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chapter 10 - 17

FActors in the outbreak of war in europe in 1914 included

D. all the above

What policy did president Wilson originally adopt when war broke out in europe in 1914

he issued a proclamation of neutrality

John J. Pershing headed the

Socialist party

Amajor mistake be wilson in reference to peace actions was the exclusion of

republicans from the peace procedures

In the election of 1920

voters seemed to reject Wilson's idealism

The GErman U-boats

disobeyed the traditional values of naval warfare

The sinking of the lusitiana

aroused anti-german sentiment in the united states

The zimmerman letter

proposed a german-mexican alliance against the united states

All the following helped World War I exept

socialism

The WAr industries Board in world war I

regulated production

World war I broke out in europe because

europe nations made a power play in southeast europe

in 1915 William J. Bryan

supported the US withdrawal from european trade to avoid war

Which of the following favored an early US entry into world war I

Theodore Roosevelt

Charles van hughes

ran for president against woodrow wilson in 1916

the communist revolution of 1917 in russia

was headed by V Lenin

the only woman in the congress in 1917 was

jeannete Rankin

Before world war II people called world war I

the great war

which national holiday came out of world war I

veterans day

The leader of the socialist party during WWI was

Eugene Debs

America's greates adversary in WWI was

germany

Under the "clear and present danger" clause , the supreme court ruled that

the civil-rights are not absolute

The american flying ace who later helped the army develop an airs cops was

Eddie Rckenbacker

The first jew to sit on the united states supreme court was

Loius Brandeis

The doughboys were

american boys in WWI

America's largest industry in the late 20's were

cars

he liberal new york governor defeated by hoover in 1928 was

al smith

When Calvin coolidge said " the business of america is business he meant

government should leave business alone

The teapot dome scandal concerned

bribery of cabinet officer

The greatest scandal of the harding administration was

Teapot dome

for most, the 1920's were a time of

prosperity

all of the following were government policies during the 1920's except

tight corporate regulation

andrew mellon, the secretary during the 1920s practiced the "tricle down" theory of economics by

securing lower taxes on the rich

The progressive leader of the 1920s was

robert la follete

During the haring administration a major scandalcemerged in the

veteran's affairs bureau

what famous case represented the navitism in the 1920s

the trial of sacco and vanzetti

which of the following was not responsible for the loosening of sexual attitudes in the 1920's?

william bryan

The principle artichitech of president's coolidge's economy policy was

andrew mellon

The federal fovernment's tax police n the 1920's aimed at doing all of the following except

encouraging savings

The presidential candidate who ued the slogan "a return to normalcy" was

Warren Harding

President wilson's attorney general who contributed to the red scare in America in 1919 was

mitchell Palmer

The first airplane was flown by

Wilbur Wright

The first "talking" motion picture was the 1927 classic

the jazz singer

The street in New York that became famous for advertising agencies in the 1920s was

Madison Avenue

Frederick Winslow Taylor

established the national Broadcasting Corporation

The woman who led the fight for the E.R.A. legal equality for women in the 1920s was

alice paul

Ablack leader in the 1920's that spoke about black pride and who advocated that african americans should return to africa was

Marcus Garvey

One of the most famous evangelist of the 1920's was

Billy Sunday

The first to win the Noble Prize for literature was

Sinclair Lewis

The eaqual rightts amendment, first introduced in Congress in 1923 called for

no sex discrimination

Prohibition referred to

the banning of alcohol

The bonus march on washington in 1923 suggested that

the veterans wanted the government to alleviate their finacial troubles

The dispersal of "The Bonus army" from washington in 1923

damaged the reputation of the Hoover administration

The bank that should have done more to ease some of the impact of the great depression was the

federal reserve bank

One of president hoovers responses to stop the depression in america in 1930 was to

raise tarriff walls

Black Tuesday in October 1929 was the day

the stock market crash hit bottom

Congress created the F.D.I.C. in the 1930s to

protect bank deposits

In 1929, bout what percentage of the US population owned one-third of all the wealth

1 percent

Laissez-Faire economics is

free trade capitalism

The unemployment reached a high in 1932 of

30 percent

The Hawley-Smoot tarriff

raised tarrifs walls

Congress created the Reconstruction Finance Corporation in 1932 to

infuse capital into failing businesses

The tennesse Valley Authority became controversial because it

was the first time the federal government controlled a public utility in peace time

