Why was the victory of the Sandinistas in Nicaragua during the late 1970s possible?
a. Cuba assisted them.
b. A widespread rebellion began when the Somozas killed a prominent conservative journalist.
c. The United States withdrew military aid to Somoza’s National Guard.
d. They joined forces with Guatemala, El Salvador, and other Central American nations.
Which of the following was a direct consequence of the breakup of the Soviet Union?
a. It left the United States as the world champion of capitalism and only superpower in the world of a new line of thought.
b. Russia became the world champion of communism.
c. It promoted socialism in Latin America.
d. It created a rebellion against the Russian Royalty.
Which statement best describes the situation in Chile during the 1990s?
a. Chile enjoyed low inflation, good credit, steady growth, and diversified exports.
b. Chile defaulted in its foreign debt.
c. Chile had never had a dictator in power.
d. Chile suffered from high inflation and bad credit.
Which of the following was a direct consequence of neoliberalism?
a. low unemployment rates
b. high unemployment rates
d. high tariffs
Which of the following concepts did the “new left” reject?
a. the free market
b. social distribution
Which of the following statements best describes Fernando Henrique Cardoso?
a. a Marxist sociology professor who ruled Brazil with an iron fist
b. a Marxist sociology professor who inspired a generation of social scientists
C. A BRAZILIAN DICTATOR
D. PRESIDENT OF BRAZIL; GOVERNED AS A RADICAL MARXIST
7.Which leader of the Argentine junta argued that the March 1976 coup was necessary because it marked “the final closing of a historical cycle and the opening of a new one whose fundamental characteristic will be manifested by the reorganization of the nation?”
A. EMILIO MASSERA
b. Orlando Agosti
C. JORGE VIDELA
D. ROBERTO VIOLA
8.What was the event in 1978 that gave the junta “political space” to continue with “El Proceso” until the end of the decade?
A. A VISIT TO ARGENTINA BY THE NEW POPE JOHN PAUL II.
B. THE VICTORY OF THE NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM IN THE WORLD CUP FINAL GAME.
C. THE IMPEACHMENT OF PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER BY THE REPUBLICAN-LED HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
d. A historical trade deal that was signed with China, which gave Argentine farmers and cattle ranchers favorable terms to export their products to China.
With what episode were British military leaders still upset about, which compelled them to favor a strong reaction to the Argentine invasion of the Falkland Islands?
a. German submarine aggression during World War I.B. THE “BATTLE OF BRITAIN” IN 1940, WHEN THE GERMAN LUFTWAFFE CONDUCTED AIR RAIDS OVER LONDON.
c. The Suez Canal crisis of 1956
D. THE BOMBING OF LORD MOUNTBATTEN’S BOAT IN 1979 BY THE IRISH REPUBLICAN ARMY.
Which member of Margaret Thatcher’s government resigned immediately in the aftermath of the Argentine invasion of the Malvinas?
a. Foreign Secretary Lord CarringtonB. SIR ANTHONY PARSONS, BRITISH AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS
C. PRIME MINISTER THATCHER HERSELF RESIGNED, BUT QUEEN ELIZABETH AND MEMBERS OF THE CONSERVATIVE PARTY URGED HER TO RETURN TO HER POST FIVE DAYS LATER.
D. ADMIRAL SIR TERENCE LEWIN, CHIEF OF THE DEFENCE STAFF
What was the message of the secret cable sent by Secretary of State Alexander Haig to Lord Carrington just before the Argentine invasion of the Malvinas?
a. “The Argentines are too strong, I would encourage the Prime Minister to begin negotiations with them immediately.”B. “THE PRESIDENT IS READY TO RESPOND IMMEDIATELY WITH SANCTIONS AGAINST THE JUNTA, EVEN TO THE POINT OF LAUNCHING A MILITARY ACTION.”
C. “WE WILL OF COURSE HAVE A GREATER CHANCE OF INFLUENCING ARGENTINE BEHAVIOR IF WE APPEAR TO THEM NOT TO FAVOR ONE SIDE OR THE OTHER.”
D.“THE PRESIDENT THINKS THAT THE SOVIETS ARE BEHIND THIS AGGRESSIVE ACT, I WILL GO TO MOSCOW IMMEDIATELY TO TALK TO THE KREMLIN ABOUT THIS.”
