STAAR US History: Foreign Policy & the Gulf War Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who won the 1992 presidential election?

Question 2 2. Why did Bush campaign for a New World Order?

Question 3 3. This is a far-right wing political perspective characterized by the belief that society and government should return to the past:

Question 4 4. Which of the following are functions of third parties?

Question 5 5. Who formed the core of Clinton's supporters and why?

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Question 6 6. How were Perot's and Clinton's campaigns similar?

Question 7 7. The Bush Doctrine included a specific clause that allowed for _____.

Question 8 8. This is a political perspective that avoids extremes and partisanship by promoting a restrained, middle stance:

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

Question 10 10. On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush launched which of the following?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was NOT a solution to the economic collapse under the George W. Bush Administration?

Question 12 12. Which event tarnished the accomplishments of Obama's first term foreign policy?

Question 13 13. When did the Gulf War take place?

Question 14 14. Which of the following factors led to the destabilization of Yugoslavia?

Question 15 15. From which entity did Albanians in Kosovo want their independence?

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Question 16 16. Why did the 1992 Bosnian War start?

Question 17 17. Why did the United States invade Panama during the Bush administration?

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

Question 19 19. How can a third party in politics be formed?

Question 20 20. What year did the Soviet Union dissolve?

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Question 21 21. Which world power fought in Afghanistan during the 1980s?

Question 22 22. This party's best electoral outcome was in 1932, when it won just over 100,000 votes (though it hasn't nominated a presidential candidate since 1984):

Question 23 23. How did Bush respond to the Chinese military violently overtaking pro-democracy demonstrators in Tiananmen Square?

Question 24 24. In which country did the Revolutions of 1989 begin?

Question 25 25. This is a far left-wing political perspective characterized by the belief that society needs to be changed, and that changes can only be accomplished through revolutionary means:

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Question 26 26. Why was Obama's domestic agenda during his first term heavily criticised by the Tea Party?

Question 27 27. Which Middle Eastern nation did Saddam Hussein invade in August 1990, effectively starting the Gulf War?

Question 28 28. How would you best describe the outcome of the Gulf War?

Question 29 29. Which of the following was the codename used for the aerial attacks against Iraq?

Question 30 30. When did Yugoslavia emerge as a nation?

STAAR US History: Foreign Policy & the Gulf War 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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