USH Kickoff April 9-10: the Early 60s

Pres. Eisenhower's farewell address to the American people.

Eisenhower’s farewell address to the American people.

For today’s kickoff, use The Americans, Chap 20.1 OR the new book (index).   <copy/paste the questions to a new post and bold your answers.>

1.  The Election of 1960:  Who were the candidates and what was the result of the election?

2.  Eisenhower’s Warning:   What danger did Eisenhower try to warn the American people about during his farewell address to the nation?

3.  The Cuban Dilemma: what was it?

4.  1961:  The Bay of Pigs – What was the plan and what was the result?

5.  1962:  The Cuban Missile Crisis – List three facts about the incident.

150+ words. Include a relevant photo.

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