1960's Britain - the Establishment

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1. Who were the "angry young men?"

  • People who protested for better pay
  • Group of men that help a revolution against Douglas-Home
  • Group of contemporary writers that rejected traditional literature and theatre and wrote plays and books that reflected contemporary society.
  • Angry people
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2. What year was the Profumo affair revealed?

  • 1959
  • 1965
  • 1963
  • 1978

3. Which establishmentarian figuire succeeded Macmillan when he resigned in 1963?

  • Winston Churchill
  • Hugh Gaitskell
  • Alec Douglas-Home
  • Anthony Eden

4. Out of the 23 men in Douglas-Home's cabinet, how had NOT been to private school?

  • 7
  • 3
  • 10
  • 5

5. What is the Establishment?

  • Nigel Farage
  • David Cameron
  • Typically upper class and aristocratic white males educated at Eton/Harrow and following on to Oxford/Cambridge
  • Lower or middle class politicians that worked their way up through meritocracy

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