Colonists began to question the authority of the British monarchy
What effect did the Enlightenment have on political thought in the colonies?
The Great Compromise
The New Jersey Plan and the Virginia Plan were put together to make what?
review state and federal laws
Under John Marshall what did he solidify the power of the Supreme Court to do?
Constitutional rights of the inhabitants of the new American territories
The acquisition of an American overseas empire during the late 1890's created legal controversies concerning what?
revival of evangelical religion that spread through the colonies
The First Great Awakening of the 1730s and 1740s
Religious group that had the greatest increase in membership of immigration from Latin America to the US
"respecting an establishment of religion"
Response to religious persecution exhibited by the Church of England
greater efficiencies in production
Ford's production of Model Ts in the early 20th century demonstrated the economic relationship between specialization and?
placing high tariff barriers on foreign imports
The US government attempted to facilitates the growth of domestic industry by?
all countries should have equal trading rights in China
Open Door Policy reflected what policy?
secure the right to build a canal through Central America
The US supported Panama's revolution to
Roosevelt's "Speak softly and carry a big stick" relied on a
Nineteenth Amendment gave millions of women the right to vote
Why did the number of votes rise by 8.2 million from 1916 to 1920
increase in the advertising industry
Outgrowth of mass production techniques used during the 1920s lead to an
loan money to banks, insurance companies, and other depressed businesses
The Hoover Administration established the Reconstruction Finance Corporation to
unwanted additions to the ranks of the unemployed
The arrival of the Dust Bowl refugees to California represented
provide a minimum retirement income
Social Security was a New Deal program designed to
the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor
What was President Roosevelt referring to when he said "Yesterday, December 7, 1941----a date that will live in infamy..."
transmitting secret messages to U.S. forces during combat
What was the primary duty of the Navajo Code Talkers during WWII?
The meetings at Yalta and Potsdam were focused upon
American antiwar sentiment
The US Congress passed a series of neutrality acts beginning in August 1935 in response to
to develop atomic weapons for the US military
What was the purpose of the Manhattan Project?
restrict communist aggression in Asian countries
SEATO was an attempt to
North Korean forces, with Soviet approval invaded South Korea
What was the cause of the Korean War
A program started during WW II in an effort to address the urgent need for agricultural laborers
expansion of executive power during periods of crisis
A change in the balance of power among the three branches of government was a result of what?
What disease was eliminated after WW II?
What form of technology was a media that expanded the audience for professional sports just after WW II
end of racial segregation in the military
President Truman decided to do what due to the record of African Americans who served in the military during WW II
Brown v Board of Education
The Supreme Court outlawed racial segregation in public school for which case?
integrate the public schools
Why did President Eisenhower use federal troops in Little Rock, Arkansas?
The program implemented by President Lyndon B. Johnson created to wage his unconditional war on poverty was?