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True or False: Cities like Chicago built public-housing projects that eliminated crime and grime from the lives of their inhabitants.
True or False: As a result of the Little Rock crisis, the city's high schools closed rather than allow integration.
True or False: In the Korean War, the Eisenhower administration threatened to use atomic weapons.
True or False: Douglas MacArthur believed fighting Red China would involve the United States "in the wrong war at the wrong place at the wrong time and with the wrong enemy."
True or False: Challenges to the Plessy decision's separate-but-equal doctrine were led by the NAACP.
True or False: "Dynamic conservatism" meant being conservative about money but liberal about people.
True or False: Expenditures by the federal government during World War II exceeded the total of all previous federal spending.
Postwar disagreements between the United States and the Soviet Union especially concerned...
governments in Eastern Europe.
Perhaps the crucial military maneuver in the Korean conflict involved...
an amphibious landing at Inch´on.
In response to Truman's Fair Deal proposals, the Democratic Congress
enlarged many New Deal programs.
During the postwar prosperity...
the gap between the average incomes for blacks and whites increased.
True or False: The GI Bill helped eliminate differences in the opportunities for blacks and whites in higher education.
Eisenhower said that the "biggest damnfool mistake I ever made" was...
appointing Earl Warren chief justice of the Supreme Court.
"Massive Resistance" is the term used for...
white resistance to court-ordered integration of the schools.
True or False: African American pilots were trained in a segregated facility at Tuskegee in Alabama.
In the postwar era, big business grew because...
wartime government contracts had favored big business concentration.
True or False: After the Montgomery bus boycott, Martin Luther King Jr. started the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
True or False: During World War II, Congress readily renewed and extended such New Deal programs as the National Youth Administration.
The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. based his philosophy of nonviolent disobedience on...
All of these
The election of 1952 was a turning point in politics because...
Eisenhower won several southern states.
In developing a defense policy, Eisenhower worried most about...
the budgetary effects of military spending.
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