Quiz Me! - Era: Contemporary America Test your knowledge about the Contemporary America era. 1 / 10 “Beauty is an attitude. There’s no secret. There are no ugly women - only women who don’t care or don’t believe they are attractive.” Which American entrepreneur is attributed to this quote? Gloria Vanderbuilt Martha Stewart Estee Lauder Oprah Winfrey 2 / 10 Lemon v. Kurtzman concluded that public money to parochial and nonpublic schools violated what provision of the 1st Amendment? The Free Speech Clause The Free Exercise Clause The Right to Assembly Clause The Establishment Clause 3 / 10 Griswold v. Connecticut asserted that the right to privacy is inherent in which amendments found in the Bill of Rights? 9th All of the above 1st & 3rd 4th & 5th 4 / 10 What future Supreme Court Justice represented Clarence Gideon in his case before the Supreme Court? Abe Fortas William Douglas William Brennan Robert Jackson 5 / 10 Which state’s anti-abortion law was challenged in Roe v. Wade? Florida Texas Arkansas California 6 / 10 The burning of the U.S. flag in Texas v. Johnson took place at what event? Veterans’ Day Celebration The Republican National Convention The Democrat National Convention The Gubernatorial Inauguration 7 / 10 Which 1st Amendment right did Engel v. Vitale rule had been violated? The Freedom of Assembly Clause The Free Exercise Clause The Establishment Clause The Free Speech Clause 8 / 10 The New York Times advertisement in the Sullivan case referred to what specific movement then ongoing in the South? The Anti-Vietnamese War Movement The Feminist Movement The Civil Rights Movement The Environmental Movement 9 / 10 In Ronald Regan’s First Inaugural Address he made clear which of the following: We need a strong central government to make our nation work. He believed in a limited government in which the people had control. The only way to get out of the recession is to increase taxes. We need a large military to end the Cold War. 10 / 10 Lionel Sosa’s learned work ethic and artistic ability helped him to Become the mayor of San Antonio, Texas Open his own Hispanic advertising agency Propel Democratic political campaigns to victory Continue his father’s laundry business Your score is Try another 10!