The SDS

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1. The SDS first became known nationally in ..., when it organised a sit-in against a ban on political activities at the University of ... at Berkeley.

  • The SDS first became known nationally in 1965, when it organised a sit-in against a ban on political activities at the University of Washington at Berkeley.
  • The SDS first became known nationally in 1964, when it organised a sit-in against a ban on political activities at the University of California at Berkeley.
  • The SDS first became known nationally in 1963, when it organised a sit-in against a ban on political activities at the University of Danville at Berkeley.
  • The SDS first became known nationally in 1966, when it organised a sit-in against a ban on political activities at the University of Alabama at Berkeley.
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2. The SDS was heavily involved in anti-war protests which reached their peak during 1968-70. In the first half of 1968, there were more than ... demonstrations against the war.

  • 400
  • 100
  • 300
  • 200

3. The SDS organised a variety of activities against the war in Vietnam including staging draft card burning, harassing ..., occupying buildings in the universities and destroying draft card records.

  • campus recruiters for the CIA
  • campus recruiters for the army
  • campus political representatives

4. What does the SDS stand for?

  • the Students for Democracy Society
  • the Students for a Different Society
  • the Students for a Democratic Society
  • the Students for a Developed Society

5. Why did Tom Hayden set up the SDS?

  • To allow students to have their voice heard and make new friends.
  • To allow students to share opinions and meet with students from other universities.
  • To give students a greater say in how courses and universities were run.
  • To organise student riots and protests.

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