Eisenhower: The Times

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Can you name the things people associate with the Eisenhower era?

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Gained buying power for the first time
First act pertaining to African-American rights since Reconstructionof 1957
Congress added these words to currencyin 1955
Rebels who criticized society for conforming
US policy towards Communism
Ran against Eisenhower in both electionslast name only
First ever space satellite
Largest public works programof 1956
Working behind the scenes to accomplish what he wanted
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Transferred $40 billion worth of federal oil reserves to the statesof 1953
Separate but Equal is unconstitutional; what established this?especially for schools
McCarthy went too far when he accused
Discovered the vaccine for polioin 1955
Women's place? IN THE 1950s
The King, enough said
Eisenhower's nicknamealso part of his campaign slogan
Ended the Korean War in 1953
Name of Eisenhower's Farewell Speech
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The U.S. was criticized for not intervening in _________ Revolution
Castro rebelled against this regime
First AMERICAN space satellite
_________ Conference divided Vietnam into North and South
Soviet counter to NATOin 1955
Montgomery Bus Boycott brought about this Supreme Court decision
Israel, Great Britain, France wanted to invade

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