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4)

The case of Brown v. Board of Education (1954) resulted in

B)

the Topeka school district spending more money on black schools.

C)

a ruling that stated that race-based education in Kansas was equal in opportunity.

D)

a ruling that stated segregation in American public schools was inherently unequal.

5)

The National Defense Education Act (1958) was created to

A)

educate students on the evils of the Soviet Union.

C)

provide scholarships to students who wanted to go to a US military academy.

D)

improve the advancement of education in the areas of science, math, and foreign languages.

6)

The House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) gained much attention in the 1940s and 1950s for its investigation of

A)

Communism within the United States.

B)

Richard Nixon's impeachment charges.

C)

American involvement in Berlin after World War II.

8)

As a result of Castro's revolution in Cuba

A)

economic ties between the United States and Cuba were strengthened.

C)

tensions in the Cold War between the United States and the USSR increased.

D)

Cuba became a United States territory with the same status as Puerto Rico.

9)

During which U.S. presidency did the nuclear arms race begin?

A)

Harry Truman

B)

Ronald Reagan

D)

Franklin Roosevelt

10)

How did the War Powers Act of 1973 impact the relationship between the president and the legislative branch?

A)

The President's military powers increased while the

C)

The President must inform Congress within 48 hours of sending troops into a hostile area without a declaration of war.

D)

When there is no declaration of war, troops can remain in hostile areas for an unlimited time without Congressional approval.

11)

President Kennedy’s first months in office were stained by what foreign-policy disaster?

A)

the Suez Canal crisis in Egypt

C)

OPEC issued an oil embargo against the US

D)

CIA-backed rebels were defeated in Cuba at the Bay of Pigs

13)

Which of these was a DIRECT result of the success of the Cuban Revolution in 1959?

B)

Bay of Pigs Invasion

C)

Hungarian revolution

D)

Berlin Wall construction

14)

A 1959 revolution resulted in a communist system being established in which Caribbean country?

A)

Cuba

B)

Haiti

C)

Jamaica

18)

The Bay of Pigs resulted in which of these results?

A)

the Soviet Union installed nuclear missiles in Cuba

B)

U.S. forces withdrew from all Latin American countries

C)

the United Nations demanded immediate Soviet withdrawal from Cuba

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    4. D a ruling that stated segregation in American public schools was inherently unequal.

    5. D

    6. A

    8. C

    9. A

    10.C

    11.D

    13.B

    14.A

    18.A

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    US History Questions? I am working on my US History Final Exam Review, and I cannot find the answers to the following questions. Any help is greatly appreciated! 1. The northeastern US became an industrial center during the late 1700s amd 1800s because of-- C- its proximity to mineral resources 2. during the mid-1800s, the most significant effect of the development of steam locomotives was to -- A- increase the speed at which goods could be transported

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