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MTEL Adult Basic Education: America in the 1900s Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Though Japan had invaded _____ earlier, they did not attack the United States until _____?

Question 2 2. Which of the following events prompted the state of undeclared war that existed between the United States and Japan?

Question 3 3. You have been asked to give a presentation dealing with the results of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Which of the following should you mention?

Question 4 4. How did the Red Scare affect the lives of everyday Americans?

Question 5 5. Who or what was Jim Crow?

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Question 6 6. Which action prompted the United States to enter WWII?

Question 7 7. What shaky practice caused stock prices to be artificially inflated prior to the collapse?

Question 8 8. When the Civil Rights Movement began to fracture in 1966, which of the following groups arose?

Question 9 9. How did President Truman try to eliminate communism affecting the employees within the federal government?

Question 10 10. Why were the little shantytowns full of penniless and unemployed families that sprang up at the time of the Great Depression called Hoovervilles?

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Question 11 11. How did Eleanor Roosevelt change the role of First Lady?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was an important civil rights happening in 1957?

Question 13 13. Rosa Parks won many awards for her civil rights activism. Which one of the following awards did she not win?

Question 14 14. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

Question 15 15. What is the famous name for the day of the Wall Street Meltdown in 1929 that kicked off the Great Depression?

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Question 16 16. Which nationality constituted a majority of immigrants in Boston during the mid 1800s?

Question 17 17. What was the prominent preparedness film that was produced during the Cold War era?

Question 18 18. Which of these tenets was NOT part of the Nine Power Treaty?

Question 19 19. What was Roosevelt's career before he entered politics?

Question 20 20. How did the Civil Rights Act of 1964 address voting rights?

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Question 21 21. The Battles of Lexington and Concorde and the Siege of Boston were pivotal events in which war?

Question 22 22. Who was Eleanor Roosevelt's uncle?

Question 23 23. What did Roosevelt ask Congress for on December 8, 1941?

Question 24 24. Which of the following describes the correlation between the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

Question 25 25. How did Congress work to investigate alleged communist supporters?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 27 27. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 28 28. In which country was the implementation of NSC-68 tested?

Question 29 29. The freedom rides, marches and sit-ins of the 1960s were forms of _____.

Question 30 30. The Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA) was directed by

MTEL Adult Basic Education: America in the 1900s Chapter Exam Instructions

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