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  1. Jeopardy! Begin

  2. Jeopardy!

  3. Civil Rights I Civil Rights 2 Vietnam War 1960s Politics 1970s 1980s $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500

  4. Reagan's Presidency Nixon's Presidency 1990s Name The President Presidential Quotes Grab Bag $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $600 $600 $600 $600 $600 $600 $800 $800 $800 $800 $800 $800 $1000 $1000 $1000 $1000 $1000 $1000

  5. FINAL JEOPARDY Civil Rights

  6. Final Jeopardy The organization working for equal employment opportunities for women which Betty Friedan helped found in 1966 was the C1-$100 National Organization for Women (NOW)

  7. Civil Rights 1 - $100One-time pimp and street hustler, converted to a Black Muslim while in prison. At first urged Blacks to seize their freedom by any means necessary, but later changed position and advocated racial harmony. He was assassinated in February, 1965 C1-$100 Malcolm X

  8. Civil Rights 1 - $200Led by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton, they believed that racism was an inherent part of the U.S. capitalist society and were militant, self-styled revolutionaries for Black Power. C1-$200 Black Panthers

  9. Civil Rights 1 - $300August 1963- 200,000 demonstrators converged on the Lincoln Memorial to hear Dr. King's speech and to celebrate Kennedy's support for the civil rights movement C1-$300 March on Washington

  10. Civil Rights 1 - $400Given August 1963 from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. C1-$400 I Have a Dream Speech

  11. Civil Rights 1 - $500A slogan used to reflect solidarity and racial consciousness, used by Malcolm X. It meant that equality could not be given, but had to be seized by a powerful, organized Black community. C1-$500 Black Power

  12. Civil Rights 2 - $100In 1967, appointed the first Black Supreme Court Justice, he had led that NAACP's legal defense fund and had argued the Brown v. The Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas case before the Supreme Court. C2-$100 Thurgood Marshall

  13. Civil Rights 2 - $200Passed by Congress in 1965, it allowed for supervisors to register Blacks to vote in places where they had not been allowed to vote before. C2-$200 Voting Rights Act

  14. Civil Rights 2 - $300In 1968, this commission, decided that the race riots were due to the formation of two different American cultures: inner-city Blacks and suburban Whites. C2-$300 Kerner Commission on Civil Disorders

  15. Civil Rights 2 - $400This 1968 act attempted to provide Blacks with equal-opportunity housing. C2-$400 Civil Rights Act, 1968

  16. Civil Rights 2 - $500In 1966, as chair of SNCC, he called to assert Black Power. Supporting the Black Panthers, he was against integration. C2-$500 Stokley Carmichael

  17. Vietnam War - $100North Vietnamese leader who had led the resistance against the Japanese during WW II and at the end of the war had led the uprising against the French Colonial government. He was an ardent Communist, and became President of the North Vietnamese government established after the French withdrawal. C3-$100 Ho Chi Minh

  18. Vietnam War - $200In the spring of 1954, the Viet Minh surrounded and destroyed the primary French fortress in North Vietnam and consequently the U.S. became involved in Vietnam C3-$200 Dien Bien Phu

  19. Vietnam War - $300August, 1964 - After the U.S. Navy ship Maddox reportedly was fired on, the U.S. Congress passed this resolution which gave the president power to send troops to Vietnam to protect against further North Vietnamese aggression. C3-$300 Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

  20. Vietnam War - $400It stated that if one country fell to Communism, it would undermine another and that one would fall C3-$400 Domino Theory

  21. Vietnam War - $500National Guardsmen opened fire on a group of students protesting the Vietnam War C3-$500 Kent State University

  22. 1960s Events - $100The Soviet Union was secretly building nuclear missile launch sites in Cuba, which could have been used for a sneak-attack on the U.S. The U.S. blockaded Cuba until the U.S.S.R. agreed to dismantle the missile silos. C4-$100 Cuban Missile Crisis

  23. 1960s Events - $200A small army of anti-Castro Cuban exiles were trained and financed by the U.S. in the hope their invasion would lead to a popular uprising to overthrow the Communist government. The invasion force landed in Southern Cuba, but received no popular support and were quickly wiped out by Castro's forces. C3-200 Bay of Pigs

  24. 1960s Events - $300Formed by Kennedy to build up third-world nations to the point where they could manage themselves. C3-$300 Alliance for Progress


