISTEP+ Grade 7 Social Studies: The Gulf Wars & War on Terror Chapter Exam Instructions

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