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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of all the labor strikes after the war, which is the one that brings Truman to the strongest action?
2. What famous landmark did Churchill visit when in Berlin?
3. What career is Margaret Truman pursuing?
4. 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?
5. How many months had Truman been President before both Germany and Japan surrendered?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The title of Chapter 17 is Final Days. How did Truman view his term as President, and what accomplishments do you think he was most proud of?
Essay Topic 2
Why was Truman's method of campaigning so successful?
Essay Topic 3
Why were Americans, and southern Democrats in particular, so opposed to the inclusion of minorities in the rights of other Americans?
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