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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the late 1960s, who found a strong tie between young men and their mothers?
2. Who was not a prominent foreign peer of the Boom generation during the Millennial Cycle?
3. Who was not a prominent foreign peer of the G.I. generation of the Great Power Cycle?
4. Which future President was 4 years old during the Battle of Bull Run?
5. Who was not a prominent foreign peer of the Silent generation of the Great Power Cycle?
Short Essay Questions
1. How was the Boom generation of the Millennial Cycle a generation of worsening trends?
2. What is a generation's "morphology"?
3. Describe the second social moment of the Revolutionary Cycle.
4. What was the 13er generation's attitude toward domestic activity during the Millennial Cycle?
5. What does this quote mean: "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it"?
6. How did the missionary generation of the Great Power Cycle redefine the role of women in American public life?
7. What was the 1950s image of the future?
8. Define Manifest Destiny.
9. How did the roles of Awakener women change during the Revolutionary Cycle?
10. What was the 13er generation's composition of families during the Millennial Cycle?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How was the Atomic Age ushered into the world? What were the events? Who were the major people involved? What was the public sentiment?
Essay Topic 2
Explain with specific detail how the Reformation Cycle's two social moments prepared for the Puritans of the Colonial Cycle.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Schelsinger's cycles of American history with those of the authors.
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