U.S. Culture & Politics after WWII Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did the Great Society and its programs struggle to survive?

Question 2 2. Why did Johnson pass the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

Question 3 3. Which of the following was NOT an economic plan for defeating the Soviet Union?

Question 4 4. The Cold War was a period of tension between the United States and Soviet Union. Which of the following did this period encompass?

Question 5 5. How did domestic support in the United States for the conflict in Vietnam collapse?

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Question 6 6. How did the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution influence the authority of President Johnson?

Question 7 7. How did the views of radical feminists differ from that of the conservative movement?

Question 8 8. How did Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique impact the Women's Movement?

Question 9 9. How did General MacArthur's ideas about the Korean War differ from President Truman's?

Question 10 10. What is the current status of relations between North and South Korea?

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Question 11 11. What form of protest involved invading lunch counters and other white-only establishments in the 1960s?

Question 12 12. Which of the following countries was NOT one of the founding members of the European community in the 1950s?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a profile of a person who was likely NOT fighting for equal rights during the 1960s and 1970s?

Question 14 14. How were the Brown Power and the Red Power movements similar?

Question 15 15. This man was the Soviet leader during the Cuban Missile Crisis and a major element in the escalation of tensions between the USSR and the US:

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Question 16 16. How did the U.S. discover Soviet-made missiles in Cuba, in 1962?

Question 17 17. What was the codename of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb?

Question 18 18. Detente is associated with which decade?

Question 19 19. Why did some members of the Democratic Party support Senator Edward Kennedy over President Carter as the democratic nominee in the 1980 election?

Question 20 20. Which of the following individuals was NOT a choice for the Republican nomination during the 1980 presidential primary?

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Question 21 21. What did the decision in 'Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954' argue?

Question 22 22. What Supreme Court decision originally nullified the idea of 'separate, but equal'?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was NOT one of the changes instituted after Vatican II?

Question 24 24. Which was the fastest-growing religion of the second half of the 20th century?

Question 25 25. In what year was the first microprocessor invented?

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Question 26 26. How were airplanes able to carry larger loads in the years following World War II?

Question 27 27. What was the first device to store music digitally?

Question 28 28. Which of the following entertainment mediums was not widely used prior to WWII?

Question 29 29. Which of the following violent events did the Civil Rights Movement face throughout the 1960s?

Question 30 30. Which of the following describes the correlation between the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965?

U.S. Culture & Politics after WWII Chapter Exam Instructions

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