5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Immigration Act of 1965
- a Nixon's strategy for ending US involvement in war: gradual withdrawal of US troops and their replacement with South Vietnamese forces.
- b a law that made it easier for non-European Immigrants to settle in the US
- c For war.
- d 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.
- e the authority to act that an elected official receives from the voters who elected him or her.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a welfare-reform proposal approved by the House of Representatives in 1970 but defeated in the Senate; that would have guaranteed an income to welfare recipients who agreed to undergo job training and to accept work.
- A slogan - first used in the 1940s and revived by Stokely Carmichael in the 1960s - that encouraged African-American pride and political and social leadership
- A proposed defense system, intended to protect the United States against missile attacks. (AKA Star Wars)
- a militant A.A. political organization formed in 1966 by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale to fight police brutality and to provide services in the ghetto.
- Hired hands, Mexican, allowed into US to harvest crops
5 True/False Questions
War Powers Act → a law enacted in 1973, limiting a president's right to send troops into battle without consulting congress.
Dr. Benjamin Spock → Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care; mothers to be at home.
Malcom X → Developed from a congressional committee created to search out disloyalty before WWII, agency investigating possible Communist influence inside and outside the US.
Free Speech Movement → antiestablishment New Left organization in a 1964 clash between student and administrators at UC Berkeley.
Fair Deal → disease (virus) that weakens immune system, makes body prone to infections/cancer.