HIS 145 WEEK 3 Modern America Matrix 1960s Part Two

Resources: Ch. 8, 9, 10 & 11 of Moving On, MySearchLab, and the University Library

Complete the Material: Modern America Matrix Week 3 on the second part of the1960s.

Week 3: 1960s Part Two  Johnson’s Presidency  From the following list, choose five events from the 1960s. Identify the basic facts, dates, and purpose of the event in 2 to 3 sentences in the Identify column. Include why the event is significant in the Significance column, and add a reference for your material in the Reference column.

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • The War on Poverty
  • The Apollo Program
  • The Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • The Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • Tax Cuts for Economic Growth
  • Job Corps
  • National Endowment for the Arts and Humanities
  • National School Lunch Act of 1946
  • Wilderness Act of 1964
  • Food Stamp Act of 1964
  • The Voting Rights Act of 1965
  • The Immigration Act of 1965
  • The Rolling Stones
  • The Beatles
  • Flower Children
  • Abbie Hoffman and the Chicago Seven
  • Kent State killings
Event Identify Significance Reference

HIS 145 WEEK 3 Modern America Matrix 1960s Part Two

Resources: Ch. 8, 9, 10 & 11 of Moving On, MySearchLab, and the University Library

Complete the Material: Modern America Matrix Week 3 on the second part of the1960s.

Week 3: 1960s Part Two  Johnson’s Presidency  From the following list, choose five events from the 1960s. Identify the basic facts, dates, and purpose of the event in 2 to 3 sentences in the Identify column. Include why the event is significant in the Significance column, and add a reference for your material in the Reference column.

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • The War on Poverty
  • The Apollo Program
  • The Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • The Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • Tax Cuts for Economic Growth
  • Job Corps
  • National Endowment for the Arts and Humanities
  • National School Lunch Act of 1946
  • Wilderness Act of 1964
  • Food Stamp Act of 1964
  • The Voting Rights Act of 1965
  • The Immigration Act of 1965
  • The Rolling Stones
  • The Beatles
  • Flower Children
  • Abbie Hoffman and the Chicago Seven
  • Kent State killings
Event Identify Significance Reference

HIS 145 WEEK 3 Modern America Matrix 1960s Part Two