← Final Exam terms Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Richard Nixon
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
- Fifteenth Amendment
- William McKinley
- a President of the United States from 1969 to 1974 who followed a foreign policy marked by détente with the Soviet Union and by the opening of diplomatic relations with China. In the face of likely impeachment for the Watergate scandal, he resigned.
- b American General who began in North Africa and became the Commander of Allied forces in Europe. 34th president
- c The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
- d 25th president responsible for Spanish-American War, Philippine-American War, and the Annexation of Hawaii, imperialism. assassinated by an anarchist
- e an economic system based on private ownership of capital
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- President from 1929 to 1933, called on businesses to help solve the situation rather than the government. Americans felt he did little to help them. Great depression is blamed on him
- head of the National Woman's party that campaigned for an equal rights amendment to the Constitution. She opposed legislation protecting women workers because such laws implied women's inferiority.
- Federal judge- persistent in the struggle of desegregating public schools in Boston
- Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969)
- court found that segregation was a violation of the Equal Protection clause. "separate but equal" had no place
5 True/False Questions
Ronald Reagan → black American author, philosopher, and civil rights leader
Civil Rights Act of 1875 → 30th president, served from 1923-1929 with a pro-business aim
Cambodia → a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership
Civil Rights act of 1964 → This act made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal and gave the government the power to enforce all laws governing civil rights, including desegregation of schools and public places.
Triple Alliance → Signed between the Axis powers in 1940 (Italy, Germany and Japan) where they pledged to help the others in the event of an attack by the US