Copyright

Dwight D. Eisenhower & Modern Republicanism

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Dwight D. Eisenhower was elected to the presidency due to his success as what?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. In which policy area was Eisenhower MOST consistent with conservative politics at the time?

2. How did Eisenhower deal with the legacies of the New Deal and liberal social programs?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out how much you know about Dwight D. Eisenhower and Modern Republicanism with these assessments. Key quiz topics include Eisenhower's role before he was elected president and how his policies were consistent with conservative politics of the era.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Make sure you understand these areas:

  • The way Eisenhower handled New Deal programs
  • Term that best describes Eisenhower's Modern Republicanism
  • What expanded due to the Modern Republicanism approach of containing communism

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use your understanding of Dwight D. Eisenhower's past successes and connect it to his election as U.S. President
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Eisenhower's handling of New Deal and liberal social programs and a word that describes his Modern Republicanism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding conservative politics during Eisenhower's time and which of his policy areas were in line with them

Additional Learning

You can learn more about the Republican party in this era with the lesson titled Dwight D. Eisenhower & Modern Republicanism. These points will be considered:

  • Differences in Republican parties throughout history
  • Eisenhower's initial refusal to enter into politics
  • Policies while he was in office
  • Discrepancies between Republicanism and liberals
Support