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From 1945 to 1960, the total value of goods and services produced each year in the United States increased about
According to social critics, what was the cost of the sameness of suburban and corporate life?
Loss of individuality.
This important foreign policy adviser to Eisenhower proposed the policy of massive retaliation.
John Foster Dulles
Fighting broke out in the Middle East when Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalized
the Suez Canal.
Why did students in the 1950s "lie on the floor and stick their heads under the lockers," and how was the arms race involved?
Air-raids drills were held during school, students had practice safety drills. They had to put their heads under their lockers. The arms races was between the US and the Soviet Union, both were trying to develop nuclear weapons capable of destroying each other.
What impact did the baby boom have on American society of the 1950s?
Women left the workforce to stay home with their children. The economy grew and the demand for baby products and services grew. School enrollment grew as "baby boomers" reached school age. The education system was strained. Society put more focus on family and their needs.
The Author "The Feminine Mystique", this writer believed that many housewives were dissatisfied with their lives.
Although he approved military aid to help France fight in Indochina, Eisenhower ________ to send troops to help relieve French forces at Dien Bien Phu in 1954.
A belief is this led the United States to help create the Southeast Asia Treaty Organization.
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