Final Australia Exam
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Final Australia Exam
Alfonso Australia Final
Who is Ben Chifley?
Labor Party Leader(1945-1951) Selected after Curtin's Death
Prime Minister(1945-1949) after Francis Forde's 8 day caretaker government
Who is H.C. "Nugget" Coombs?
Headed Central banks under Labor and Liberal Country Govt.
Top Central Banker
What was overturned by High Court in 1949?
Nationalization of the Banking System
Who is Arthur Calwell?
Australia's first minister of Immigration (1945-1949)
Who is Robert Menzies?
Liberal Party founded (1944-1945) as anti-Labor coalition
Landslide Liberal -Country victory in 1949 election
What massive public works projects was part of the post 1945 era in Australia Economic expansion?
Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme
What was greatly increased in the Heavy Industry post 1945 era of the Economic Expansion?
Holden Automobile(1948) auto industry.
*Evolution from "Functional to Fancy"
1st Australian City to host the Summer Olympics?
Melbourne Olympics (1956)
(Security Agencies) (ASIO) Australian Security Intelligence Organization
Similar to FBI/MI5
(Security Agencies) (ASIS) Australian Secret Intelligence Service
Similar to CIA/MI6
Who defends the Communist Party?
Labor Leader Bert Evatt
Who benefits from the Vladimir Petrov Spy Scandal?
Who suffers from the Vladimir Petrov Spy Scandal?
The Labor Party
Who is B.A. Santamaria??
Conservative Catholic activist
"Groupers"- Santamaria inspired Industrial Groups
Which party was formed by the "Groupers"?
The Democratic Labor Party
Which Country tested atomic weapons?
U.S./Australia/New Zealand security pact
Southeast Asian Treaty Organization/SEATO
Anti Communist Security pact of U.S/ Britain/France/Australia and New Zealand
Where was the Malayan Emergency?
In the Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation, Australia fought what country?
What is the name we gave to the communist insurgency?
When did Australia have a military draft/Conscription?
Late 1960's and ended in 1972
Who stepped in as President after Kennedy Assasination and known for the bombing in South and North Vietnam?
Lyndon Johnson (1963-1969)
What is Tet Offensive?
Military Victory for U.S and South Vietnam
Political Victory for North Vietnam and Viet Cong
Under what U.S President coined "Vietnamization" of War?
Who was the Prime Minister when the Dictation Test Dropped?
Who government policy officially repudiated the White Australian Policy?
Harold Holt Government
What Protest is involved with Aborigines?
Aboriginal Tent Embassy and Aboriginal Flag
Where was the Protest?
What issue was involved in 1967 Referendum?
Major problem in Australia in Latter 1960's?
What Prime Minister was presumed drowned and missing?
Who wins the 72 election?
What the slogan in 1972 election?
What country got its independence from Australia?
Papua New Guinea
Who is Malcom Fraser?
Liberal Leader -Controversial role in Whitlam Dismissal
What's coined to explain the economic downturn in the 70's early 80's?
What country was the Biggest Threat to World Peace?