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Question 1 2 out of 2 points Roughly 60% of Americans were in the middle class by 1950. Selected Answer: Tru e Question 2 2 out of 2 points Besides Elvis Presley, which of the following singers and/or groups became prominent in the 1950s? Selected Answer: Chuck Berry Question 3 2 out of 2 points “Happy Days” was the most popular television show in the 1950s. Selected Answer: Fals e Question 4 2 out of 2 points How did the United States respond to the Soviet blockade of West Berlin in 1948? Selected Answer: It used an airlift to re-supply West Berlin. Question 5 2 out of 2 points What did Joseph McCarthy argue in 1950? Selected Answer: He argued that there were communists working in the American government. Question 6 2 out of 2 points Which statement best describes how well the American pilots performed in the Korean War? Selected Answer: The American pilots were better than the North Koreans, the Russians, and the Chinese. Question 7 2 out of 2 points When the Korean War started in 1950, South Korea’s air force was more advanced than North Korea’s. Selected Answer: Fals e Question 8 2 out of 2 points
What was the immediate cause of the Korean War in 1950? Selected Answer: North Korea’s military invasion of South Korea. Question 9 2 out of 2 points Which statements best describe the Truman Doctrine? Selected Answer: All of these answers are correct. Question 10 2 out of 2 points What did the Allies agree upon at the Tehran Conference in late 1943? Selected Answer: Franklin Roosevelt promised an Anglo-American second front within six months.

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