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What would not be an accurate characterization of Americas empire in the early 20th century

Territorial

Between 1901& 1920 Us MARINES landed in Caribbean countries approximately ____ times

20

what was not a principle of the 14 points

an end to colonization

The 14 points attempted to

provide an peace agenda to create a new democratic order

most progressives came to see the war as a golden opportunity because

they hoped to disseminate progressive values around the globe

Which act restricted the freedom of speech by authorizing the arrest of anyone who made "false statements" that might impede military success?

The Espionage Act

Ford Motor Company

fired emplyees

500,000

how many black left for the south between 1910&1920

Substantial gain for workers

statement about the red scare that is false

treaty of versailles

required germany to pay over 33 billion in reparations

Senators opposing Americas participation

argued that it would threaten to deprive the country of its freedom of action

bananas

fruit that united fruit company seeked to promote the consumption of in the us

military interventions

woodrow wilsons moral imperialism in latin america produced more military interventions than any other president

1916 uprising in London

The Easter Rebellion

women

americanization programs often targeted women as the bearers and transmitters of culture

Americans during war in europe

were deeply divided

us neutrality

policy tested by both the germans and the british

zimmermann telegram

outlined the german plan for an attack on the us by mexico

jeannette rankin

did not support us entry into world war 1

national womens party

was part of a new more militant generation of college educated activists

the American protective league

worked with the justice department to identify radicals and slackers

W.E.B. Du Bois

founded the National Association for the advancement of Colored People

Calvin Coolidge believed that the chief business of the American people was ______

business

politics in the 1920's - false

women took an active role in national politics, overwhelmingly supporting the republican party

what is not an example of the economic diplomacy of the 1920s desgined to improve American business

rejecting the league of nations

the 1924 Immigration ACts

all of the above

"capital" of black america

harlem

hoovers response to the depression

all of the above (tax increase etc.)

"Sacred acquisition" Andre Siegrfried

a standard of living

"banned in boston" referred ti

a book ban in the city, including books by ernest hemingway

meyer v. nebraska

overturned a law that stated public schools instruct classes in english

during the scopes trial, clarence darrow, the defense lawyer, question wom as a supposedly exprert witness about the bible?

william jennings bryan

which is an angent of Americanization?

all of the above

slumming meant

whites going to harlems dancehalls, jazzclubs, and speakeasies

the backbone of economic growth during the 1920s was the increased consumption of

automobiles

in the 1920s movies radios, and phonographs

helped create and spread a new celebrity culture

the equal rights ammendment

was proposed by the nationals womens party

the McNary Haugen bill

proposed the government purchase of farm products so as to raise prices

robert la follette ran for president in 1924

as a progressive part canidate

american foreign policy during the 1920s

reflected the close working relationship between gov. and business

the hays code

prohibited movies from depicting nudity, long kisses, and adultery

during the 1920s, prohibition

all of the above

in 1923, the meyer v nebraska decision

was a startling reversal in the cause of americanization

in 1928,herbert hoover

won the presidency, primarily because of his sterling reputation and the general apparent prosperity

the primary cause of the great depression

included declining american purchasing power

the effects of the depression included

all of the above

the 1st thing that roosevelt attended to as president was the

banking crisis

which statment about the new deal is true?

social security was a second new deal program

which two new deal programs did the supreme court rule unconstitutional?

aaa and NRA

the new deal concentrated power in the hands of

the executive

which statement about the social security act is false?

it was extremely original in concept

fearing the growth of the communist part in america, congress passed the

smith act

which statement is not true about Franklin Roosevelt?

he ran for vice president on the ill fated republican ticket of 1920

Whose symbol was the blue eagle

national recovery administration

which phrase best describes eleanor roosevelt s tenure as first ladY?

redefined the role of first lady, championing womens rights, civil rights, and human rights

in john steinbecks piece about the dust bowl, he explained that the migrants were hated because

all of the above

the works progress administration

included projects in the arts

the wagner act

created the national labor relations board

the social security act of 1935

included old age pensions, unemployment relief and aid to dependent children

Keynesian economics

relied on large-scale government spending

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