Prentice Hall US History Chapter 32: The Conservative Resurgence (1980-1993) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which Soviet leader introduced the reforms of glasnost and perestroika?

Question 2 2. Which Middle Eastern nation did Saddam Hussein invade in August 1990, effectively starting the Gulf War?

Question 3 3. When did the Gulf War take place?

Question 4 4. Why did President Ronald Reagan renew the Cold War with the Soviet Union?

Question 5 5. Which of the following were objectives of Reagan's economic program?

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Question 6 6. How would you best describe the outcome of the Gulf War?

Question 7 7. What year did the Soviet Union dissolve?

Question 8 8. Why did Saddam Hussein invade Kuwait?

Question 9 9. Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the Gulf War?

Question 10 10. Why was there so much economic turmoil in Eastern Europe following the collapse of the Soviet Union?

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Question 11 11. Why did Reagan approve the Star Wars program?

Question 12 12. Why was the Iran-Contra affair not only controversial but also deeply contradictive?

Question 13 13. What was the code name for the coalition build up in Saudi Arabia in late 1990?

Question 14 14. Which of the following was NOT a success of Reagan's economic plan?

Question 15 15. In which country did the Revolutions of 1989 begin?

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Question 16 16. Which two formerly communist states peacefully separated from one another in 1992?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was a profile of a probable Reagan supporter in the 1980 election?

Question 18 18. Which US President was a major leader of coalition forces during the Gulf War?

Question 19 19. Which of the following countries did Reagan NOT engage via force?

Question 20 20. Why is Reagenomics often associated with supply-side economics?

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Question 21 21. How did the productivity growth during Reagan compare to the years of the Carter administration?

Question 22 22. Which of the following was the codename used for the aerial attacks against Iraq?

Question 23 23. Which Soviet ruler dissolved the Soviet Union in 1991?

Question 24 24. Why did some members of the Democratic Party support Senator Edward Kennedy over President Carter as the democratic nominee in the 1980 election?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is a slogan Reagan would NOT have supported in his 1980 election campaign?

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Question 26 26. How was Mikhail Gorbachev different from his predecessors?

Question 27 27. In which state did Lech Walesa's Solidarity movement first won the right to free elections in 1989?

Question 28 28. Why did the New Right, which Reagan represented, appeal to the electorate in 1980?

Question 29 29. Which of the following individuals was NOT a choice for the Republican nomination during the 1980 presidential primary?

Question 30 30. Which of the following profiles likely profited the most from the Reagan economic program?

Prentice Hall US History Chapter 32: The Conservative Resurgence (1980-1993) Chapter Exam Instructions

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