U.S. Presidents
U.S. Presidents
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Civil Rights
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President during the Great Depression and WWII
Who is Franklin D. Roosevelt

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President Ford’s approval rating plunged when he .
What is pardoned Richard Nixon

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The ruling in Plessy v. Ferguson in 1896 had established the
What is separate-but-equal doctrine.

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Punishment endured by marchers in the famous Children's March.
What jail and being hit with firehoses

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The development of the transistor made possible the miniaturization of .
What is radios

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Kennedy's response to the ___________ nearly caused a nuclear war.
What the Cuban Missile Crisis

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President Carter was most sucessful when dealing with issues such as .
What is the environment.

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Civil Rights successfully integrated many restaurants by using
What is sit-ins.

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At the march on Washington, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his .
What is “I have a dream” speech

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During the space race, Kennedy’s goal for the nation was to be the first to land a .
What is man on the moon

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Nixon’s “enemies list” was composed of anyone he suspected of being a
What is threat to his presidency.

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Lyndon Johnson was so defeated by this that he did not run for a second term in office.
What is the Vietnam War

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In response to the arrest of Rosa Parks, African Americans organized this in Montgomery Alabama.
What is bus boycott

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Dr. King selected Selma, Alabama, for a protest march because African Americans were the majority, but only a
What is fraction were registered to vote

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Bill Gates co-founded the company .
What is Microsoft

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Burglars broke into the Watergate complex intending to _______________________________ from the Democratic Party headquarters.
What is steal campaign information

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Before Ronald Reagan became governor of California, he was
What is an actor.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated while doing this.
What is standing on a balcony

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The Office of Economic Opportunity was a major part of Johnson’s plan to continue the New Deal, known as.
What is war on poverty

400

Reagan’s Strategic Defense Initiative called for the development of weapons that could
What is destroy incoming missiles

500

Nixon tried to avoid turning over the Watergate tapes by erasing this.
What is 18 seconds of tape

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The Republican candidate in the 2000 presidential election was
Who was George W. Bush.

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In Little Rock, Arkansas, the governor tried to prevent African American students from entering a white high school by .
What is deploying the National Guard

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Groups who began to feel that violence would ensure Civil Rights
Who are the Black Panthers and Malcom X.

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The outcome of the 1960 presidential election was strongly influenced by the
What is televised debates