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Post-War and the Cold War: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Congress work to investigate alleged communist supporters?

Question 2 2. During the Cold War era, the _____ called for U.S. assistance to help nations threatened with aggression by another country.

Question 3 3. What is a conspiracy?

Question 4 4. Who was one of the leading figures of the Red Scare who became famous for making unfounded allegations of communist activity?

Question 5 5. Which war was taking place during the election of 1968?

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Question 6 6. The state of South Vietnam was officially created in 1954 during which of the following meetings?

Question 7 7. Young adults during the late 1960s and early 1970s who challenged traditional values were considered:

Question 8 8. What is the name of the Supreme Court case that dealt with the regulation of state elections?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was NOT a component of Eisenhower's New Look policy in relation to the Cold War?

Question 10 10. How long did it take for three-fourths of the states to ratify the 26th Amendment?

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Question 11 11. The American strategy to make Nixon appear volatile and unpredictable so as to frighten the North Vietnamese into a truce was called:

Question 12 12. What was the term used to describe the fear of communist subversion and where did it begin?

Question 13 13. In which presidential election did John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon run against each other?

Question 14 14. Who assassinated President Kennedy?

Question 15 15. Why was President Kennedy assassinated?

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Question 16 16. President Kennedy's battle with Cold War realities ended due to which of these events?

Question 17 17. What year was the 26th Amendment passed?

Question 18 18. Which is NOT true about the election of 1960?

Question 19 19. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

Question 20 20. Who had been President between 1953-1961?

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Question 21 21. How did Senator Joseph McCarthy work to rid the United States of communism?

Question 22 22. American involvement in Vietnam spanned over the course of how many years?

Question 23 23. The foremost goal of the United States during the Korean War was which of the following?

Question 24 24. Which sentence appropriately summarizes the situation between North and South Korea today?

Question 25 25. Which is NOT true about Richard Nixon during his first presidential debate?

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT true?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 28 28. Why was the National Security Act of 1947 primarily created?

Question 29 29. Why did Eisenhower pass the National Defense Education Act of 1958?

Question 30 30. How was the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 related to Cold War military strategy?

Post-War and the Cold War: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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