Quiz: 1970s America

Resource ID#: 167536 Type: Assessment

General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 11
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 10 Minute(s)
Keywords: U.S. History, grade 11, 1970s, Vietnamization, My Lai Massacre, Kent State, OPEC, silent majority, Pentagon Papers, Daniel Ellsberg, Richard Nixon, Watergate, Gulf of Tonkin, Roe v. Wade, Jimmy Carter, SALT, Iran-Hostage Crisis
Instructional Component Type(s): Assessment Tutorial
Resource Collection: Social Studies - U.S. History Existing Student Tutorials

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