In comparison to Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt proved

less rigid in his philosophy and actions

By terms of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933

farmers were paid to limit production

The new deal farm policy

raised farm prices

The share our wealth program came from

Huey long

Which of the following NEw Deal programs still exist

federal deposit insurance corporation

Jonh's Steinbacks GRapes OF Wrath

spoke about the hardships of midwesterners in california in the 1930's

The socialist party leader of the1930s was

Norman Thomas

Theprsident that said he had a new deal for america was

frankling roosevelt

KEynesian economics suggested

deficit spending could stimulate the economy

thepresident who used "fireside" chats to reach the american people was

franklin roosvelt

Elijah Muhammad

became the leader of the Black Muslims in the 1930s

The Wagner Act

aimed at facicitating better business/labor relations

Afounder of the congress of industrial organization in 1935 was

John L. Lewis

The first female cabinet member was

francis PErkins

The Kellogg - Briand PAct

denounced war

Akey factor in the Us determination to remain a neutral in 1939 was

WWI

The good neighbor Policy of the US aimed at

improving relations wth central and south american counties

The significance of the ashignton Naval Conference (1921) was that

The major powers agreed to reduce armaments

United States neutrality legislation in the mid 1930s aimed at

avoiding the factors that had led the US into was previously

Senator GErald P. NYe's Investigation (1937-1937)

suggested that the weapons industry affected us entry into WWI

One can best describe the US policy toward the europeanand asian militarism in the 1930s as

isolationist

The atlantic charter(1941) established a bond between the

US and england

US involvement in the world in the 1920s was assured by

all of the above

The JApanese attack on pearl harpor

missed vital repair facilities

The single greatest factor in the rise of dictators and militarism in the 1030s was

probably the great depression

which of the following caused president frankling temper his views regarding the axis power of the world war II

isolationists

The US replaced the cash and carry policy in 1941 with

lend and lease

The Munich pact

allowed hitler to keep parts of chezlovakia that he had seized in 1938

The soviet 1930s leader was

Josef Stalin

Americas worst Naval Defeat occurred at

pearl harbor

The Stimson Doctrine

morally condemned Japanese

The counrty that Jaoan invaded in 1931 was

china

The military dictator that initiated the Spanish Civil War in 1936 was

francisco franco

The ludlow Amendment of 1938 aimed at

preventing the US from entering war

The nationalists chinese leader of the 1930s who fought the japanese invasion of his country was

jiang jieshi

The americans that volunteered to fight in the spanish War agaisnts fascism formed a group called the

lincoln brigade

The british prime mister during world war II was

winston churchill

1n 1940

germany captured FRance

The manhattan project

was proposed by albert einstein and other scientists in 1939

whhich of the following was not allied in WWII

us and japan

which of the following commanded US forces in asia WWII

Douglas mcarthur

in wwII the US and its allies defeated

germany italy n japan

which of te following did not being to the big three during the wwII

charles ge gaule

The US military starategy once it entered WWII was to

defeat germany then concentrate on japan

the imapct of wwII on the economy was to

increas the governments role in the econmyy

from the start wwII allies agreed to

invade europe through north africa

The battle of leyte gulf was

the biggest naval battle in history

japans offence in north pacific was smashed by the

battle of midway

the commander of allied forces during the operation overload was

dwight eisenhower

Ho chi minh was

the leader of the north viatnamese after WWII

the commander of the us troops in korea was

douglas mcarthur

united states intervtaion in greece in 1947 was a result of

the truman doctrine

the marshall plan provided for the

massive economic assistance in europe

N.A.T.O.

established military alliance between te US and western europe

in response to soviet moves in eastern europe , president truman

called for more US economic and military support to western Europe

The leader of the chinese communists after WWII was

Mao Zadong

the anti communists chinese fled in 1949 and established a governmentin

taiwan

the european nation that had colonized into-china in the 1850s was

france

The mcarthy red scare occurred

around 1950

to most republicans HARRY truman seemed politically

to the left

the southern democrats who broke away from the party in 1948 called themselves

dixicrats

in the election of 1948the leader of the southern democrats was

strom thurmand

in 1952 the republican candidate for president was

dwight eisenhower

under truman the new deal was

continued in most respects

all the folloing factors led to senator joseph mccarthys hunt for communism exempt for

dwight eisenhowers victory in 1952

the taft harley act was

oppossed by unions

harry truman social and economic reforms became known as the

fair deal

the long time leader of the united mine workers (1920-60) was

john l lewis

the taft harley act 1947

banned closed shops

the armed forces of the united states finally integrated under president

truman

the infamous congressional comitite in 1938 to investigate subversion was the house was

house un american activities comitte

in 1948 alger hiss served as

the head of the american communist party

the smith act 1940

allowed the government to arrest suspected subversives

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