5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Federal highway Act of 1956
- Little Rock, Arkansas
- New Deal Voting Coalition
- GI Bill
- African Americans during WWII
- a Pushed for a double victory: victory over segregation and war.
- b Incident where President Eisenhower sent federal troops to allow black students into the high school.
- c African Americans, Women and laborers. , White South now became just one part of new deal voting coalition that included farmers, industrial workers, African Americans, new immigrants, ethnic minorities, women, progressives, and intellectuals.
Eleanor Roosevelt brought about change in African American and Women's vote as she emphasized strong sympathies toward African Americans on her tours of country.
- d law passed in 1944 to help returning veterans buy homes and pay for higher educations
- e This act, an accomplishment of the Eisenhower administration, authorized $25 billion for a ten- year project that built over 40,000 miles of interstate highways. This was the largest public works project in American history.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Belief that Bible should be taken literally. Longest lastin gof challenges to new urban culture. Many americans felt alienated from city life, science, and modernization.
- became the spokesperson for the Montgomery bus boycott, AfricanAmerican civil rights leader, Main Civil Rights Leader. Supported Peaceful protests and Love
- a law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage. Under the law, hundreds of thousands of African Americans were registered and the number of African American elected officials increased dramatically.
- reaction against laissez-faire economics and its emhasis on an unregulated market. Progressives believed that industrialization and urbanization had created many social problems. Belonged to both major political parties. Strong faith in schience and technology.
- The 1970s were perhaps the worst decade of most industrialized countries' economic performance since the Great Depression. Although there was no severe economic depression as witnessed in the 1930s, economic growth rates were considerably lower than previous decades
5 True/False Questions
Treaty of Versailles → 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
social Darwinism → Intense anti-communist suspicion from late 1940s until late 1950s. Named to criticize actions of Senator Joseph McCarthy during second "Red Scare".
Atlantic Charter → 1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime minister Winston Churchill not to acquire new territory as a result of WWII amd to work for peace after the war
Imperialism → Intense anti-communist suspicion from late 1940s until late 1950s. Named to criticize actions of Senator Joseph McCarthy during second "Red Scare".
Banning of Nuclear Tests → 1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime minister Winston Churchill not to acquire new territory as a result of WWII amd to work for peace after the war