the campaign against slavery and the slave trade
one who owns a large estate but does not live there
absolute power of the emperor
What was a feature of the New Japanese political system created by Meiji?
accepting unequal treaties and modernizing
Siam avoided becoming a European colony by...?
Aggressive nationalism, Economic and Imperial rivalries, militarism, and Alliances
What are the Four Main causes of WWI?
doctrine that Gandhi preached
aligned with Dardanelles
Why was the Ottoman Empire considered such a valuable ally to the Central Power?
an incident in which British troops fired on an unarmed group of Indians in 1919.
Hitler's plan for the union of Germany and Austria
a policy of rigid segregation practiced in South Africa
Truman doctrine was rooted in the idea of..?
What key event convinced many Indians that India needed to govern itself
Name a turning point in the Indian dependence movement in 1919.
Artistic movement that portrayed the workings of the unconscious
organized crime increased
As a result of prohibition what increased?
attack of the luftwaffe
What was the first stage of his blitzkrieg tactic?
British penal colony during the 1700s.
balance of trade
The difference between how much a country imports and exports
advocated the establishment of a national home for Jewish people in Palestine
Helped open an era of liberal reform in Mexico known as La Reforma
Who forged the Tories into the modern Conservative party?
At what conference did European powers agree that in order to claim part of Africa, a European power would have to set up a government office there?
Party militants, rejected the democratic process in favor of violent action
Which political group seized complete control of Russia
boycott British goods
As part of the struggle for Indian independence, Mohandas Gandhi urged Indians to...
Britain, France, Russia
Who was in the Triple Entente?
Canada gained self-rule
What was the result of the British North American Act of 1867?
crime punishable by death
Mexican president who approved the Constitution
In the Ottoman Empire, tensions between Turkish nationalists and ethnic groups seeking independence sparked genocide against the..?
strong local leaders in Latin America who challenged central government for power
the refusal to obey unjust laws
civil disobedience and economic policy
Thoreau influenced Gandhi through his ideas on..?
who wanted to punish Germany
temporary alliance of various political parties
large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group
system in which government officials make all the basic economic decisions
How did the women benefit from WWI? They...
government survived but had to share power
What was a result of Taipang rebellion?
A painful time of global economic collapse
A system of forced labor camps
large plantation controlled by the Mexican elite
An African movement in the 1920s-1930s
He replaced Islamic law with secular law
Why did many Muslim religious leaders in Persia disapprove of the reforms introduced by Reza Khan?
He wanted their natural resources
WHy did Hitler Invade the Soviet Union?
Who did King Leopold II hire to explore the Congo River Basin and arrange trade treaties with African leaders?
control the minds of german youth
Hitlers Plan was to...
Hitlers plan to bomb and take over London and British cities
What was Operation Sea lion?
In the Treaty of Nanjing, Britain gained control of?
In 1920 Alexander Flemming discovered....
In Britain during the 1920s the labor party moved toward what type of government?
In Germany the Nuremburg Laws deprived Jews of?
Institutional Revolution Party
What party dominated Mexican politics from the 1930s through the free elation of 2000?
The interest of Europeans in which country intensified after the discovery of oil?
Irish catholics were allowed to vote and hold office
What did the Catholic Emancipation Act accomplish in Ireland in 1829?
It allowed Germany and the Soviet Union to invade Poland
What was the significance of the Nazi-Soviet Pact?
It allowed the US to gradually move north to Japan
What did "island hopping" in the Pacific accomplish?
It made church land the property of the nation
What did the Mexican Constitution of 1917 do?
It made the US join the war
What was the significance of the Zimmerman note?
It prevented a quick victory over France by Germany
Why was the Battle of Marne significant?
Which European nation invaded Ethiopia in 1935?
Japan gained control of Korea
What was a result of the Russo-Japanese War?
the rise to power of the Tokugawa family resulted in?
pilots who crashed planes into the Allied warhships
An international agreement to stop using war as a method of national policy
What party surpassed the Liberal party and became one of Britain's major parties?
legally separate, ensure white economic political supremacy
The purpose of apartheid in South Africa was to.....
This allows the U.S. to aid American Allies
Who was the Bolshevik leader?
knowing publication of false and damaging statements
What did the Whig party turn into?
