Flashcards in C: Recent american History And Other Important Historical Information Deck (10):
78. Name one war fought by the United States in the 1900s.
- World War I
- World War II
- Korean War
- Vietnam War
- (Persian) Gulf War
79. Who was President during World War I?
80. Who was President during the Great Depression and World War II?
81. Who did the United states fight in World War II?
Japan, Germany, and Italy
82. Before he was President, Eisenhower was a general. What war was he in?
World War II
83. During the Cold War, what was the main concern of the United States?
84. What movement tried to end racial discrimination?
Civil rights (movement)
85. What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do?
- fought for civil rights
- worked for equality for all Americans
86. What major event happened on September 11, 2001, in the United States?
Terrorists attacked the United States