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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was a whistle-stop?
2. What weapon is Truman encouraged to authorize to end the Korean Conflict?
3. What was the origination of the term "pinko?"
4. Where do the Trumans live in Independence?
5. How many people did the bomb actually kill in Hiroshima?
Essay Topic 1
How do you think it would have changed the Korean conflict and the world if MacArthur's recommendations to use atomic weapons on China had been followed?
Essay Topic 2
How does the Truman Committee reinforce Truman's long-held belief that American large corporations are corrupt? Give specific examples.
Essay Topic 3
How did the traits and stories of Harry Truman's ancestors influence his life? Describe the attributes of two of the following people described in Part 1, Chapter 1: Solomon Young, Harriet Louisa Young, Andy Truman, Nancy Tyler Holmes, Uncle Harrison, Mattie Young.
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