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EYES ON THE PRIZE

EYES ON

THE PRIZE

THE RED PLANET

RED

PLANET

WORLD WAR II

WW II

PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED

STATES

POTUS

FLOWER POWER

FLOWER

POWER

CLUE 1

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200 POINTS


Response 1

THE DEATH OF THIS YOUNG

MAN IN 1955 LAUNCHED A

WAVE OF OUTRAGE AND

ACTIVISM

WHO IS EMMITT TILL?

OFFICIAL AMERICAN POLICY,

WHICH CALLED FOR STOPPING

THE SPREAD OF COMMUNISM

WHAT IS CONTAINMENT?

THE U.S. JOINED THE ALLIES

AFTER JAPAN'S ATTACK ON

THIS HAWAIIAN NAVAL BASE

WHAT IS PEARL

HARBOR?

THIS PRESIDENT ALLOWED

MARTIN LUTHER KING TO HOLD

A MARCH ON WASHINGTON

WHO IS JOHN F.

KENNEDY?

AMERICANS WHO OPPOSED

THE WAR IN VIETNAM WERE

KNOWN BY THE NAME OF

THESE BIRDS

WHAT ARE DOVES?

CLUE 2

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400 POINTS


Response 2

THE GROUP OF COLLEGE

STUDENTS WHO RODE BUSES

ACROSS THE SOUTH AND

FACED ARREST IN JACKSON,

MS

WHO ARE THE FREEDOM

RIDERS?

THIS POLITICALLY RADICAL

COUPLE WAS ELECTROCUTED

FOR SELLING NUCLEAR

SECRETS TO THE SOVIETS

WHO ARE THE

ROSENBURGS?

THIS TERM FOR AN AMERICAN

SOLDIER ORIGINAL MEANT

"GOVERNMENT ISSUE"

WHAT IS G.I.?

"REALPOLITIK" AND HENRY

KISSINGER DEFINED THE

FOREIGN POLICY OF THIS

SUBSEQUENTLY DISGRACED

LEADER

WHO IS RICHARD

NIXON?

THE HAIGHT-ASHBURY

DISTRICT IN THIS CALIFORNIA

CITY BECAME A MECCA FOR

HIPPIES

WHAT IS SAN

FRANCISCO?

CLUE 3

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600 POINTS


Response 3

THIS GROUP EVENTUALLY

BROKE AWAY FROM THE SCLC,

AND SOME MEMBERS JOINED

THE BLACK POWER

MOVEMENT

WHAT IS THE SNCC?

IN OCTOBER, 1962, THE U.S.

DISCOVERED SOVIET MISSILE

SITES ON THIS CARIBBEAN

ISLAND

WHAT IS CUBA?

A SONG ABOUT THIS

RED-HEADED GIRL

ENCOURAGED WOMEN TO

TAKE DEFENSE JOBS

WHO IS ROSIE THE

RIVETER?

ACCORDING TO THIS

PRESIDENT, THE VIETNAM WAR

RUINED THE PROGRAM HE

REALLY LOVED:  THE GREAT

SOCIETY

WHO IS LYNDON

JOHNSON?

THIS GROUP, FOUNDED BY TOM

HAYDEN, ARGUED THAT

BUSINESS AND SPECIAL

INTERESTS HAD TAKEN OVER

AMERICA

WHAT IS SDS?

CLUE 4

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800 POINTS


Response 4

THE NATIONAL GUARD CAME

TO THIS STATE IN ORDER TO

SAFEGUARD THE EDUCATION

OF NINE STUDENTS AT

CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL

WHAT IS ARKANSAS?

HUAC AND THIS SENATOR

FROM WISCONSIN SOUGHT TO

PURGE COMMUNIST INFLUENCE

WITHIN THE U.S.

WHO IS JOE MCCARTHY?

AMERICAN CITIZENS OF THIS

ANCESTRY WERE IMPRISONED

FOR THE DURATION OF WWII

WHAT IS JAPANESE?

THE BUCK STOPS HERE -- HE

MADE THE OFFICIAL DECISION

TO USE NUCLEAR WEAPONS

AGAINST JAPAN

WHO IS HARRY TRUMAN?

ONE HUNDRED FEMALE

ACTIVISTS PROTESTED THIS

ATLANTIC CITY EVENT IN 1968

WHAT IS THE MISS

AMERICA PAGEANT?

CLUE 5

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

THIS LAW ELIMINATED

LITERACY TESTS AND

ALLOWED FEDERAL AGENTS

TO REGISTER VOTERS IF

LOCALS REFUSED

WHAT IS THE VOTING

RIGHTS ACT OF 1965?

FEAR OF NUCLEAR

HOLOCAUST EVENTUALLY LED

TO THE ARMS-LIMITATION

AGREEMENT KNOWN BEST BY

THIS FAMILIAR ACRONYM

WHAT IS S.A.L.T.?

THIS $2 BILLION SECRET

PROJECT SOUGHT TO

PRODUCE A WAR-ENDING

SUPER-BOMB

WHAT IS THE

MANHATTAN PROJECT?

THIS WASHINGTON OUTSIDER

MEDIATED THE CAMP DAVID

ACCORDS

WHO IS JIMMY CARTER?

