The 1970s (1969-1979) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Vietnamization fit into the Nixon Doctrine?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements about the Texas district court case of Roe v. Wade is FALSE ?

Question 3 3. Why did Nixon attempt to use his powers to prevent the Pentagon Papers from being leaked to the public?

Question 4 4. Which of the following events caused the 1979 energy crisis?

Question 5 5. How did the Camp David Accords in 1978 affect international relations?

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Question 6 6. How did President Richard Nixon's political career end?

Question 7 7. What was the first major task Ford was assigned as a member of the House of Representatives?

Question 8 8. Which military tactics did President Nixon employ against North Vietnam and its adherents?

Question 9 9. What was the main goal of OPEC?

Question 10 10. How was Détente an important factor in Nixon's time in office?

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Question 11 11. Why was Carter able to beat Ford in the 1976 election?

Question 12 12. What was the cornerstone of Carter's foreign policy?

Question 13 13. How did the American intervention in the Yom Kippur War and the devaluation of the dollar differ in their impact on the U.S. relationship with OPEC countries?

Question 14 14. What Congressional leadership role was Ford nominated for in 1964?

Question 15 15. Which American president was credited with helping to curb the United States' energy issue as well as lowering inflation and unemployment?

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Question 16 16. Why did Nixon engage in triangular diplomacy?

Question 17 17. Carter was defeated by which of the following candidates in the 1980 Presidential Election?

Question 18 18. How did the United States attempt to combat the oil crisis?

Question 19 19. Roe v. Wade (1973) was centered on what important issue?

Question 20 20. In deciding Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court stipulated that a woman had the right to an abortion up until what point?

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Question 21 21. What was the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in the case of Roe v. Wade in 1973?

Question 22 22. Why did Norma McCorvey choose Texas to have an abortion in 1969?

Question 23 23. Who did Carter defeat in the Presidential Election of 1976 to become president?

Question 24 24. How did the Watergate scandal receive its name?

Question 25 25. Who did Ford replace as Vice President of the United States?

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Question 26 26. Which individual was NOT involved in the Watergate Scandal?

Question 27 27. According to the ruling from U.S. v. Nixon, which of the following is a President able to do?

Question 28 28. What was the agreement that ended the war between the United States and North Vietnam?

Question 29 29. What action by President Ford was viewed as extremely unpopular in the United States?

Question 30 30. Carter's domestic agenda generally was considered unsuccessful because:

The 1970s (1969-1979) Chapter Exam Instructions

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