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1.

Nixon tried to appeal to Southern Democrats by influencing

 

(A)

social security benefits

 

(B)

revenue-sharing programs

 

(C)

desegregation plans

 

(D)

welfare payments

  

2.

Stagflation is caused by rising

 

(A)

unemployment and oil prices

 

(B)

unemployment and inflation

 

(C)

employment and inflation

 

(D)

employment and taxes

  

3.

Nixon's most noted foreign policy effort was towards

 

(A)

continuing containment

 

(B)

warming the Cold War

 

(C)

breaking the Berlin Wall

 

(D)

boosting missile stockpiles

  

4.

The ruling that Nixon had to release his tape recordings showed that the president

 

(A)

is not above the law

 

(B)

had obstructed justice

 

(C)

was guilty of burglary

 

(D)

won the presidency illegally

  

5.

Carter contradicted his human rights policy with his position on

 

(A)

aid to Brazil

 

(B)

meeting Brezhnev

 

(C)

Begin and Sadat

 

(D)

the shah of Iran

  
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