1.describe and explain california’s tremendous population growth during the postwar decades. what factor led so many americans to move there? what was so-called “california living” and it’s attractions?
2.why did anti-communist hysteria sweep the country in the early 1950s? how did it shape domestic politics? In your answer, be sure to consider the influence of developmennts abroad and at home as causes.
3.describe the causes of the economic growth and prosperity of the postwar decade of the 1950s and’60s. what was the economic impact of people’s domestic lives and decisions? what was the role of government policies in promoting economic expansion?
4. what economic, strategic, and technological factors best account for the allies’ victory over the axis powers in world war 2?