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deannguyen27 | Student, College Freshman | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted May 1, 2012 at 11:49 PM via web

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make a list of the presidents from Truman to Reagon,then write one thing that you consider to be the most significant accomplishment of that president's time in office

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thomasrichins | Student, Grade 11 | (Level 1) Honors

Posted May 4, 2012 at 3:59 PM (Answer #1)

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33. Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953 (Democrat)

  1. End of WWII, Atomic Bombs
  2. Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan
  3. Korean War

 34. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961 (Republican)

  1. 22nd Amendment
  2. Suez Crisis and Space Race
  3. Eisenhower Doctrine

 35. John F. Kennedy, 1961-1963 (Democrat)

  1. Alliance for Progress and "New Frontier"
  2. Cuban Missile Crisis and Bay of Pigs
  3. Assassinated

36. Lyndon B. Johnson, 1963-1969 (Democrat)

  1. Civil Rights/Voting Rights/Anti-Poverty Acts
  2. "Great Society"
  3. Medicare and Income tax cut

37. Richard M. Nixon, 1969-1974 (Republican)

  1. Moon Landing and SALT (Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty)
  2. EPA established and Woodstock
  3. End of Vietnam War and Watergate

38. Gerald Ford, 1974-1977 (Republican)

  1. Pardons Richard Nixon for Watergate
  2. OPEC crisis

39. Jimmy Carter, 1977-1981 (Democrat)

  1. Panama Canal Treaty
  2. Iran Hostage Crisis; Egypt and Israel peace treaty
  3. Three-Mile Island

40. Ronald Reagan, 1981-1989 (Republican)

  1. Iranian Hostages returned; Iran-Contra Affair
  2. Reaganomics
  3. Berlin Wall torn down; End of the Cold War

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