US History Hmwk Ch 25 2nd 1/2
You will use lessons # 93 and 94 to complete this assignment.
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1. Go to lesson #93 "Ineffectual Presidency. By the election of 1976 why were Americans suspicious of almost all Washington politicians?
the shadow of Watergate, and Nixon's pardon of Richard Ford still lingered over the Republican party.
the shadow of Watergate, and Ford's pardon of Richard Agnew still lingered over the Republican party.
the shadow of Watergate, and Ford's pardon of Richard Nixon still lingered over the Democratic party.
the shadow of Watergate, and Ford's pardon of Richard Nixon still lingered over the Republican party.
2. Who was the first candidate to declare that he was "born again"?
Last name only
3. Jimmy Carter Wins the election of what year?
4. President Carter's foreign policy tried to protect what kind of rights for people in foreign countries.
5. Name the Muslim religious leader, who captured the American embassy in Tehran, the Iranian capital and took 63 American hostages .
6. What happened when President Carter tried to rescue the hostages?
Several of the awax planes carrying commando troopers were forced down because of an ice storm and collided with a cargo plane killing 1 soldiers.
Several of the helicopters carrying commando troopers were forced down because of a fierce sandstorm and collided with a cargo plane killing 8 soldiers.
7. Choose from the list below the sunbelt states.
Choose all that apply
8. In what year did the US celebrate its bicentennial?
9. Click on the Panama Canal Zone link to answer the next two questions. What is the name for the locks on the Caribbean Sea side of the canal?
Pedro Miguel locks
None of these
10. What is the name of the river that fed the Panama Canal Zone?
One word answer only.
11. What name was given to a group of Communist guerrilla soldiers who overthrew the government in Nicaragua?
12. Where did Jews and Arabs signed a peace treaty for the first time in history.
13. Now go to lesson # 94. Look at the French National Assembly chart. Which group sat on the right?
Middle of the Roaders
14. Which group shared the beliefs of traditionalists: opposed to communism, limited government Christian principles?
Middle of the Roaders
The New Right
15. Which of these would be considered setbacks to the Charismatic movement led by Oral Roberts?
Check all that apply.
Roman Catholic Church
16. Who did the Republicans choose as their nominee in the Election of 1980?
Last name only.
17. How many total electoral votes did Reagan and Carter receive?
Reagan 483, Carter 493
Reagan 483, Carter 93
Reagan 49, Carter 483
Reagan 483, Carter 49
None of these.
18. During the Election of 1980 who was suffering from heavy taxation and rampant inflation and economic recession?
19. Look at the Carter button. Who was Carter's running mate? (It's not groovydude) :)
20. In 1978 which People's Initiative to Limit Property Taxation in Califorina?