Reasons for Student Protest in the 1960s

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1. ... was particularly influential. His lyrics covered themes of changing times, nuclear war, racism and the hypocrisy of waging war.

  • Bob Dylan
  • Joe Tex
  • Will Smith
  • Woody Guthrie
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2. The student movement in the USA was influenced by student protests all over the world. For example, in 1968 student demonstrations in ... were so serious that they almost overthrew the government.

  • Moscow
  • Prague
  • Brussels
  • Paris
  • London
  • Berlin

3. The young and student movement were very much influenced by the explosion of ... music, some of which protested against important issues of the day.

  • hip hop
  • jazz
  • pop
  • classical

4. The methods of warfare used by the ... in Vietnam intensified student protest.

  • USA
  • Vietnamese
  • British

5. Opposition to the Vietnam War increased with the number of casualties. In 1965 there were less than ... US casualties. By 1968 the number increased to ....

  • Opposition to the Vietnam War increased with the number of casualties. In 1965 there were less than 3,000 US casualties. By 1968 the number increased to 18,000.
  • Opposition to the Vietnam War increased with the number of casualties. In 1965 there were less than 1,000 US casualties. By 1968 the number increased to 13,000.
  • Opposition to the Vietnam War increased with the number of casualties. In 1965 there were less than 2,000 US casualties. By 1968 the number increased to 14,000.
  • Opposition to the Vietnam War increased with the number of casualties. In 1965 there were less than 700 US casualties. By 1968 the number increased to 17,000.

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