During his visit to Buenos Aires, Secretary of State Haig met with General Leopoldo Galtieri and which other Argentine official?
a. Finance Minister José Martínez de HozB. ADMIRAL EMILIO MASSERA
C. FOREIGN MINISTER NICANOR COSTA MÉNDEZ
D. GENERAL MARIO MENÉNDEZ
What was the pivotal event in the war which totally ended any further possible attempts of negotiating an end to the crisis?
a. The Argentine submarine Santa Fe was sunk and several sailors were taken as prisoners of war.B. THE CRUISER GENERAL BELGRANO WAS SUNK BY THE SUBMARINE HMS CONQUEROR.
C. THE BRITISH DECLARED A 200-MILE “MARITIME EXCLUSION ZONE” AROUND THE ISLANDS.
D. THE ARGENTINE NAVY ENGAGED IN A BRIEF SKIRMISH WITH THE CHILEAN NAVY IN THE BEAGLE CHANNEL, THREATENING TO DRAW CHILE INTO THE WAR, BEFORE PRESIDENT REAGAN PERSONALLY INTERVENED AND URGED CHILEAN LEADER AUGUSTO PINOCHET TO STAY NEUTRAL.
Which of the following democratic events did not occur in South America following the Falklands/Malvinas War?
a. Brazil returned to democracy in 1985B. A PLEBISCITE IN CHILE IN 1988 REJECTED AUGUSTO PINOCHET’S BID TO STAY IN POWER FOR 8 MORE YEARS.
C. ALFREDO STROESSNER WAS OUSTED AS PARAGUAY’S DICTATOR IN 1989.
D. FRENCH GUIANA GAINED ITS INDEPENDENCE FROM FRANCE TO BECOME THE NATION OF SAINT-LAURENT ET CAYENNE.
Act I J. Pierrepont Finch, a youthful window washer in New York City with enormous desire, peruses the book How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. The “Book Voice” reveals to him that he will be fruitful in the business world on the off chance that he follows the book’s recommendation. Energized, Finch enters the World Wide Wicket Company scanning for a vocation (“How To Succeed”). Finch finds J.B. Biggley, the leader of the organization, who sends him to the staff supervisor, Mr. Bratt. Rosemary Pilkington, a truly, youthful secretary working at the organization, is intrigued purchase Finch’s intensity and encourages him meet Mr. Bratt. Bratt is initially exceptionally abrupt to Finch, thus Finch discloses to him that Biggley sent him and that they were companions. Bratt gives him a vocation in the sorting room, where he works with Mr. Biggley’s sluggish, pompous, and nepotistic nephew Bud Frump. Rosemary who longs for wedded life and has favored Finch, fantasizes about him to her companion Smitty. (“Glad To Keep His Dinner Warm”). A quick rest is called, yet the machine has come up short on espresso. (“Short breather”). Finch is baffled about being at the organization for a week and not progressing. Through Rosemary, he meets Miss Jones, Biggley’s secretary. In the sorting room, Finch procures the regard of long-lasting leader of the sorting room, Mr. Twimble, who is moving to the transportation office and must pick his successor. He discloses to Finch the key to life span at the organization (“The Company Way”). Twimble declared Finch as his decision to head the sorting room, anyway the book cautions not to remain in the sorting room excessively long. Finch prescribes Frump for the advancement rather than himself, to benefit the organization. Twimble is hesitant to advance Frump in light of his lethargy, however Frump vows to be a decent representative (“The Company Way (Reprise)”). Twimble and Bratt are both dazzled by Finch’s benevolent choice, and Bratt extends to him an employment opportunity as a lesser official in the Plans and Systems office, headed by Mr. Gatch, unfortunately. An amazingly alluring however air-headed lady named Hedy LaRue, Mr. Biggley’s mystery fancy woman, is procured as a secretary. Her passageway pulls in the consideration of the considerable number of men in the workplace, inciting Bratt to clarify the workplace approach on being a tease (“A Secretary isn’t a Toy”). Finch gains from Mr. Biggley’s secretary, Miss Jones, that Biggley is a pleased alumni of Old Ivy school. In the lift by the day’s end, Rosemary’s kindred secretary Smitty causes her and Finch set up a date (“Been A Long Day”). After they leave, Frump runs into Biggley and Hedy and understands the idea of their relationship. He coerces Biggley into giving him an advancement, by taking steps to tell his mom (“Been A Long Day (Reprise)”). Finch shows up before the expected time Saturday morning and sets up the workplace so it would seem that he has been working throughout the night, realizing that Biggley is coming in to the workplace soon. Finch persuades Biggley that he is additionally a pleased graduate of Old Ivy and they sing the Old Ivy battle melody (“Grand Old Ivy”). Biggley requests that Finch be given his own office and secretary, and Bratt appoints Hedy to him. With the book’s assistance, Finch understands that Biggley must be Hedy’s backer and sends her on a task to Gatch, very much aware that Gatch will make a go at her. Gatch succumbs to the snare and is sent to Venezuela, and Finch is elevated to