President Nixon

For Edexcel Modern History AS-level

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  • Created on: 05-05-12 15:36
President Nixon was a(n)...
Republican
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Who did Nixon face in the 1968 election?
Humphrey
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What was the most important reason for Nixon's election in 1968?
His Southern Strategy/appeal to Middle America
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Who was Nixon's opponent in the 1972 election?
McGovern
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George McGovern was the candidate of what...?
Liberalism and counter-culture
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What year was the Watergate Scandal?
1972
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As a result of the Watergate Scandal, Nixon was...
Forced to resign
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Nixon's Vice President took over in 1972. What was his name?
Ford
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What was Nixon's involvement in Watergate?
He lied to cover up the scandal and erased 18.5 minutes of video tape
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Who did Nixon face in the 1968 election?

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Humphrey

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What was the most important reason for Nixon's election in 1968?

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Who was Nixon's opponent in the 1972 election?

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Card 5

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George McGovern was the candidate of what...?

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