McCarthyism- The growing fear of communism

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1. What was the name of the case that Hiss was trialed for?

  • The Pumpkin Papers
  • The Soviet Spy
  • The Vegetable Garden
  • The Pumpkin Patch
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2. What was hidden inside a pumpkin on Whittaker Chambers' farm?

  • Passwords to the government computers
  • A bomb
  • A roll of microfilm that contained government documents
  • A piece of paper with irrelevant information

3. What did Julius Rosenberg give to the Soviet Union in 1949?

  • Atom bomb secrets
  • Secrets from the government
  • Documents about the president's private life

4. What happened to the Rosenbergs?

  • They were executed
  • They were fined
  • They were incarcerated for life

5. What was the name of the man who was convicted of spying for the Soviet Union?

  • James Meredith
  • Orval Faubus
  • Alger Hiss
  • Martin Luther-King


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