U.S. History Final Chapters 18-21
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Define what is meant by the
term " brinkmanship." What is
the relationship between this
term and John Foster Dulles?
practice of a dangerous
policy to try an
In 1952, what charge was made against president truman with regard to the Korean war? he lost
the Korean War
What attracted voters to Eisenhower in the presidential election of 1952? he had a great military
How did they Korean war end?
How did Reagan decide to downsize the federal government?
Through budget cuts
Who did the tax cuts hurt? The budget for urban mass transit, food stamps, welfare benefits,
job training, Medicaid, school lunches, and student loans.
Explain the theory of sup
Johnny CarsonHe was an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, actor, and
musician. He received six Emmy Awards, the Governor's Award, and a 1985 Peabody Award.
Jane Fonda A young actress who was an out-spoken Vietnam War criti
What did Nixon do when Congress impeached him? He resigned
How many government officials went to prison?
What did the Watergate scandal try to cover up?
a burglary of the democratic national
committee Headquarter at the Watergate office. they were tapp