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War Powers Act

Limited the presidents ability to wage war without consent of legislative branch

2

Title IX

Passed to end gender discrimination in fed funded programs (specifically school athletics)

3

Vietnamization

Nixons "secret plan" to achieve "peace with honor"

4

Who was the first president to visit communist China?

Nixon

5

Stagflation

High inflation is coupled with high unemployment

6

26th amendment

Made 18 the legal voting age

7

Cesar Chavez

Used nonviolence to gain equality for Latinos

8

Soviet invasion of Afghanistan

Attempt by USSR to play greater role in the Middle East

9

Ayatollah Khomeini

Ruler of Iran 1979

10

"Washington outsider"

Jimmy Carter

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Watergate scandal

Involved break in if Dem National HQs in DC

12

Which two Middle East events was President Carter involved in?

Camp David Accords and Iranian Hostage Crisis