Ruler of Hawaiian islands who was overthrown by planters from the U.S.
lost its Arab and North African lands
As a result of the Treaty of Sevres, the Ottoman Empire....
Territory purchased by Thomas Jefferson from France in 1803
Massive fortifications built by the French along the French border with Germany in the 1930s to protect future invasions
project to harness the power of the atom
indigenous people of New Zealand
Marxism gained only limited support among the British working class
One result of social welfare reforms passed in great britain in the early 1900s was that...?
People of mixed naive american and French Canadian descent
Who did the Whig party consist of?
glorification of the military
Military supporters of Mussolini
set siam on the road to modernization
What ruler is sometimes called "the father of Modern Egypt" due to the reforms he made?
an example of the rise of cultural nationalism in Mexico in the 1920s and 1930s
Nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, who rose to power and set up the Second Empire
Natives were seen as children in need to guidance
How did Catholic missionaries interact with African natives
movement in which writers expressed their pride in their African roots
this was passed to prevent the US involvement in European War
A massive package of economic and social programs
nobles, landowners, and others whose interest and income are rotted in agriculture
Who did the Tory Party speak for?
German city in which Allies held war crime trials
One of the first things the Nazi's did that rejected the Treaty of Versailles
overthrew Ottoman sultan and declared Turkey as a republic
Turkish nationalists, led by Ataturk....
opposition to all war
What was set up in 1871 during the Third Republic to save the Republic from the Royalists
Parliament ended the rule of the East India COmpany
What was one result of the Sepoy Rebellion
Through reforms that took place during the late 1800s, Britain transformed itself into a....
Britain started out being a constitutional monarchy but ended up being a _______________.
place were people convicted of crimes were sent
people lost faith in the ideas of liberal government
in the 1930s what effect id the Great Depression have in Latin America
What charter demanded universal male suffrage, annual parliamentary elections, and salaries for members of Parliament?
Persuaded czechs to surrender the Sudetenland
What did British and french do at the Munich Conference to avoid war?
france prime minister
the first british colonists to settle in AUstralia in large numbers were....
the ban on the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages
growing class of factory and railroad workers, miners, and urban workers
spreading of ideas to promote a cause or to damage an opposing cause
Protect the U.S. trading rights in China
the purpose of the Open Door policy was to....
colony administered by local rulers with european advisors
a method of studying how the mind works and treating mental disorders
what party did the tories turn into>
Constitutional Act of 1791
Britain created the provinces of Upper Canada and Lower Canada when it passed the....
Convert Maories to Christianity
Why did missionaries land in New Zealand in 1814?
Platt Amendment gave the US the right to intervene in the affairs of......
artistic movement in which artists reject tradition and produce works that often shocked their viewers
straight connecting the Black sea
who believed that opening the interior of Africa to Christianity and trade would end the slave trade?
defeat in the Sino-Japanese War
100 days of Reform was kind of brought about by China's......
reduction of armed forces and weapons
a political scandal that caused deep divisions in France between Royalists and liberals and republicans; centered on the 1894 wrongful conviction of Alfred Dreyfus, a Jewish officer in the army
During the Great Depression in 1930, what did the government do that contributed to the cause of it?
body of people allowed to vote
What freed the African Americans during the civil war?
Which country was able to preserve its independence by defeating Italian invaders in 1896?
It modernized and imported European weapons
Ethiopia was able to remain independent because...
Finland and Czech
Eventually right when dictatorship emerged in the Eastern Europ which did not have it?
policy of increasing the amount of territory a government holds
socialist organization founded in 1883 who promoted gradual change through legal means rather than by violence
farmers and landowners
who supported the corn laws
farmers and wealthy landowners (because they kept grain prices high)
The British corn laws were supported by..?
any centralized authoritarian government system that is not communist whose policies glorify the state over the individual and are destructive to basic human rights
First Sino-Japanese War
Japan gained control of Taiwan as a result of the ....?
Woodrow Wilson's term used to prevent future wars
What brought an end to France's 2nd empire?
frank Lloyd Wright
"Falling Water" architect
trade between countries without quotas, tariffs, or other restrictions
gain access to the mediterranean Sea
as the ottoman empire crumbled, Russia plotted to seize the Bosporus and Dardaneles in order too..?
strike by workers in many different industries at the same time
German attack on North Africa stopped
Why was the Battle of El Alamein significant?
