US History II Final Pryor

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The event that most dramatically changed American attitudes about neutrality was
the invasion of Poland
Lend-Lease, Roosevelt's offer of 50 old American destroyers to England,
was justified as a defensive measure.
The Neutrality Acts of 1935-1937 did all of the following except
make an exception for nations that were innocent victims of aggression
In general, the National War Labor Board did all of the following except
promote good labor relations
In the first few months after America entered the war: not the United States suffered serious setbacks at the hands of Germany
After bombing Pearl Harbor, Japan's immediate military goal was to
establish a defensive perimeter distant enough from Japan to safeguard the homeland against bombing.
Japan's war aims were to
force a negotiated settlement with the United States on favorable terms
In his dealings with Joseph Stalin, President Roosevelt: .
went out of his way to allay Stalin's suspicions
Internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps
reflected invasion fears on the West Coast
World War II began in Europe with Germany's invasion of
The Japanese attack of Pearl Harbor
all of the choices
During the 1930s America's isolationist tendencies were reinforced by: NOT the feeling that European problems had caused the Great Depression or passage of the Neutrality Acts
The war resulted in a significant shift in population to the:
west coast
All of the following are true of the Atlantic Charter except that: NOT it was drafted before America entered the war or it defied Allied war aims
At the Yalta Conference, President Roosevelt's concessions to Premier Stalin are most reasonably described as: not traitorous
After the Battle of Midway American strategy against Japan involved all of the following except: NOT forces under General MacArthur driving toward Japan via New Guinea and the Philippines or airlifting supplies over the Himalayan Mountains to Chinese forces
The Japanesse attack of Pearl Harbor: 1) was a success, 2) left no question, 3)was aided by American blunders, 4) shocked the American ppl, 5) all of them
5) all of them
All of the following are true of the Good Neighbor Policy except
it was a refinement of the Roosevelt Corollary
President Roosevelt believed that democratic government in Eastern Europe was compatible with Stalin's demand that: not the soviet union have economic control over its neighbors
The Chinese Communists intervened in the Korean War when: not the US entered the conflict
The Berlin Airlift: not failed
In the immediate postwar period young couples settled in the suburbs: not all the choices
Attitudes toward women in the 1950s included all of the following except: the notion that women should be attractive
Beatniks rebelled against all of the following except: not conformity
Social critics warned that all of the following were taking place in the 1950s except:not suburbia, bc it lacked social centers.
Following WWII: not the US emerged as the center of women's fashion
Nixon's openness toward China
all the above
A Nixon administration employee involved in the "dirty tricks" campaign was
G. Gordan Liddy
The vice president who was forced to resign was
Sprio Agnew
One result of sending American ground troops into Cambodia in 1970 was
Pol Pot's reign of terror in Cambodia was brought to an end by
an invasion by the North Vietnamese
President Reagan's role in the Iran-Contra scandal was
never clearly identified
In the election campaign, Ronald Reagan's stance on the Iranian hostage issue was
to negotiate behind the scenes
The name Reagan supporters gave his policy of granting tax breaks for the wealthy and middle class in order to encourage investment was
supply-side economics
Under President Reagan, the work of the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks begun under President Nixon
Ronald Reagan was known as the "Teflon President" because
he was so popular, critiics of his administration did not "stick" to him.
The bombing of Cambodia in 1971 led to riots at many universities and deaths at two, not Kent State and Cali
Kent State and Jackson State
The dramatic improvement in American relations with China under Nixon
encouraged the Soviet Union to cooperate with the United States
The reform-minded head of the Soviet Union who came to power in 1985 was
Mikhail Gorbachev
During his presidency, Ronald Reagan appeared to reverse his long-time political position on: not tax policy
President Reagan: not insisted on his aids
Under President Reagan, the work of the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks begun under President Nixon
Because "Reaganomics" tax policies favored the well-to-do, critics compared them to the tax policies of President
Calvin Cooledge
President Reagan was lucky in that, during most of his presidency
all the choices
Richard Nixon's chief interests lay in
foreign affairs
Nixon's Vietnam policy included
all the choices
The dramatic improvement in American relations with China under Nixon
encouraged the Soviet Union to cooperate with the United States
Communist China hinted its interest in friendly relations with the United States by
inviting an American Ping-Pong team to play in China

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