5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Gerald Ford
- Florence Kelly
- The Tet Offensive
- Kevin White
- Richard Nixon
- a president 1974-77, Nixon's Vice president, only person not voted into the White House. Assumed presidency after Nixon's resignation as a result of the Watergate scandal
- b Surprise attacks on major cities and towns and American military bases throughout South Vietnam.
- c helped persuade to prohibit child labor and limit number of hours women were forced to work, founded national child labor committe
- d Mayor of Boston and first to admit race problem
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for immigrants, daycares, and child care classes
- Korean leader who became president of South Korea after World War II and led Korea during Korean War.
- prohibited states from banning the teaching of evolution
- 30th president, served from 1923-1929 with a pro-business aim
- A leading poet of the Harlem Renaissance. He wrote "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" and "My People"
5 True/False questions
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution → the coup d'etat by the Bolsheviks under Lenin in November 1917 that led to a period of civil war which ended in victory for the Bolsheviks in 1922
Tripartite Pact → 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
William Howard Taft → 27th president of the U.S.; he angered progressives by moving cautiously toward reforms and by supporting the Payne-Aldrich Tariff; he lost Roosevelt's support and was defeated for a second term.
Nikita Khruschev → Succeeded Stalin as the head of the Soviet Communist Party and became the Soviet premier. In power during Cuban Missile Crisis
Kim il-Sung → Communist leader of North Korea; his attack on South Korea in 1950 started the Korean War. He remained in power until 1994.