MTTC Political Science: U.S. Politics (1980-Present) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who opposed George W. Bush during the Presidential Election of 2000?

Question 2 2. In addition to the federal debt, what other economic issue plagued the George H.W. Bush administration?

Question 3 3. Which of the following was a profile of a probable Reagan supporter in the 1980 election?

Question 4 4. The Bush Doctrine included a specific clause that allowed for _____.

Question 5 5. Why was the Supreme Court's 2000 ruling of Gore vs Bush considered controversial?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following individuals was NOT a choice for the Republican nomination during the 1980 presidential primary?

Question 7 7. Why was the North American Free Trade Agreement of 1992 important?

Question 8 8. Which of the following were tenets of the George W. Bush tax cut legislation?

Question 9 9. Why was the peace created by the Dayton Treaty highly fragile?

Question 10 10. Which of the following was NOT a success of Reagan's economic plan?

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Question 11 11. Why is Reagenomics often associated with supply-side economics?

Question 12 12. The Brady Bill required which one of the following?

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

Question 14 14. Which foreign leader was disposed by the Obama Administration on May 1, 2011?

Question 15 15. How did the role of Newt Gingrich change after the 1994 election?

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Question 16 16. September 11, 2001 marked which of the following?

Question 17 17. What was the outcome of Clinton's campaign promise to allow homosexuals to serve openly in the U.S. Armed Forces?

Question 18 18. What tactic did President George H.W. Bush favor in his foreign policy?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was an outcome of Clinton's economic policy during his second term?

Question 20 20. Why was President Clinton's diplomatic intervention in Northern Ireland considered one of his most significant foreign policy achievements?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a slogan Reagan would NOT have supported in his 1980 election campaign?

Question 22 22. Why was Obama's domestic agenda during his first term heavily criticised by the Tea Party?

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. Why did the United States invade Panama during the Bush administration?

Question 25 25. Which landmark legislation did George H.W. Bush sign prohibiting discrimination against disabled Americans in public facilities and the workplace?

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Question 26 26. Which industry was increasingly regulated during the Clinton administration?

Question 27 27. Why did some members of the Democratic Party support Senator Edward Kennedy over President Carter as the democratic nominee in the 1980 election?

Question 28 28. Which of the following countries did Reagan NOT engage via force?

Question 29 29. How was Mikhail Gorbachev different from his predecessors?

Question 30 30. Why did Bush have an advantage over McCain during the 2000 Republican Primary?

MTTC Political Science: U.S. Politics (1980-Present) Chapter Exam Instructions

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