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I really need help!!!!!!1 BEST ANSWER!!!!!! 10 Points and 2 more Points?

Postby dasco » Fri Apr 27, 2012 3:48 pm

1. Which statement describes the role of the United States after World War II? (1 point)
Victory, military strength, and resources made the United States a superpower.
The United States demanded control over its bordering countries.
The United States controlled much of Eastern and Central Europe.
The United States stationed advisors in the Soviet Union to help with their recovery.

2. Which of the following describes a cause of Cold War tensions?
(1 point)
The Soviet Union believed in personal freedoms and the United States did not.
The Soviet Union believed in free enterprise and the United States did not.
The United States supported communism and the Soviet Union did not.
The United States supported freely elected governments and the Soviet Union did not.

3. Which of the following contributed to the collapse of communism in Europe?
(1 point)
The high cost of the arms race weakened the Soviet economy.
Mikhail Gorbachev allowed less political and economic freedom than previous leaders.
Cold War tensions increased between the United States and the Soviet Union.
The Soviet Union refused to agree to an arms control agreement.

4. Why did President Carter invite the leaders of Egypt and Israel to the United States?
(1 point)
to form a military alliance with the two nations
to try to improve trade relations with the two nations
to help the two nations overthrow their communist governments
to try to help bring peace between the two nations

5. Which of the following occurred at the end of the Korean War?
(1 point)
Korea was united under a democratic government.
Korea was united under a communist government.
United States troops helped guard the border zone between North Korea and South Korea.
Chinese troops helped guard the border zone between North Korea and South Korea.

6. Which of the following describes a way that life was different for Americans after World War II?
(1 point)
Consumers paid for everything in cash.
Many families moved to the suburbs.
Many workers had trouble finding jobs.
Children only listened to the radio for entertainment.

7. Which of the following was an effect of Brown vs. the Board of Education?
(1 point)
Separate but equal was declared legal.
African Americans attended worse schools.
Public schools were desegregated.
African American schools were given books.

8. How did the conflict in Vietnam end? (1 point)

Vietnam was divided into two countries.
Two governments ruled Vietnam
The United States colonized Vietnam.
Vietnam became one country under communist rule.

9. How did the United States honor the veterans of the Vietnam War?
(1 point)
Americans contributed money to build a war memorial.
American businesses helped former soldiers find jobs.
The government gave medals to all soldiers in the Vietnam War.
American musicians held a concert recognizing veterans.

10. Which of the following was a goal of the Women’s Rights Movement of the 60s and 70s?
(1 point)
traditional women’s roles
the Unfair Wage Act
the Equal Rights Amendment
women’s suffrage

11. How did Rachel Carson affect the environment?
(1 point)
She wrote a book that caused Congress to ban a pesticide.
She developed the technology to allow us to recycle.
She started the celebration of Earth Day.
She was the first director of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Your teacher will grade your responses to questions 12–15 to ensure you receive proper credit for your answers.

Summarize

12. What was the main goal in forming the United Nations? (1 point)

Understand Map Projections
13. Study the maps below. Which map would you use to compare the actual sizes of Greenland and South America? Explain.



(1 point)

Draw Conclusions
14. Why do you think American leaders felt it was important to stay ahead of the Soviet Union in the arms race? (1 point)

15. Describe the efforts of an American who worked for civil rights or equal rights during the 1960s or 1970s. Explain the effects that this person’s actions had on American society. (1 point)
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