Social Studies Final combined chapters from macattack

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I combined all macattack's separate sets from social studies yellow packet

nationalism

Feeling of intense loyalty to one's country

U boat

German weapon that changed the course of WW1

convoy system

American solders were safe bound for Europe from submarine attacks because of:____

the creation of the League of Nations

the final point of Wilson's 14 Point plan

ethnic group

people who share common language/traditions are part of the same:___

alliance systems

defense agreements among nations

Belguim

Germany's invasion of what country caused Britain to enter the war

gross national product

total value of all goods/services produced in a country

Committee on Public Information

Started/mainly focused on propaganda

Selective Service Act

Start of draft

Triple Alliance

Austria-Hungary, Germany, Italy

Treaty of Versailles

signed by Allies and Germany

Triple Entente

Britain, France, Russia

18th Amendment

Constitutional amendment that established Prohibition

21st Amendment

The number of the amendment to overturn an earlier amendment

nativism

belief that native-born Americans are superior to foreigners

isolationism

policy of taking a limited role in world affairs

recession

an economic downturn is called:___

temperance movement

The campaign against the use of alcohol was called:___

return to calm and stability

What does Harding's "a return to normalcy" mean?

Calvin Coolidge

President that actively supported business

19th Amendment

Amendment that gave women the right to vote

United Nations

What was the organization formed in 1945 by 50 nations?

Germany

What country was divided into four areas after the World War I?

China

What was the country that fought on the side of the North Koreans?

General Douglas MacArthur

Who was the general fired by President Truman?

Berlin airlift

the____ ____was the result of the Berlin Blockade

Douglas MacArthur

____was a United Nations commander in North Korea

Berlin Wall

The____cut of Eastern Europe from Western Europe

Marshall Plan

The___ gave economic aid to Western Europe

Joseph McCarthy

___was the Republican Senator of Wisconsin

segregation

What did the NAACP worked to end?

Martain Luther King Jr.

Who was the leader that was assassinated on April 4, 1968?

National Organization for Women (NOW)

what was the organization that fought for women's equal rights?

Montgomery Bus Boycott

The arrest of Rosa Parks led to what?

1964

LB Johnson passed the Civil Rights Act in what year?

Sit-ins

What type of protest did African Americans use to fight "whites-only" lunch counters?

Cuba

What was the first foreign crisis area that JFK had to face`

Ho Chi Minh

In the Geneva Accords, whose Communist forces would occupy North Vietnam?

doves

What were the opponents of the Vietnam war called?

Tet Offensive

What was the turning point of the Vietnam War?

blockade

What was President Kennedy's response to the missile buildup in Cuba?

Cambodia and Laos

Nixon ordered bombing of enemy supply routes in what 2 countries?

regime

governing authority

Communist Ho Chi Minh

_______ was the leader of the Vietnamese troops.

William Westmoreland

___was an American commander in Vietnam.

guerilla warfare

____was fighting by small bands of warriors using tactics such as sudden ambushes.

International Revenue Service (IRS)

Nixon ordered the FBI and what agency to investigate his "enemies"?

Spiro Agnew

Who was the Vice President forced to resign because of bribery scandal?

South Africa

What country did President Carter condemn for its policy of apartheid?

Panama

Who did President Carter turn over the control of the Panama Canal to?

Iran

What country were American hostages held in captivity?

Watergate

What was the scandal that forced Nixon to resign?

amnesty

What did President Ford offer to men who illegally avoided military service in Vietnam?

anti-nuclear

In 1979 the accident at Three Mile Island caused what kind of protests?

Middle East

Where did President Carter help the peace process?

deregulation

What was the policy of cutting rules/regulations that government agencies placed on businesses?

Pentagon

The 9/11/2001 terrorist attacks were specifically in what area in Washington, D.C?

Saddam Hussein

Who was the leader of Iraq during the Persian Gulf War?

NAFTA (North American Free Treaty Agreement)

What was the trade agreement among Canada, Mexico and the U.S?

perjury

President Clinton was impeached on what charges?

Sandra Day O'Connor

Who was the 1st woman appointed to the Supreme Court?

Supreme Court

The disputed ballots (Fla.) in the election of 2000, was resolved by who?

burned their draft card

What was one way some Vietnam protestors showed their opposition to the draft?

John Glen

Who was the first American to orbit the earth?

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