Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chp.10 History Test

Chp. 10 History Test

QuestionAnswer
1. After the World War II, a team of German scientists led by ____________ came to America to develop ___________ for the United States. Wernher von Braun, rockets
2. During the period from 1950-1960, _____________ became a center for companies working on rocket technology. Huntsville
3. In 1963, President Kennedy established a national goal of _________________________________________. putting a man on the moon by the end of the decade
4. Alabama helped in the war effort during the Vietnam War by _______ and ________. serving the in the military; training soldiers at Alabama bases
5. When the steel mills began to close in Birmingham during 1960s, _____________ became the city's most important economic institution. University of Alabama Medical Center
6. The opening of the Tenn-Tom Waterwary in 1985 gave Alabama _____________. a direct water route to the Midwest
7. During the 1930s, the Tennessee Valley Authority built _____________ to produce __________________. dams along the Tennessee River; electricity
8. The _____________________provided scholarships and upgraded education throughout the country. A National Defense Education Act
9. Two technological advances that help people share information are _____________ and __________________. email, internet
10. __________________ was the only person to be elected as governor of Alabama four times. Governor George Wallace
11. In 1990, when Saddam Hussein invaded the neighboring country of Kuwait, the United States and other countries sent soldiers to protect Saudi Arabia as a part of Operation ____________________. Desert Shield
12. In 1991, during Operation _____________________, the United States and its allies used soldiers to force Saddam Hussein to retreat to Iraq. Desert Storm
13. Who was the first African American woman in space? Mae Jemison
14. Who was the first American astronaut in space? Alan Shepherd
15. First American satellite in orbit? Explorer I
Created by: Jmcclintin