WONDER #2483: What Was the Watergate Scandal?
Question 1 of 3
The process of putting a U.S. President on trial for breaking the law is called ___________________.
Question 2 of 3
President Richard Nixon was the first president in history to do what?
- Be impeached
- Serve three terms
- Break the law
Question 3 of 3
What was the main idea of this Wonder?
- The Watergate Scandal was when many White House spies gave information to the Senate that they had been told to keep secret.
- The three branches of the U.S. Government have separate powers.
- So far in history, two U.S. presidents have been impeached.
- The Watergate Scandal was an event in which President Nixon tried to cover up his involvement in illegal activity to win re-election.
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