5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Roe vs. Wade
- George W. Bush
- Camp Davis Records
- Al Gore
- Bill Clinton
- a 42nd President advocated economic and healthcare reform; second president to be impeached.
- b Vice president of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)
- c ...
- d The U.S. supreme Court ruled that there is a fundamental right ro privacy, which includes a woman's decision to have an abortion. Up until the third trimester the state allows abortion.
- e 43rd president of the US who began a campaign toward energy self-sufficiency and against terrorism in 2001.
5 Multiple choice questions
- He was elected to be US President after Johnson decided to not to run for US president again. He promised peace with honor in Vietnam which means withdrawing American soliders from South Vietnam.
- The federal economic polices of the Reagan administration, elected in 1981. These policies combined a monetarist fiscal policy, supply-side tax cuts, and domestic budget cutting. Their goal was to reduce the size of the federal government and stimulate economic growth.
- Scandal including arms sales to the Middle East in order to send money to help the Contras in Nicaragua even though Congress had objected.
- During the 60's and 70's, the U.S. was suffering from 5.3% inflation and 6% unemployment. Refers to the unusual economic situation in which an economy is suffering both from inflation and from stagnation of its industrial growth.
5 True/False questions
September 11, 2001 → 43rd president of the US who began a campaign toward energy self-sufficiency and against terrorism in 2001.
Watergate Scandal → A break-in at the Democratic National Committee offices in the Watergate complex in Washington was carried out under the direction of White House employees. Disclosure of the White House involvement in the break-in and subsequent cover-up forced President Nixon to resign in 1974 to avoid impeachment.
PATRIOT Act → A trade agreement between Canada, the United States and Mexico that encourages free trade between these North American countries.
Gerald Ford → Vice president of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)
War in Iraq → 2003 - March 20, 2003. The United States leads a coalition that includes Britain, Australia and Spain to invade Iraq with the stated goal being "to disarm Iraq in pursuit of peace, stability, and security both in the Gulf region and in the United States.