The Nixon Presidency

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Presidency Quizzes & Trivia

Of all the 47 presidents of the United States of America, Richard Nixon, the 37th president was the only one to resign from office. This among other things makes The Nixon Presidency interesting. Find out more below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Voted for Nixon in 1968 because they disliked the changes taking place in the 1960’s
    • A. 

      Silent Majority

    • B. 

      Realpolitik

    • C. 

      Moscow

  • 2. 
    Nixon’s plan to win votes of white Southern Democrats by supporting limits on further civil rights legislation.
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Energy Crisis

    • C. 

      Southern Strategy

  • 3. 
    Banned oil sales to the U.S after Nixon’s decided to support Israel in the Yom Kippur War
    • A. 

      Realpolitik

    • B. 

      Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)

    • C. 

      Détente

  • 4. 
    An economic condition characterized by both high inflations and unemployment.
    • A. 

      Moscow

    • B. 

      Détente

    • C. 

      Stagflation

  • 5. 
    Nixon Signed this treaty with Soviet leader to slow down the nuclear arms race.
    • A. 

      Realpolitik

    • B. 

      Strategic Arms Limitation Talks

    • C. 

      OPEC

  • 6. 
     This was what Nixon named the period of easing tensions with the Soviet Union
    • A. 

      Détente

    • B. 

      Strategic Arms Limitation Talks

    • C. 

      Realpolitik