THIS CHICAGO EVENT TURNED

UGLY AFTER HUMPHREY'S

NOMINATION AND AN

AUTHORITARIAN CRACKDOWN

ON YOUNG PROTESTORS

WHAT IS THE 1968

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL

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HEARTS AND MINDS

HEARTS &

MINDS

THAT 70'S SHOW

70'S

FIGHT THE POWER

FIGHT THE

POWER

LAW & ORDER

LAW &

ORDER

NEW DAY IN AMERICA

NEW DAY

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS SUPPLY ROUTE SYSTEM

ACTUALLY RAN THROUGH

LAOS AND CAMBODIA

WHAT IS HO CHI MINH

TRAIL?

THE FIRST NATIONAL

CELEBRATION OF THIS

ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS

DAY WAS HELD IN APRIL, 1970.

WHAT IS EARTH DAY?

THIS LATINO RIGHTS LEADER'S

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED THE

ORGANIZATION OF FARM

WORKERS AND A HUNGER

STRIKE

WHO IS CESAR CHAVEZ?

THE "NEW FRONTIER" WAS A

PROGRAM LAUNCHED BY THIS

OPTIMISTIC YOUNG PRESIDENT

WHO IS JOHN F.

KENNEDY?

IN 1980, THIS MAN BECAME

PRESIDENT BY APPEALING TO A

GROUP OF AMERICANS KNOWN

AS THE NEW _______.

WHAT IS RIGHT?

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

COMMUNISTS IN THE SOUTH

WHO FOUGHT AGAINST U.S.

TROOPS WERE KNOWN BY THIS

NAME

WHAT IS VIETCONG?

THESE TWO WASHINGTON

POST REPORTERS CRACKED

THE WATERGATE CASE.

WHO ARE WOODWARD &

BERNSTEIN?

THIS BOOK, WRITTEN BY

BETTY FRIEDAN, IDENTIFIED

WOMEN'S DISSATISFACTION

WITH HOMEMAKING

WHAT IS THE FEMININE

MYSTIQUE?

THIS COURT DECISION STRUCK

DOWN SEGREGATION

WHAT IS BROWN V.

BOARD OF EDUCATION?

MILITARY ACTION BY THE

MARINES TO QUELL VIOLENCE

BETWEEN MUSLIMS AND

CHRISTIANS IN THIS COUNTRY

RESULTED IN AMERICAN

DEATHS AND WITHDRAWAL

WHAT IS LEBANON?

CLUE 3

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

THIS EXPLOSIVE SUBSTANCE

WAS USED TO BURN AWAY

VIETNAM'S HEAVY FOLIAGE

WHAT IS NAPALM?

NIXON OFFICIALLY

RECOGNIZED THIS COMMUNIST

POWER IN 1972.

WHAT IS CHINA?

ABBIE HOFFMAN AND THIS

RADICAL ACTIVIST WANTED

TO ORGANIZE A

WOODSTOCK-TYPE TOUR AS

NIXON CAMPAIGNED FOR

PRESIDENT

WHO IS JERRY RUBIN?

THIS PRESIDENT TRIED TO

REDUCE AMERICANS' ENERGY

USE WITH THE WIN CAMPAIGN

WHO IS GERALD FORD?

THIS SCANDAL REVEALED

COVERT U.S. ACTION

INVOLVING ARMS SALES AND

REBEL FORCES

WHAT IS THE

IRAN-CONTRA AFFAIR?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THIS PRESIDENT INITIATED A

PLAN KNOWN AS

"VIETNAMIZATION"

WHO IS RICHARD

NIXON?

IN 1973, THIS ORGANIZATION

PLACED AN OIL EMBARGO

AGAINST THE U.S.

WHAT IS OPEC?

BOBBY SEALE AND THIS MAN

ORGANIZED THE BLACK

PANTHERS

WHO IS HUEY NEWTON?

LYNDON B. JOHNSON'S

PLATFORM OF BETTER

EDUCATION AND ECONOMIC

IMPROVEMENT WAS KNOWN

AS ___________.

WHAT IS THE GREAT

SOCIETY?

THIS SPIRITUAL LEADER LED

IRAN'S ISLAMIC REVOLUTION IN

1979

WHO IS THE AYATOLLAH

KHOMEINI?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

AN INCIDENT IN THIS NORTH

VIETNAM WATER SPACE GAVE

LBJ ALMOST UNLIMITED

POWER TO WAGE WAR IN

VIETNAM WITHOUT A

CONGRESSIONAL

DECLARATION OF WAR

WHAT IS THE GULF OF

TONKIN?

GERALD FORD REPLACED THIS

REVILED VICE-PRESIDENT WHO

RESIGNED BEFORE NIXON

WHO IS SPIRO AGNEW?

ACTIVITIES OF THIS GROUP

PROTESTED U.S. POLICY BY

TAKING OVER LAND AT

WOUNDED KNEE AND

ALCATRAZ

WHO IS AIM?

IN 1962, THIS COUNTRY PLACED

NUCLEAR MISSILES IN CUBA

WHAT IS THE SOVIET

UNION?

THIS PRESIDENT WAS

IMPEACHED FOR PERJURY AND

OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE

WHO IS BILL CLINTON?

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WHAT ISPLEASANTVILLE?

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