Quiz Me! - People: Cold War

Test your knowledge about people in the Cold War era.

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Which president “fired’ General Douglas MacArthur?

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John F. Kennedy was the youngest and first Catholic to be elected President of the United States. Another first was his participation in the first-ever televised presidential debate. With whom did he debate?

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What was the purpose of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution.

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This individual was awarded both the Congressional Medal of Honor and the Distinguished Service Cross for his heroics saving his friends and members of a Special Forces team in the Vietnam War

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Harry Truman was first elected Vice President in 1944 and became the 33rd President of the United States when Franklin D. Roosevelt died the next year. President Harry Truman did all of the following except:

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After the adoption of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, President Lyndon Johnson (LBJ) would eventually take the following action?

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“Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country” was said by which famous American?

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What country’s major highway system influenced President Eisenhower to promote the development of the United States’ interstate highway system?

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All of the following are true about Roy Benavidez except:

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JFK’s Inaugural Address was heavily influenced by what political situation?

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