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The break-in at watergate occured in what year?
1972
The bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama occured in what year?
1955
The "I have a dream..." speech was given in what year?
1963
Nixon was elected a second time in what year?
1972
The first Earth Day was held in what year?
1970
The Little Rock, Arkansas crisis happened in what year?
1957
The Tonkin Gulf incident occured in what year?
1964
South Vietnam collapsed in what year?
1975
JFK was born in what year?
1917
Who was President when Diem was killed?
JFK
Who was president when Woodstock was held?
Nixon, 1969
Who was president when the Watts Riots happened?
LBJ, 1965
Who was president when the bicentennial was celebrated?
Carter, 1976
Who was president when Dien Bien Phu was decided?
Eisenhower,1954
Who was president when we left Vietnam?
Nixon, 1973
Who was president when Bobby Kennedy was killed?
LBJ, 1968
Who was president when the Iranian hostages were taken?
Carter, 1979
Who was president when Malcolm X was killed?
LBJ, 1965
This President was from Michigan.
Ford
Who was Richard Nixon's first VP?
Spiro Agnew
Who was the Democrat that ran against Nixon in 1972?
McGovern
Who is Camp David named after?
Eisenhower's grandson
What was the old name of Camp David?
Shangrala
Who was Eisenhower's VP?
Nixon
What president served in WWI?
Truman
What president gave back the Panama Canal?
Carter
Who ran against Nixon in 1968?
Humphrey
Who's VP was Walter Mondale?
Carter
What president did Kissinger work for?
Nixon
Who had the Great Society plan?
LBJ
Which president retired to his Texas ranch after he was done?
LBJ
Who was John Dean?
Nixon's lawyer
Nancy Davis married...
Reagan
Rosalynn Smith married...
Carter
Bess Wallace married...
Truman
Claudia "Ladybird" Taylor married...
Johnson
Mamie Doud married...
Eisenhower
Jacqueline Bouvier married...
Kennedy
Elizabeth Warren married...
Ford
Thelma "Pat" Ryan married...
Nixon
Truman served...
1945-1953
Reagan served...
1981-1989
Kennedy served...
1961-1963
Eisenhower served...
1953-1961
Nixon served...
1969-1974
Carter served...
1977-1981
Johnson served...
1963-1969
Ford served...
1974-1977
Who discovered the break-in at Watergate?
Frank Willis
Who was the judge of the trials?
Sirica
How many men were caught inside Watergate?
5
Who did Ellsberg leak the Pentagon Papers to?
New York Times
Political Party of Carter
Democrat
Political Party of JFK
Democrat
Political Party of Truman
Democrat
Political Party of Reagan
Republican
Political Party of Ford
Republican
Political Party of Eisenhower
Republican
Political Party of LBJ
Democrat
Political Party of Nixon
Republican
What three countries is Indochina made of?
Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam
We invaded what country in 1970? What event did this spark?
Cambodia, the Kent State shooting
What country claimed Vietnam as a colony?
France
What was Linda Brown's attorney's name?
Thurgood Marshall
Brown v. Board overthrew...
Plessy v. Ferguson
Who shot MLK?
James Early Ray
Orville Faubus was governor of what state?
Arkansas
Who was the black man who attended University of Mississippi?
James Meredith
Where was MLK assassinated?
Memphis, TN
Linda Brown's lawyer went on to be what?
Supreme Court Justice
Where was Linda Brown from?
Kansas
The U.S. boycotted the 1980 Olympics which were held where?
Soviet Union
Why did we boycott the 1980 Olympics?
Soviets had invaded Afghanistan
The Soviets boycotted the U.S. olympics which were held where?
L.A.
Ronald Reagan was the only President to...
be divorced
Reagan admired what President?
FDR
Jimmy Carter made a lot of money doing what?
peanut farming
Where was Jimmy Carter from?
Plains, Georgia
What is the committee that draws up impeachment papers?
Judiciary
What state did Woodstock take place in?
New York
The Turner Joy and ___________ were attacked in the Tonkin Gulf
Maddox
T or F, Nixon was impeached?
F
T or F, Carter was re-elected in 1980?
F
T or F, Of the black teens involved in the Little Rock/Central High crisis, none graduated?
F
T or F, Malcolm X led the bus boycott in Montgomery?
F
T or F, the KKK killed Malcolm X?
F
Who was Truman's VP?
Barkley
Who was Eisenhower's VP?
Nixon
Who was JFK's VP?
LBJ
Who was LBJ's VP?
Humphrey
Who was Nixon's VP?
Agnew(69-73), Ford(73-74)
Who was Ford's VP?
Rockefeller
Who was Carter's VP?
Mondale
Who was Reagan's VP?
Bush