Question:The cover story in Look Magazine for December 25, 1956 featured this photographof Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, and their son Ricky. This photo demonstrates what strong cultural value of the 1950s?Correct Your Answer: DA. significance of music in family cohesivenessB. power of television and motion picture stars to influence societyC. rising influence of Hispanic culture in the United StatesD. importance of the nuclear family unit to the parents of the babyboom generation (correct answer)E. decline of marriage and families in the 1950s7. Points Assigned: 4.00 – Multiple Choice —Question:In 1946, Dr. Benjamin Spock wrote a bestselling book onCorrect Your Answer: EA. marriage.B. public education.C. the Cold War.D. space travel.E. infant and child care. (correct answer)8. Points Assigned: 0.00 – Multiple Choice —Question:The dominant social theme of the 1950s was A. patriotism.B. religion.C. reform.D. consumerism. (correct answer)E. protest.9. Points Assigned: 4.00 – Multiple Choice —Question:People's attitudes toward organized religion in the 1950s wasCorrect Your Answer: AA. incredibly positive and religious affiliation boomed. (correct answer)B. seen mainly in the growing numbers of Protestants.C. not as important in their lives as in previous generations.D. the only way to deal with the emotional stress of the Cold War.E. something there was no time for as life became more hectic.10. Points Assigned: 0.00 – Multiple Choice —Question:A major point of agreement among those concerned with education in the 1950s wastheir belief in the need for A. segregated schools.B. instruction in values and ethics.C. a college education. (correct answer)D. neighborhood schools.E. local control of the educational system.11. Points Assigned: 4.00 – Multiple Choice —Question:The most influential social critic of the 1950s wasCorrect Your Answer: BA. Dean Acheson.