  26. 1960s Events - $400Platform for LBJ's campaign, it stressed the 5 P's: Peace, Prosperity, anti-Poverty, Prudence and Progress. C3-$400 Great Society

  27. 1960s Events - $500Enacted in 1965 - provided, under Social Security, for federal subsidies to pay for the hospitalization of sick people age 65 and over. C3-$500 Medicare

  28. 1970s Events- $100Five men arrested for breaking into the Democratic National Committee's executive quarters. Two White House aides were indicted; they quit, Senate hearing began in May, 1973, Nixon admitted to complicity in the burglary. In July, 1974, Nixon's impeachment began, so he resign with a disbarment. C4-$100 Watergate

  29. 1970s Events- $200A lessening of tensions between U.S. and Soviet Union. Besides disarming missiles to insure a lasting peace between superpowers, Nixon pressed for trade relations and a limited military budget. The public did not approve C4-$200 Detente

  30. 1970s Events- $300Gave any president the power to go to war under certain circumstances, but required that he could only do so for 90 days before being required to officially bring the matter before Congress. C4-$300 War Powers Act

  31. 1970s Events- $400Lowered voting age to 18. C4-$400 26th Amendment

  32. 1970s Events- $500Peace talks between Egypt and Israel mediated by President Carter C4-$500 Camp David Accords

  33. 1980s Events- $100Reagan's theory that if you cut taxes, it will spur the growth of public spending and improve the economy. It included tax breaks for the rich, "supply-side economics," and "trickle down" theory. C4-$100 Reaganomics

  34. 1980s Events- $200Arizona state senator from 1969 to 1974, appointed to the Arizona Court of Appeals in 1979. Reagan appointed her to the U.S. Supreme Court, making her the first female Justice of the Supreme Court. C4-$200 Sandra Day O'Connor

  35. 1980s Events- $300The U.S. withdrew from the competition held in Moscow to protest the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. About 64 other nations withdrew for this and other reasons. C4-$300 1980 Summer Olympics

  36. 1980s Events- $400"Born-Again" Christians become politically active. The majority of Americans are moral people, and therefore are a political force. C4-$400 Moral Majority

  37. 1980s Events- $500He pledge in 1988 during his presidential campaign to not raise taxes C4-$500 George Bush

  38. Reagan's Presidency- $200 The Reagan doctrine of American activism in the Third World was most particularly exercised in the invasion of one of these two nations Grenada or Nicaragua

  39. Reagan's Presidency- $400 During this strike, Reagan fired the workers for violating a federal injunction Air Traffic Controllers

  40. Reagan's Presidency- $600 The following were a part of what economic plan • a dramatic reduction in personal income taxes • deregulation of business and industry • tough stand against federal labor unions, such as AFL-CIO Reaganomics

  41. Reagan's Presidency- $800 Members of this movement believed in the following • Moral Majority • Opponents of affirmative action • Critics of “secular humanism” • Citizens against increased taxes Conservative Movement

  42. Reagan's Presidency- $1000 Reagan was going to cut Social Security until this group spoke up and convinced him not to cut Social Security Senior Citizens

  43. Nixon's Presidency - $200 Nixon bombed this nation to directly hit communist headquarters Cambodia

  44. Nixon's Presidency - $400 Nixon used this organization to disrupt the Chilean economy and encourage to overthrow Chilean President Salvador Allende CIA

  45. Nixon's Presidency - $600 Daniel Ellsberg leaked these to the New York Times that exposed the deception that had led the United States into the Vietnam War. Pentagon Papers

  46. Nixon's Presidency - $800 These were a part of what treaty negotiated by Henry Kissinger • The U.S. would withdraw the rest of its troops from South Vietnam • The U.S. would get back all prisoners in enemy hands • North Vietnam could keep some of its troops in South Vietnam • A promise of a cease-fire and free elections Paris Peace Accords

  47. Nixon's Presidency - $1000 In this Supreme Court Case, the Court ruled that the First Amendment prevented prior restraint of publication, even against a charge that such publication would jeopardize national security. New York Times Company v. United States (1971)

  48. 1990s- $200 This agreement was signed between Mexico, United States and Canada in order to promote trade on the North American continent NAFTA

  49. 1990s- $400 George H.W. Bush appointed him as the second African American to the Supreme Court of the United States Clarence Thomas

  50. 1990s- $600 In the 1992 election his campaign slogan was “It’s the economy, stupid” Bill Clinton