Meiji reformers chase to model the new Japanese government after the government of...?
Germany declared war on France and invaded Belgium
What event made Britain decide to enter WWI?
Germany, Italy, Australia
Which nations are in the Triple Alliance
Secret police in Nazi germany
Good Neighbor Policy
pledge by the US to lessen its involvement in Latin American affiars
the treaty of versailles ended WWI and focused on?
indian tradition of isolating women in separate quarters
push for Indian self rule
Indian National congress was formed to..?
Fear of Radicals "communists"
Reform act of 1832
what act redistributed seats in the House of Commons, giving representation to large towns and cities and eliminating rotten boroughs and granted suffrage to more men?
reject religion in laws and government
one of ataturks reforms in turkey was to
shah who modernized Persia
coal-rich industrial region in Germany
Russia mobilized quicker than Germany thought
Why did the Schlieffen plan Fail?
making a nationality's culture more ethnically russian
same legal status as minors
in japanese society under the meiji, women had......(what status in society)
When a teacher tried teaching evolution (its a trial)
forced separation by race, sex, religion, or ethnicity
sent troops to Rhineland
Through what action did Hitler violate the treaty of Versailles
why did russia enter WWI? Because of the.....
a canal linking the Red Sea and Indian Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea, which also links Europe to Asia and East africa
stalin attempted to make the culture life of Russia more Russian by...?
Stalin's 5 year plan
this plan led to Building heavy industries, improving transportation, increase farm output
What was the site of Major Soviet victory over Germans.
artistic movement that attempts to portray the workings of the unconscious mind
symbol of women who worked in manufacturing in WWII
Who was rosie the riveter
British colonel who helped arab nationalists free nations from the Ottoman Empire
what stopped german advance in the Soviet Union
Why was the Spanish Civil war a dress rehearsal for WWII?
the assassination of archduke francis Ferdinand by a serbian nationalist
what is the Immediate cause of WWI?
the discovery of gold and diamonds in Boer-held lands
the boer war was sparked by...?
the farmers who were killed by Stalin
the power of love could change wrongdoers
What did Indian leader Gandhi preach?
The U.s. stopped selling iron, steel, and oil to them
why did Japan decide to attack the US
The western front had a stalemate and trenches. the eastern front had higher casualty rates
What was the main difference between the fighting on the Western and Eastern Fronts
Theodor Herzl helped to launch modern Zionism
What was a result of widespread Anti-Semitism in Eruope in the 1800s
They had little fuel due to the Allied bombings
Why was the German air force almost grounded before D-Day
They thought it would lead to a democratic government
During Russia's revolutionary period, why did the allies support overthrowing the tsar
the wanted independence
why were some colonists of european nations eager to enter the war?
those loyal to the tsar
who composed the "white" armies of Russia during its 3 year long civil war
to achieve victory in Europe before victory in Asia
in 1942 what priority did the Big three set at the Yalta Conference
To prevent attack by u-boats
allies organized their merchant ships into convoys to prevent what?
what party came up with the Reform Bill of 1867 which gave the voting right to many working class men
putting all of a nation's resources in war effort
government in which a one party dictatorship regulates every aspect of citizens lives
economic situation that occurs when a nation imports more than it exports
traditional social order
conservative leaders in Latin america in the 1880s believed in?
why did stalemate occur in Western Front
US gained control of the philippines
what was a result of the treaty that ended the Spanish American War
under mussolinis rule in italy what type of government was it
who entered WWI due to cultural ties with france and Brtain? the...
Urban middle class wanted democracy
what was an important factor in bringing about the mexican revolution
what group sharply criticized the Wiemar Republic "as too weak"
what is the key characteristic of facism
What is the agreement called that reduced German reparations and provided the US loans to Germany
seeds, tractors, and fertilizers
What is the government responsible for putting on collectives
what is the night of broken glass called
what was a result of Marie Curie and Einstein works together
who were the liberated young women of the jazz age?
germany fell behind in the reparations
Why did the French occupy the Ruhr Valley
who led the whigs
powerful japanese business families who ruled over industrial empires
gas-filled balloons used as bombs
a movement devoted to rebuilding the Jewish state in Palestine