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5 Matching questions

  1. Trade Imbalance
  2. Beatniks
  3. Glasnost
  4. Brown v. Board of Education
  5. Rosa Parks
  1. a a situation in which a country imports more goods than it exports.
  2. b Seamstress and an NAACP officer who took a seat in the front row of the colored section of a Montgomery bus. When asked to move, she refused, and her arrest soon spread around.
  3. c 1954 case in which the Supreme Court rules that "separate but equal" education for black and white student was unconstitutional.
  4. d the open discussion of social problems that was permitted in the USSR in the 1980s.
  5. e One of the unconventional, nonmaterialistic followers of the beat movement of the 1950s.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Vietminh overran the French outpost at Dien Bien Phu.
  2. the distribution of federal money to state and local governments with few or no restrictions on how it is spent.
  3. The restructuring of the economy and the government instituted in the USSR
  4. which was advocated by Henry Kissinger in the Nixon admin that involves dealing with other nations in a practical and flexible way rather than according to a rigid policy.
  5. 7,000 page document - leaked to press by former Defense Department worker

5 True/False questions

  1. Warren CourtSupreme Court when Warren was chief justice, noted for its activism in areas of civil rights and free speech.

          

  2. Watergatea scandal arising from the Nixon admin.'s attempt to cover up its involvement in the 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the Watergate apartment

          

  3. Medicarethe authority to act that an elected official receives from the voters who elected him or her.

          

  4. VietminhAn organization of Vietnamese Communists and other nationalist groups that between 1946 and 1954 fought for Vietnamese independence from the French.

          

  5. VietnamizationNixon's strategy for ending US involvement in war: gradual withdrawal of US troops and their replacement with South Vietnamese forces.

          

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