5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Emergency Banking Relief Act
- Dorothea Lange
- Ernest Hemingway
- Ku Klux Klan
- 21st amendment
- a gave the President power over the banking system and set up a system by which banks would be reorganized or reopened
- b Lost Generation writer, spent much of his life in France, Spain, and Cuba during WWI, notable works include A Farewell to Arms
- c United States photographer remembered for her portraits of rural workers during the Depression (1895-1965)
- d Amendment which ended the Prohibition of alcohol in the US, repealing the 18th amendment
- e founded in the 1860s in the south; meant to control newly freed slaves through threats and violence; other targets: Catholics, Jews, immigrants and others thought to be un-American
5 Multiple choice questions
- Originally designed to avoid American involvement in World War II by preventing loans to those countries taking part in the conflict; they were later modified in 1939 to allow aid to Great Britain and other Allied nations.
- camps built outside of major cities by people who had lost their homes during the great depression called hoovervilles because the people blamed pre. hoover foe their situition
- Changed date president takes office from March 4th to January 20th. Changed start of Congress to January3rd. End of Lame Duck Congress
- Hitler and Joseph Stalin agreed not to attack each other but divided Poland for an easy win, but Germany didn't keep true to their word and attacked Stalin later
- a management theory using efficiency experts to examine each work operations and find ways to minimize the time needed to complete it
5 True/False questions
United Mine Workers of America Strike → a group of American writers that rebelled against America's lack of cosmopolitan culture in the early 20th century. Many moved to cultural centers such as London in Paris in search for literary freedom. Prominent writers included T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, and Ernest Hemingway among others.
Four Power Treaty → A program to take the money from the wealthy through highly steep income taxes and give it to the poor, who would have a minimum of a $5K estate and an annual income of $2.5K. As a result, enormous amounts would be taken from the rich, limiting their incomes to $1 million and their inheritances to $5 million.
Share Our Wealth → A program to take the money from the wealthy through highly steep income taxes and give it to the poor, who would have a minimum of a $5K estate and an annual income of $2.5K. As a result, enormous amounts would be taken from the rich, limiting their incomes to $1 million and their inheritances to $5 million.
WAVES → Work Progress Administration: Massive work relief program funded projects ranging from construction to acting; disbanded by FDR during WWII
Tripartite Pact: Rome-Berlin-Tokyo Axis → Signed between the Axis powers in 1940 (Italy, Germany and Japan) where they pledged to help the others in the event of an attack by the US