Suddam Hussein: The Persian Gulf War

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  • 1. 

    What year did the Persian Gulf war start?

    • A.

      1990

    • B.

      1870

    • C.

      1975

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    A. 1990
    Explanation
    The Persian Gulf war started in 1990. This conflict began when Iraq invaded Kuwait on August 2, 1990, leading to a military intervention by a coalition of countries led by the United States. The war lasted for several months and resulted in the liberation of Kuwait in February 1991. The year 1990 is the correct answer because it marks the beginning of this significant international conflict.

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  • 2. 

    What did Saddam hussein do to get the US involed?

    • A.

      Invaded Iraq

    • B.

      InvadedTurkey

    • C.

      Invaded Kuwait

    • D.

      Invaded US

    Correct Answer
    C. Invaded Kuwait
    Explanation
    Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait to get the US involved. This act of aggression by Iraq towards Kuwait in 1990 led to the US and its allies launching the Gulf War in 1991. Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait was seen as a threat to regional stability and the oil supply, prompting the US to intervene militarily to protect its interests and those of its allies in the region.

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  • 3. 

    How many Battle death were in operation desert storm?

    • A.

      147

    • B.

      500

    • C.

      376

    • D.

      400

    Correct Answer
    A. 147
  • 4. 

    What day did operation desert storm lanuch?

    • A.

      Apr 6, 1991

    • B.

      Jan 9,1979

    • C.

      Aug 7,1996

    • D.

      May 5,1990

    Correct Answer
    A. Apr 6, 1991
  • 5. 

    What year did president bush order the ground war?

    • A.

      Feb 24,1991

    • B.

      Aug 7,1990

    • C.

      May 7,2010

    • D.

      Jan 1,2009

    Correct Answer
    A. Feb 24,1991
    Explanation
    President Bush ordered the ground war on February 24, 1991. This date refers to the start of the Gulf War, also known as Operation Desert Storm. It was a military operation led by the United States and a coalition of international forces against Iraq, which had invaded Kuwait. The ground war began after a month of intensive airstrikes, and it marked a significant turning point in the conflict.

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  • 6. 

     Why was president Geogre H.W Bush not relected

    • A.

      He rasied the gas prices

    • B.

      Send more troop to vietam

    • C.

      Was a rock n roll president

    • D.

      Was a bad person

    Correct Answer
    A. He rasied the gas prices
    Explanation
    President George H.W. Bush was not reelected because he raised gas prices. This decision likely resulted in public dissatisfaction as it directly impacted the cost of living for many Americans. Higher gas prices can lead to increased expenses for transportation, affecting individuals and businesses alike. This economic burden may have contributed to a negative perception of President Bush's leadership and ultimately influenced voters' decision not to reelect him.

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  • 7. 

    What happen on 9/11/2001

    • A.

      A airplane crash hit the world trade center

    • B.

      A new president was elected

    • C.

      Everyone won a million dollors

    • D.

      I am the 26 president

    Correct Answer
    A. A airplane crash hit the world trade center
    Explanation
    On September 11, 2001, a tragic event occurred when terrorists hijacked four airplanes. Two of these planes were flown into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, causing them to collapse. This event, known as the 9/11 attacks, resulted in the loss of thousands of lives and had a significant impact on global politics and security measures. The answer correctly states that an airplane crash hit the World Trade Center, referring to this devastating event.

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  • 8. 

    How many soilder where in operation desert storm?

    • A.

      140,000

    • B.

      600,700

    • C.

      532,000

    • D.

      400

    Correct Answer
    C. 532,000
  • 9. 

    How many troops were wounded in operation desert?

    • A.

      467

    • B.

      500

    • C.

      263

    • D.

      69

    Correct Answer
    A. 467
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 467. This indicates that 467 troops were wounded in operation desert.

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  • 10. 

    Who was elected after President Bush was not relected?

    • A.

      Bill Clinton

    • B.

      Jimmy Carter

    • C.

      Barack Obama

    • D.

      Ronld Regan

    Correct Answer
    A. Bill Clinton
    Explanation
    Bill Clinton was elected after President Bush was not reelected because he won the presidential election in 1992, defeating incumbent President George H.W. Bush. Clinton served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.

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