US History II Unit 4 Practice Exam 2.pdf - The wrong ones...

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The wrong ones have be changed to the correct answers. 1 Choose the statement that reflects a foreign policy success for President Gerald Ford. He met with Chairman Mao Zedong to establish relations with China. He helped negotiate peace between Israel and Egypt, which resulted in the Camp David Accords. Rather than containment or Détente, he based his foreign policy on human rights. Along with the Soviet premier and 31 other countries, he agreed to the Helsinki Accords. RATIONALE One of President Ford’s major foreign policy successes during his brief term was the Helsinki Accords, signed in 1975, which formally recognized the territorial boundaries that had been established at the end of World War II and included a provision on human rights. The other foreign policy events are related to the Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter administrations. CONCEPT From Détente to the Carter Doctrine 2 In May of 2011, U.S. Navy SEALs raided a group of buildings (a "compound") and killed Osama bin Laden. Choose the map that indicates (in red) the country where this occurred. RATIONALE In May of 2011, U.S. Navy SEALs raided a compound and killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, which is located to the west of India. CONCEPT America and the World in the 21st Century
3 Which of the following made same-sex marriage legal in the United States? Defense of Marriage Act Obergefell v. Hodges "Don't ask, don't tell" Proposition 8 CONCEPT Major Social Issues in the Early 21st Century 4 President Richard Nixon's process of "Vietnamization" shifted the responsibility for defending South Vietnam to the Vietnamese. Choose the true statement about the consequences of Vietnamization. Public interest in America's involvement in Vietnam faded dramatically by the early 1970s. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Nixon administration could prevent the publication of the Pentagon Papers. The Nixon administration moved swiftly to prevent future government leaks following the release of the Pentagon Papers. With the United States back in a support role, the South Vietnamese launched a successful offensive against the North Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi. CONCEPT Peace with Honor? The US Withdraws from Vietnam 5 A state wants to build a new highway with federal funds, but the proposed highway runs through a major wetlands area. Which policy requires the completion of an "environmental impact statement" before this federal project can be undertaken?
National Environmental Policy Act Occupational Safety and Health Administration Energy Policy and Conservation Act Environmental Protection Agency CONCEPT Emergence of Environmentalism in the 1970s 6 Which of the following actions or groups increased gender equality in the 1970s? Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education Title IX of the Education Amendments The "Silent Majority" Boston's ROAR CONCEPT The 1970s 7 Which of the following led to the beginning of the Great Recession?

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