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6. US involvement in the war in Vietnam united the student movement. ... young Americans were fighting in the war and many others would be called up by the draft or conscription system.

  • half a million
  • a million
  • 1.5 million
  • 2 million

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

  • USA
  • Vietnamese
  • British

8. JFK's assassination in ... angered and disillusioned many young Americans and drove them into protest movements.

  • 1963
  • 1965
  • 1962
  • 1964

9. 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
  • pop
  • classical
  • jazz

10. The 1950s was a decade of ... and ... for many young Americans.

  • The 1950s was a decade of excitement and opportunities for many young Americans.
  • The 1950s was a decade of hardship and depression for many young Americans.
  • The 1950s was a decade of boredom and confusion for many young Americans.
  • The 1950s was a decade of frustration and anger for many young Americans.
  • The 1950s was a decade of realisation and education for many young Americans.

11. Teenagers discovered an alternative culture - .... Elvis Presley, with his tight jeans, became a cult figure. ... hated it but this only made it more attractive to the young.

  • Teenagers discovered an alternative culture - indie music. Elvis Presley, with his tight jeans, became a cult figure. Teachers hated it but this only made it more attractive to the young.
  • Teenagers discovered an alternative culture - jazz music. Elvis Presley, with his tight jeans, became a cult figure. Parents hated it but this only made it more attractive to the young.
  • Teenagers discovered an alternative culture - rock 'n roll music. Elvis Presley, with his tight jeans, became a cult figure. Parents hated it but this only made it more attractive to the young.
  • Teenagers discovered an alternative culture - alternative music. Elvis Presley, with his tight jeans, became a cult figure. Grandparents hated it but this only made it more attractive to the young.

12. Students wore badges saying 'Don't trust anyone over ...' which summed up their attitude to their parents' generation.

  • 40
  • 30
  • 35
  • 25