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The cold war at home

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The cold war at home

  1. 1. THE COLD WAR AT HOME
  2. 2. How many Americans claimed membership in the Communist party? <ul><li>1,000,000 </li></ul><ul><li>100,000 </li></ul><ul><li>10,000 </li></ul><ul><li>1,000 </li></ul><ul><li>100 </li></ul><ul><li>10 </li></ul><ul><li>1 </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  3. 3. What did President Truman set up in March, 1947? <ul><li>Federal Employee Loyalty Program </li></ul><ul><li>House Un-American Activities Committee </li></ul><ul><li>Hollywood Ten </li></ul><ul><li>Rosenburg Trial </li></ul><ul><li>The Angry Rutledge Book </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  4. 4. What was the purpose of HUAC (House Un-American Activities Committee) <ul><li>To investigate Government employees. </li></ul><ul><li>To investigate Communist influence inside and outside the US govt. </li></ul><ul><li>To Indentify possible espionage in the US </li></ul><ul><li>To investigate and identify possible unloyal Americans and sentence them to jail. </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  5. 5. Why did the Hollywood 10 refuse to testify before Congress? <ul><li>They were communists </li></ul><ul><li>The 5 th Amendment </li></ul><ul><li>They believed the hearings unconstitutional </li></ul><ul><li>They feared they would rat someone out. </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  6. 6. How many actors, writers, and producers were blacklisted? <ul><li>1000 </li></ul><ul><li>7500 </li></ul><ul><li>500 </li></ul><ul><li>100 </li></ul><ul><li>10000 </li></ul><ul><li>1 </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  7. 7. Who did Alger Hiss work for? <ul><li>State Dept. </li></ul><ul><li>Defense Dept. </li></ul><ul><li>White House </li></ul><ul><li>Hollywood </li></ul><ul><li>Congress </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  8. 8. What was the Rosenburg’s sentence? <ul><li>20 years </li></ul><ul><li>Life in Jail </li></ul><ul><li>Death </li></ul><ul><li>Not Guilty </li></ul><ul><li>Having to sit next to Corey for an entire semester. </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  9. 9. Who thought Truman was soft on Communism? <ul><li>Democrats </li></ul><ul><li>Republicans </li></ul><ul><li>Socialists </li></ul><ul><li>Communists </li></ul><ul><li>Fascists </li></ul><ul><li>Piqou </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  10. 10. When pronouncing the Rosenberg’s sentence, Judge Irving Kaufman declared their crime was what? <ul><li>Justified </li></ul><ul><li>A malicious use of Civil Rights </li></ul><ul><li>Worse than murder </li></ul><ul><li>Terrible crime against America </li></ul><ul><li>Well within their rights </li></ul><ul><li>A creative method to destroy America </li></ul><ul><li>Like sitting next to Hamercheck, but with a purpose. </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  11. 11. Which senator charged that Communists were taking over the government? <ul><li>Rosenberg </li></ul><ul><li>Truman </li></ul><ul><li>Hiss </li></ul><ul><li>McCarthy </li></ul><ul><li>Simpson </li></ul><ul><li>Chester </li></ul><ul><li>Wilson </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  12. 12. Why did Senator McCarthy always make his accusations in the chamber of the US Senate? <ul><li>He knew the news media would be present. </li></ul><ul><li>He need to have witnesses against those accused. </li></ul><ul><li>He was immune from slander </li></ul><ul><li>He could build up a case against those accused. </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  13. 13. Attacks against whom eventually led to the downfall of Joseph McCarthy? <ul><li>The Media </li></ul><ul><li>Hollywood </li></ul><ul><li>The Navy </li></ul><ul><li>The Army </li></ul><ul><li>Major League Baseball </li></ul><ul><li>Slusher Claws </li></ul>30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  14. 14. Participant Scores Brittany Gunter 900 Garrett Hanzak 900 Bre Annah 1000 Mike Picou 1100 Josh Harrison 1100
  15. 15. Fastest Responders (in seconds) Emilee Boyer 6.9 Bre Annah 6.56 Josh Harrison 5.81 Tyler Kuhn 5.42 Garrett Hanzak 5.05

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