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2. When were Thorneycroft's spending cuts overruled by Macmillan, leading him to resign?

  • 1962
  • 1958
  • 1960
  • 1957

3. When did Britain ask the IMF for a loan?

  • 1957
  • 1961
  • 1959
  • 1963

4. What was life expectancy for women in 1973?

  • 75.6
  • 73.4
  • 77.3
  • 78.2

5. At what rate did the economy grow by between 1951-73, meaning it was higher than during the inter-war period?

  • 4.2% per annum
  • 2.8% per annum
  • 3.1% per annum
  • 2.5% per annum

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