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Question 10 out of 1 pointsWhy did anticommunist Harry Truman veto the McCarran-Walter Act?Selected Answer:b. Truman did not actually veto the act, preferring to propose an alternative bill.Answers:a. Truman had become alarmed at the excesses of the anticommunist crusade.b. Truman did not actually veto the act, preferring to propose an alternative bill.c. The McCarran-Walter Act closely mirrored the Committee on Immigration’s report, Whom Shall We Welcome, an investigative body commissioned by Truman’s political enemies.d. The anticommunist measures targeting immigrants did not go far enough for Truman.e. The bill did not adequately address how to respond to illegal aliens.
Question 20 out of 1 pointsThe 1948 presidential race:
Question 31 out of 1 pointsWhich long-held U.S. territory was granted independence in 1946?
Question 40 out of 1 pointsWhy was it inevitable that the United States and the Soviet Union would eventually come into conflict after the war ended?
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0 out of 1 pointsOrganized labor emerged as:Selected Answer:b. a vocal critic of McCarthyism.Answers:a. a major supporter of the foreign policy of the Cold War.b. a vocal critic of McCarthyism.c. the best informants for the FBI and HUAC.d. a militant group willing to fight the Red Scare.e. a radical wing of the Communist Party.
Question 61 out of 1 pointsWhy did Harry Truman’s loyalty review system target homosexuals working for the government?

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