History of USA 2008 Solved MCQs Competitive Exams Set 2

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Q. 11 The BAY of PIGs invasion of Cuba happened during the Presidency of:

(a) Dwight D Eisenhower

(b) John F Kenedy

(c) Richard Nixon

Answer: B

Q. 12 Herbert Hoover became President of the USA in:

(a) 1928

(b) 1929

(c) 1930

Answer: B

Q. 13 The National security of the USA is a document prepared by the:

(a) Senate

(b) House of representative

(c) Executive Branch

Answer: C

Q. 14 The first President of USA from 1787 - 1797 was:

(a) George Washington

(b) John Adams

(c) James Maclison

Answer: A

Q. 15 William Harrison was the president of US in the period:

(a) 1817 - 1825

(b) 1829 - 1837

(c) 1841 - 1850

(d) 1850 - 1853

Answer: C

Q. 16 The 40th President of the USA was:

(a) George Bush

(b) Gerald Rudolph Ford

(c) Jimmy Carter

(d) Ronald Wilson Reagon

Answer: D

Q. 17 Dwight D Eisenhower served two terms in office from 1953 - 1961. Who was his vice-President?

(a) Christian A. Herter

(b) Gerald R. Ford

(c) John Foster Dulles

(d) Richard Nixon

Answer: D

Q. 18 Which President of the USA resigned from the office in his second term?

(a) Abraham Lincoln

(b) Jimmy Carter

(c) Richard Nixon

(d) Zachary Taylor

Answer: c

Q. 19 United States of America joined with Western European nations to form North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in:

(a) 1949

(b) 1951

(c) 1954

Answer: A

Q. 20 The 25th amendment providing for Presidential succession was ratified by states in:

(a) 1965

(b) 1966

(c) 1967

(d) 1976

Answer: C

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