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The Contemporary Role of the US Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which answer best demonstrates how the global economy has risen in part to the information revolution :

Question 2 2. A business that acts in an unethical manner may face what results?:

Question 3 3. The information revolution is primarily based on:

Question 4 4. In regards to the information revolution, consumers benefit by:

Question 5 5. Who might face the most negative impacts in the global economy?

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Question 6 6. Which century is considered the 'American Century'?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 8 8. Who was President of the U.S. during World War I?

Question 9 9. When did the French Revolution take place?

Question 10 10. With which nation was the Cold War fought?

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Question 11 11. In what decade did cellular phones became popular as well as affordable for the average person?

Question 12 12. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

Question 13 13. The invention of what device first allowed computer users to take the power of a computer with them anywhere they wished?

Question 14 14. How were airplanes able to carry larger loads in the years following World War II?

Question 15 15. Why do computers play a much larger role in life today than they did in the 1950s?

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Question 16 16. Tom's father was one of the protesters at the 1970 Kent State protest, which later became known as the 'Kent State Massacre'. Why did the protest occur and what was the result of the 'Kent State Massacre'?

Question 17 17. Since the forming of the European Coal and Steel Community in 1951 and especially after the forming of the European Economic Community in 1957 the members had a common purpose. How and why did they expect to fulfill their purpose?

Question 18 18. Women gained greater control over their own lives with the 1960 introduction of _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following countries was NOT one of the founding members of the European community in the 1950s?

Question 20 20. What form of protest involved invading lunch counters and other white-only establishments in the 1960s?

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Question 21 21. What was the majority religion of the United States when immigrants started to arrive from southern and eastern Europe?

Question 22 22. What is the term given to refer to the fact that the United States traditionally has welcomed many different cultures?

Question 23 23. Attracting highly-skilled migrants became an official policy of U.S. immigration in which decade?

Question 24 24. Migrants from this country were granted permanent residency status if they lived in the United States for a year.

Question 25 25. What is the name given to the caps placed on immigration from certain countries?

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Question 26 26. When did the Mexican-American War take place?

Question 27 27. When did the Great White Fleet circumnavigate the globe?

Question 28 28. Which was NOT acquired by the U.S. as a result of the Spanish-American War?

Question 29 29. The term 'American Century' refers to which century?

Question 30 30. The act of extending a country's authority over another country or region is called:

The Contemporary Role of the US Chapter Exam Instructions

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