which of the following caused serious conflict among various groups of people in the west
cultural differences, econmomic -not enough jobs
which of the following called for african americans to pull themselves up from their own bootstraps
booker T. Wasington
some african american leaders responded to segregation by
establishing black newpapers, womens groups, colleges, universities
farmers opposed the gold standard because they claimed it would
decreas their income and drop prices
wich of the following encouraged president arthur to pursue civil service reform
many progressive reformers targeted city officials who built corrupt organizations called
what puprose was the Womenst christian temperence union formed
to persuade states to prohibit the sale of alcohol
which of the following resulted from the passage of the dawes act of 1887
reservations were divided into smaller plots
what happened within a year of united states navy commodore matthew perrys arrival in tokyo bay in 1853?
treaty to open trade with the us
when Filipinos rebelled against U.S. rule, the United States found itself...
shock. same tactics spanish used in cuba
how did world war one contribute to the african american great migration?
creating jobs in the north
why did congress pass the national defense act and the naval construction act in 1916?
to prepare for world war one
how did prohibition contribute to the growth of organized crime?
alcohol was illegal so there was a lot of money in the business and that created organized crime
what was a major resuld of Henry Ford's innovative manufacturing techniques?
sale price of cars went down and more americas could afford to buy them
during the 1920s american farmers as a group
decline in prices for their crops and increased production
in the 1920s how did most national leaders hope to go about avioding war?
avoiding close interaction with other nations
during the 1920s the unted states economy moved through which phase of the business cycle?
preisdnet hoovver responded cautiously to the great depression because he
thought it would correct itself
president hoover urges congress to institure the RFC because he believed the economy suffered from
a lack of credit
why did many americans decide that the country needed new leadership in 1932?
voluntary action and community support were not working for most people
why were banks one of the first institutions to feel the effects of the stock market crash?
people feared for their money
both african americans and mexican americans had an espcially difficult time during the great depression because they
why did the bonus army march on Washington, D.C.
they were injured soldiers who had no money and the government promised them money so they came to get it
what was the chief complaint of conservatives against the new deal?
made the government too powerful
which of the following extended job opportunities to Mexican Americans and other minority youth?
Civilian Conservatin Corps
Critics disaproved the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) because it..
gave government direct control of a business
network of farmers organizations that worked for political and economic reforms in the late 1800s
W.E.B. Du Bois
said blacks should demand full and immediate equality- opposite of Booker T. Washington
giving a goverment job to your friend because they helped you out but they have no experience and may not be qualified
Wilsons statement that the U.S. would not use force to assert influence in the world but promote human rights
goverment that assumes responsibility for providing for the welfare of the poor elderly sick and unemployed
federal art project
hire unemployed artits to creat artwords for public buildings and sponsored art education programs and exhibitions
FDR plan to add up to 6 new justices to the 9 member supreme court after the court had ruled that some new deal legislation was unconsitiutional
economic theory that favored public works projects because they put money into the hands of consumers who would buy more goods - stimulating the economy