5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Kitzmiller v. Dover
- League of Nations
- Williams v. Mississippi
- Civil Rights act of 1964
- Pullman Strike
- a an international organization formed in 1920 to promote cooperation and peace among nations, now called the United Nations
- b This court case decided that Intelligent Design cannot be taught in school beacuse it is disguised religion
- c 1894 railway workers strike for higher wages against the Pullman Company, in which President Grover Cleveland issued an injunction to prevent the strike.
- d 1898 - The Mississippi supreme court ruled that poll taxes and literacy tests, which took away blacks' right to vote (a practice known as "disenfranchisement"), were legal.
- e This act made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal and gave the government the power to enforce all laws governing civil rights, including desegregation of schools and public places.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Trench warfare between Germany and France. Called War of Attrition(wearing down) because the goal was to break down the enemy. There was no winner after 3 years of fighting.
- Led by Vladimir Lenin, it was the Russian communist party that took over the Russian goverment during WWI
- an economic system based on private ownership of capital
- Became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the atomic bomb
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Sen. James Eastman → Blocked Eisenhower's bill to increase blacks' voting rights and protections
Tripartite Pact → Alliance between Germany, Italy, Austria Hungry (precursor to WWI)
Teddy Roosevelt → younger brother of JFK who challenged and lost to Jimmy Carter in the Democratic primary of 1980 as a result of a car crash incident in Chappaquiddick
Kevin White → Mayor of Boston and first to admit race problem
Robert Kennedy → He ran for President in 1968; stirred a response from workers, African Americans, Hispanics, and younger Americans by promoting equality; would have captured Democratic nomination but was assassinated by Sirhan Sirhan after victory speech during the California primary in June 1968. He was the Attorney General and brother of JFK