5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Archduke Franz Ferdinand
- Treaty of Versailles
- Epperson V. Arkansas
- William Howard Taft
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
- a 27th president of the U.S.; he angered progressives by moving cautiously toward reforms and by supporting the Payne-Aldrich Tariff; he lost Roosevelt's support and was defeated for a second term.
- b American General who began in North Africa and became the Commander of Allied forces in Europe. 34th president
- c the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans
- d heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sarajevo, started World War I.
- e prohibited states from banning the teaching of evolution
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 1894 railway workers strike for higher wages against the Pullman Company, in which President Grover Cleveland issued an injunction to prevent the strike.
- President that should be connected with the "big stick" policy, the "square deal," and the U.S. acting as "policemen" in Latin America. Progressive, formed "bull-moose" party which split republican vote, allowing woodrow wilson to win the election of 1912
- Communist leader of North Korea; his attack on South Korea in 1950 started the Korean War. He remained in power until 1994.
- 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
- A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the terrible conditions of the tenement houses of the big cities where immigrants lived during the late 1800s. He wrote "How The Other Half Lives" in 1890.
5 True/False Questions
Nikita Khruschev → a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government)
Robert Kennedy → president, 1981-1989, who led a conservative movement against détente with the Soviet Union and the growth of the federal government; some people credit him with America's victory in the Cold War while others fault his insensitive social agenda and irresponsible fiscal policies.
Howard Truman → black American author, philosopher, and civil rights leader
Upton Sinclair → South Vietnam non-Communist leader. Weak leader, was assassinated and his government overthrown
League of Nations → an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations, now called the United Nations