United States Hist                    Quiz Lesson #97-100         Name: ________________________________
Teacher : Mr. Cap  

Lesson # 97 Bush Administration

1. In the late 70s where did the cold war focus its attention? ____________________________________

2. Bush was successful in standing up to __________________________________ and world oppression.

3.  Which law prohibited job discrimination based upon disabilities and required businesses to have special parking

     places and wheel chair ramps? _________________________________________________________________

4.  dominoes are falling: in a reversal of the domino theory it was the ___________________ states that fell like "dominoes"

5.  ."__________________________________________________________ "  President Bush's word on raising taxes

6.  Where did students in Communist China demonstrated for freedom? _________________________________________

7.  Manuel Noriega  terrorized the people of _______________________________________, Bush sent the troops.

8. Define apartheid: ___________________________________________________________________________________

9. What years did we see a collapse of the Soviet Union? _____________________________________________________

10.  Operation Desert Storm AKA ___________________________________________________ Year? _______________

11. Saddam Hussein dictator of ________________________________ invaded tiny oil rich country of ________________

12. General Norman _________________________________   he led the U.S. troops in a 100 hour war!!

13.  List two Aftermaths of  the war:______________________________________________________________________

14. What does the 27th Amendment attempt to do? ___________________________________________________________

15.  Who was Bush's embattled Supreme Court nominee? ______________________________________________________

Lesson # 98 Election of 1992

16.  In the election of 1992 who looked unbeatable? __________________________________________

17.  Who campaigned on an media-led imaginary economic crisis? ______________________________________________

18.  With the ____________________________ Party split between Bush and Perot, __________________ won the election.

19.  How did  Clinton represent the children of the 1960s? _____________________________________________________

  Lesson # 99    Early Stumbles; Clinton Administration

20. President Clinton ranked last in ________________, but ranked near the top in _____________ management.

21.  What is the policy of "don't ask don't tell" ? ___________________________________________________

22. _______________________________ Act required businesses to give employees up to 12 weeks of unpaid
                                                                    leave to care for newborns, or sick family members.

23. _______________________________ Which law required a background
                             check and a 5 day waiting period before you can buy a gun.

24. Define NAFTA. ___________________________________________

25. Describe the Health Care Fiasco______________________________

26.  Name a famous Conservative "talk radio" host. ___________________

8.  Christian Coalition organized by_____________________registered people to vote and spread the
                                                                                                                Conservative Christian movement.

27.  What was the "Contract with America"? ________________________________________________

28.  Election of 1994: __________________________ captured full control of the House and Senate in Congress.

Lesson # 100: " The Comeback Kid"  Clinton Administration:

29.  "The Comeback Kid" was demonstrated by Bill Clinton's move to the __________________

30. He presented him self as the "______ ___________ " tough on crime, family values, and ready to reform welfare.

31. _________________________________ Act gave federal benefits to the marriage of a husband and wife.

32.  _______________________________ Act of 1996: required recipients to go back to work within two years.

33.  Who were the candidates in the Election of 1996? ______________________________________________

34. Why was there Ethnic fighting in the Balkans? ______________________________________________

35. How did the Dayton Accords help solve the issues? _____________________________________________

36.  The invention of the microchip helped fuel the _____________________________ Revolution.

37.  List seven items that you use on a weekly basis that have a microchip in it._____________________________

38. What is the Information Age  ___________________________________________________________

39.  What was the Lewinsky Scandal ? _________________________________________________________

40. What did Clinton say when the story broke?________________________________________________

41.  Democrats and Republicans fought bitterly.  The House eventually____________________________ Clinton.

42. _____________________ and sexual ________________________ took center stage in the late 1990s.

43. In the election of 2000 George W. Bush ran on a theme of "___________________________________"

44.  The election of 2000 was the most bizarre election since _______________________________ won in 1876.

45.  State of________________________(25 electoral votes) was too close to call.

46.  Finally on December 12, 5 weeks after the election, the________________________________ ruled to stop
           the re-count and Bush became president.