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 ___________________.

  1. investigation
  2. election
  3. interrogation
  4. impeachment

Question 2 of 3

President Richard Nixon was the first president in history to do what?

  1. Resign
  2. Be impeached
  3. Serve three terms
  4. Break the law

Question 3 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. The Watergate Scandal was when many White House spies gave information to the Senate that they had been told to keep secret.
  2. The three branches of the U.S. Government have separate powers.
  3. So far in history, two U.S. presidents have been impeached.
  4. 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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