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David McCullough
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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who did Truman choose to replace Marshall as his Secretary of State?
(a) George Marshall's son
(b) Dean Acheson
(c) Dean Rusk
(d) Charlie Ross

2. When the U.S. and South Korean Army pushes the North Korean/Chinese back to the 38th parallel, what decision is made about the next step?
(a) To evacuate all troops from Korea
(b) To proceed into China
(c) To hold the line there
(d) To proceed into North Korea.

3. Who of Truman's long time friends was most instrumental in advising him regarding the Palestine problem?
(a) Eddie Jacobson
(b) George Marshall
(c) Jim Pendergast
(d) Charlie Ross

4. When dividing up Germany, what geographical descriptions did the Potsdam Conference use?
(a) The conquered lands of Germany
(b) Hitler's plan for domination
(c) Magellan's original docments
(d) The Germany of 1937

5. How did the three world leaders enter the conference room in Potsdam?
(a) They were all on teleconference and did not use the doors
(b) Through the kitchen door
(c) Through the main door
(d) By three separate doors

Short Answer Questions

1. What happened to the President's normal work when he was on the campaign trail?

2. Who in the government has the final say regarding military matters?

3. In what country was Potsdam located?

4. What was a whistle-stop?

5. What is Adlai Stevenson's position when he runs for President?

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