5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Indian Reorganization Act of 1934
- Kellogg- Briand Pact
- Francis Perkins
- Enola Gay
- a the name of the American B-29 bomber, piloted by Col. Paul Tibbets, Jr., that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug. 6, 1945.
- b Agreement signed in 1928 in which nations agreed not to pose the threat of war against one another
- c This Act reversed previous Indian policy by guaranteeing religious freedom and tribal self-government and providing economic assistance.
- d Was the U.S. Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945, and the first woman ever appointed to the US Cabinet. As a loyal supporter of her friend Franklin D. Roosevelt, she helped pull the labor movement into the New Deal coalition. She and Interior Secretary Harold Ickes were the only original members of Roosevelt's cabinet who remained in offices for his entire Presidency
- e Work Progress Administration: Massive work relief program funded projects ranging from construction to acting; disbanded by FDR during WWII
5 Multiple choice questions
- Land that Germany thought was rightfully theirs due to the large German speaking population
- English economist who advocated the use of government monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment without inflation (1883-1946)
- October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed. Lead to the Panic of 1929
- 1927 - The first movie with sound; this "talkie" was about the life of famous jazz singer; Al Jolson.
- (FDR) 1934, provided for the drafting and guidelines of a Constitution for a 10-year "transitional period" which became the government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines before the granting of Philippine independence, during which the US would maintain military forces in the Philippines.
5 True/False questions
Lois Armstrong → a black musician who changed the course of jazz and enabled blacks to solo; self-taught cornet--> trumpet; invented Scat- Satchino
WAC's → Women Appointed for Volunteer Emergency Service in the Navy
Yalta Conference → FDR, Churchill and Stalin met at Yalta. Russia agreed to declare war on Japan after the surrender of Germany and in return FDR and Churchill promised the USSR concession in Manchuria and the territories that it had lost in the Russo-Japanese War
2nd New Deal → legislative program focusing on reform begun by FDR in 1935 when the first attempt to end the Depression failed
Revenue Act of 1935 → "soak the rich" tax, a tax reform bill that increased estate and corporate taxes and instituted higher personal income tax rates in the top brackets, very controversial