5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Winston Churchill
- Gerald Ford
- NAACP (National Organization for the Advancement of Colored People)
- a The leader of Great Britain during WWII; famous for the iron curtain speech.
- b The policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, political, or military control over weaker territories.
- c An African American organization that in 1906, called for the full equality of black Americans.
- d Took office after the resignation of Richard Nixon, he declared, "Our long national nightmare is over."
- e A second site, this city in Japan was also destroyed by an atomic bomb.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A moral position taken by an individual in which he opposes war on religious grounds and refuses induction into the military.
- She was a labor activist that took up the plight of women in the work world in the late 1800s.
- He founded Standard Oil Co. when he bought out many competitors.
- The 7,000-page document that, when leaked to the public, revealed the U.S. government had not been honest about its intentions in the Vietnam War.
- This inventor, utilizing electricity, made the first useable light bulb. He is noted for many other inventions as well.
5 True/False Questions
Reparations → This term refers to the payment of 33 billion dollars Germany would need to pay as part of the treaty which ended WWI.
Progressive Movement → A reform movement of the late 1800s that stressed returning control of the government to the people, restoring economic opportunities, and correcting the injustices of American life.
Silent Majority → Moderate, mainstream Americans who quietly supported the President's strategy.
Warren Court → The Supreme Court under Chief Justice Earl Warren that dealt many important rulings.
Prohibition → The banning of alcoholic beverages in the 1920s.