Ronald Reagan's Election & Presidency - Quiz & Worksheet


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What was Reagan's primary foreign policy goal?

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1. Which is NOT true of Reaganomics?

2. Which is a 'first' credited to President Reagan?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Ronald Reagan won the presidency in a landslide election that illustrated a conservative shift among Americans. You will be examined on topics like his foreign policy, Reaganomics, his political views, and his election.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be more precise, you'll be asked to demonstrate your comprehension of:

  • The main foreign policy goal of Reagan
  • Qualities of Reaganomics
  • A 'first' Reagan is credited with
  • Reagan's view on politics
  • The 1980 defeat of Jimmy Carter

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding Reaganomics and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the politics of Reagan
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the legacy of Reagan

Additional Learning

You've got the chance to learn even more when it comes to Reagan if you watch our associated video lesson by the name of Ronald Reagan's Election & Presidency. This lesson aims to dive into subjects such as:

  • The 1980 presidential election
  • Reagan's domestic policy
  • The Iran-Contra Affair
  • Theory of supply side economics