1948 Presidential Election

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1. Who was the three Democratic nominations?

  • Truman, Roosevelt and Henry Wallace
  • Truman, Storm Thurmond and Henry Wallace
  • Truman, Storm Thurmond and Harry Hopkins
  • Hoover, Storm Thurmond and Henry Wallace
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2. What was Dewey advised to say in the campaign?

  • "America, your future lies ahead of you"
  • "America, I will cut taxes"
  • "America, I will keep this prosperity going to the end of time"

3. What was a slogan around the time?

  • We love you Wallace
  • Give them hell Harry
  • Thrash them Thurmond
  • Defy them Dewey

4. What didn't the Dixiecrat Party leader want?

  • African-American civil rights
  • LGBT civil rights
  • Native American civil rights

5. Why didn't the Progressive Party leader like Truman?

  • He was acknowledging the soviet union
  • He was being too hard on the soviet union
  • He was being too soft on the soviet union

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