his situation as head of Plans and Systems. At a gathering for the new Advertising Department head, Benjamin Burton Daniel Ovington, Rosemary plans to dazzle Finch with her new dress, a Paris unique. Be that as it may, the various ladies land at the gathering wearing a similar dress (“Paris Original”). Hedy, who has had an excessive amount to drink, goes up to Biggley’s office to shower. Slob plans for Biggley to find Finch kissing Hedy in his office, yet after LaRue coerces Finch into kissing her, he understands he’s quite love with Rosemary and proposes to her (“Rosemary”). As Rosemary is going to acknowledge, Hedy leaves the washroom in a towel which irritates Rosemary. She leaves, yet comes back to reveal to Finch that Bud and Biggley are simply outside. Slob and Biggley stroll into the workplace similarly as Finch grasps Rosemary. Ovington is compelled to leave after Finch prompts him to uncover to Biggley that he is an alum from Northern State, Old Ivy’s unpleasant opponent. Biggley names Finch Vice-President in Charge of Advertising. Biggley leaves as Finch and Rosemary pronounce their adoration for one another, and Bud Frump promises retribution to stop Finch’s fleeting ascent (“Act I Finale”). Act II After two days, Rosemary feels disregarded by Finch and chooses to stop. Smitty and her kindred secretaries persuade her to remain on the grounds that she’s experiencing their fantasy about wedding an official (“Cinderella, Darling”). The book cautions Finch that since Vice-President of Advertising is a hazardous position and that to spare the circumstance, he needs a splendid thought. Bud Frump guilefully discloses to Finch his thought for a broadcast treasure chase. Finch adores the thought, uninformed that Biggley has just heard the thought beforehand and dismissed it. Finch reveals to Rosemary the thought, who reacts by disclosing to Finch that she cherishes him. (“Glad To Keep His Dinner Warm (Reprise)”). Hedy discloses to Biggley that she is miserable as a secretary and is stopping. Biggley beseeches her to remain and reveals to her he adores her (“Love From a Heart of Gold”). In the official washroom, Finch gives himself a motivational speech before the gathering while, despite his good faith, Frump guarantees different administrators Finch’s introduction will flounder, and they plot against him (“I Believe In You”). Finch exhibits his concept of the broadcast treasure chase to Biggley: he will shroud 5,000 portions of organization stock in every one of the ten workplaces around the nation and give the crowd week after week pieces of information concerning where they are found. Biggley doesn’t care for the thought, until Finch clarifies that each piece of information will be given by the negligibly dressed World Wide Wicket Treasure Girl: Hedy LaRue. During the main network show, Hedy is advised to swear on a Bible that she doesn’t have the foggiest idea about the area of the prizes. Biggley had in reality disclosed to Hedy the areas the earlier night and Hedy alarms, uncovering the areas to the whole TV crowd. This prompts all the Wicket representatives to destroy the workplaces searching for them. The book reveals to Finch that in the event that he is the reason for the debacle, to re-read the principal part on the most proficient method to go after a position. The administrators, including Chairman of the Board Wally Womper, are trusting that Finch will turn in his abdication. Finch discloses to Rosemary that he will presumably come back to washing windows, yet Rosemary guarantees him that she will even now adore him regardless (“I Believe in You (Reprise)”). Bud lands to take Finch to the workplace. Similarly as Finch is going to sign his letter of abdication, uncovers to the officials that he was in certainty a window washer before going to the organization. Womper is attracted to Finch as he, as well, was a window washer. Finch skilfully accuses the fortune chase for Frump, likewise referencing to Womper that Frump is Biggley’s nephew. Womper is going to fire every one of the administrators when Finch steps in for everybody’s benefit, disclosing to Finch him that despite the fact that the business world is a spot loaded up with treachery and aggressiveness, the World Wide Wicket staff resembles a family to him (“Brotherhood of Man”). Every one of the administrators are saved, Bud Frump, be that as it may, is terminated. Biggley remains leader of the organization, Womper resigns to venture to the far corners of the planet with his new spouse, Hedy, and Finch turns into the new Chairman of the Board. Rosemary remains close by and moves him to become President of the United States. Slob finds a new line of work as a window washer, swearing vengeance against Finch and perusing How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (“Finale”).>GET ANSWER Let’s block ads! (Why?)