History of USA 2000 Solved MCQs Competitive Exams Set 2

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Q. 11 The number of members of American Senate is:

(a) 55

(b) 100

(c) 300

Answer: B

Q. 12 Who was Henry A. Kissinger?

(a) Secretary

(b) President

(c) None of above

Answer: A

Explanation: Henry Alfred Kissinger was the 56th Secretary of State of the United States from 1973 to 1977.

Q. 13 The Camp David is located in:

(a) Maryland

(b) Louisiana

(c) Texas

Answer: A

Q. 14 Which American President received the Nobel Prize for peace in 1906?

(a) Andrew Jackson

(b) Harry S. Truman

(c) Theodore Roosevelt

Answer: C

Q, 15 Richard Nixon made a trip to Beijing in:

(a) 1962

(b) 1972

(c) 1977

Answer: B

Q. 16 Who was the President of U. S. A. when Russia invaded Afghanistan in early 1980?

(a) Jimmy Carter

(b) Herbert C. Hoover

(c) Ronald Reagan

Answer: A

Q. 17 What does NASA stand for?

(a) National Aeronautics and Space Administration

(b) Natural Athlete Strength Association

(c) Not All Shuttles Arrive

Answer: A

Q. 18 Which year TVA was established?

(a) 1930

(b) 1933

(c) 1955

Answer: B

Q. 19 To which political party did President Woodrow Wilson belong?

(a) Whig

(b) Republican

(c) Democratic

Answer: C

Q. 20 Who wrote “Encyclopedia of American History” ?

(a) Morris, Richard and Commager

(b) Rubin, Barry

(c) Siring, Lawrence

Answer: A

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