5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Rosie the Riveter
- Smith Alien Registration Act
- Neutrality Acts of 1935,1936,1937
- Atlantic Charter
- a Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (created from the Manila Pact). (1954) The formal institution of SEATO was established at a meeting of treaty partners in Bangkok in February 1955. Primarily invented to protect against further communist invasion of Southeast Asia.
- b made it illegal for anyone in the United States to advocate, abet, or teach the desirability of overthrowing the government. also required all alien residents in the United States over 14 years of age to file a statement of their personal and occupational status and a record of their political beliefs.
- c Advertising campaign character who encouraged women to take factory jobs during WWII
- d 1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime minister Winston Churchill not to acquire new territory as a result of WWII and to work for peace after the war
- e in WWII. no sale of arms or loans to fighting nations, americans couldnt travel on warring countries sips, non-military goods on cash and carry, banned involvement in Spanish Civil war
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1948 States' Rights Democratic Party, conservative breakaway of democratic party, segregational white supremecists
- Openly brandished weapons in the streets of Oakland, California. The Black Panther party promoted black pride and self-defense.
- fighting between mexican immigrants and americans, social tensions
- FDR speech, US cant remain neutral, Nazi war aims are world domination, US would become 'great warehouse of the Allies'
- code name for the secret United States project set up in 1942 to develop atomic bombs for use in World War II
5 True/False Questions
John Dulles → Secretary of State for Eisenhower, and was major advocator in the fight against communism. He pushed for the US intervention in Vietnam. Guatemala coup d'état mastermind.
NOW → National Organization of Women—aaaaah yahhhh...Feminist organization founded in 1966. Pushed for an Equal Rights amendment which was never passed. While they were feminist, they used affirmative action to include some gay men so they could say they too were indiscriminant against sexes—there were really men allowed to be in the association and jk about affirmative action.
Kerner Commission → Name for National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders. Investigated causes of race riots. Called for new jobs, housing, and end to segregation.
Cash and Carry → Famously boarded a bus, took a seat in the "whites only" section, and refused to give it up (December 1955). She was arrested for violating the city's Jim Crow statues and sparked a yearlong black boycott of the city buses. This event also leads to the rise of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.
Watts/Detroit Riots → Demanding service at whites-only place. Make a statement w/ large #s.