Protests, Activism and Civil Disobedience: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What were the Yippies protesting about during the 1968 Democratic National Convention?

Question 2 2. Why did the Tet Offensive cause a decline in the American public's confidence in the Vietnam War and the Johnson administration?

Question 3 3. How did World War II rejuvenate the Civil Rights Movement?

Question 4 4. Why did the Nineteenth Amendment have historic consequences for the status of female rights?

Question 5 5. How did Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique impact the Women's Movement?

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Question 6 6. How did the student movement change between the years 1960 and 1966?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a profile of a person who was likely NOT fighting for equal rights during the 1960s and 1970s?

Question 8 8. Which of the following did the Great Society attempt to address?

Question 9 9. Why did the Great Society and its programs struggle to survive?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an important difference between the Beats of the 1950s and the Hippies of the 1960s?

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Question 11 11. All of the following were characteristic of 1960s countercultural movements EXCEPT _____.

Question 12 12. When the Civil Rights Movement began to fracture in 1966, which of the following groups arose?

Question 13 13. Which of the following can be seen as an impact of the assassination of Martin Luther King?

Question 14 14. Movements like the Hippies stood against the American values established in the decade that followed _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following issues led to the rise of the student movement of the 1960s?

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Question 16 16. Why were students who sought societal change called the 'New Left'?

Question 17 17. Who was the woman who touched off a maelstrom of national attention when she refused to sit in the back of a segregated bus?

Question 18 18. The freedom rides, marches and sit-ins of the 1960s were forms of _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following fits the profile of the primary target of Medicare?

Question 20 20. What did the decision in 'Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954' argue?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following violent events did the Civil Rights Movement face throughout the 1960s?

Question 22 22. Which of the following was an important civil rights happening in 1957?

Question 23 23. Why was the Native American protest on July 4, 1971, at Mount Rushmore significant?

Question 24 24. What was the major point of contention between groups of the women's movement?

Question 25 25. Why did Rachel Carson write 'Silent Spring'?

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Question 26 26. How were the Yippies different from the Hippies?

Question 27 27. Why was the Stonewall Inn incident in 1969 significant?

Question 28 28. What Supreme Court decision originally nullified the idea of 'separate, but equal'?

Question 29 29. Why was Nixon's win in the 1968 presidential election a pivotal time for Americans?

Question 30 30. Why did Johnson pass the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

Protests, Activism and Civil Disobedience: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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