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APUSH Chapter 32

Warren G. Harding's weaknesses as president included all of the following except a
lack of political experience
Charles Evans Hughes
naval arms limitation
Andrew Mellon
taxes and tariffs
Herbert Hoover
foreign trade and trade associations
Albert Fall
naval oil reserves
Harry Daugherty
justice and law enforcement
During the 1920s the Supreme court
often ruled against progressive legislation
_____ was/were adversely affected by the demobilization polices adopted by the federal government at the end of WWI
Organized labor
In the adkins case, the supreme court ruled that
women were no longer entitled to special protection in the workplace because they now had the vote
The great event that essentially crippled organized lab or throughout the 1920s was
the federal governments antilabor intervention that broke the 1919 steel strike
the nonbusiness group that realized the most significant., lasting gains from WWI was
veterans organizations like the american legion succe3ssfully lobbied congress to give them
a bonus insurance policy to compensate them for lost wages during their military service
one exception to Presidetn warren g. harding's policy of isolationism involved the middle east, where the united states sought to
secure oil-drilling concessions for American companies
The primary reason that warren g harding was willing to seize the initiative on the issue of international disarmament was that
businesspeople were unwilling to help pay for a larger United States Navy
The forney-mccumber and hawley-smoot tariff laws had the long-term effect of
shrinking international trade and making it impossible for Europe to repay American war loans
which of the following was not a consequence of the American policy of raising tariffs sky-high in the 1920s?
The American economy slipped into recession
the teapot dome scandal was centered around corrupt deals and bribes involving
naval oil reserves
during coolidge's presidency, government policy was set largely by the interests and values of
the business community
After the initial shock of the Harding scandals, many Americans reacted by
excusing some of the wrongdoers on the grounds that they had gotten away with it
one of the major problems facing farmers in the 1920s was
In the mid 1920s president coolidge twice refused to sign legislation proposing to
subsidize farm prices
the McNary-Haugen Bill passed by congress and vetoed by president coolidge was aimed to assist Amerian farmers by
having the federal governmnet buy farm surpluses and sell them abroad
Senator Robert la follette's progressive party advocated all of the following except
increased power for the supreme court
in 1924, the democratic party convention defeated by only one vote a resolution condemninng
the ku klux klan
the progressive party did not do well in 1924 election because
too many people shared in the general prosperity of the time to care about reform
America's European allies argued that they should not have to repay loans that the United States made to them during WWI because
they had paid a much heavier price in lost lives, so it was only fair for the US to write off the debt
as a result of America's insistence that its Allies' war debts be repaid in full, the
French and british demanded enormous reparations payments from Germany
America's major foreign-policy problem in the 1920s was addressed by the dawes plan which
provided a solution to the tangle of war-debt and war-reparations payments
the most colorful presidental candidate fo the 1920s was
Alfred E Smith
All of the following were political liabilities for alfred e smith except
failure to win the support of American labor
one of Herbert Hoover's chief strengths as a presidential candidate was his
talent for administration
When elected to the presidency in 1928, Herbert Hoover
combined small-town values with wide experience in modern corporate America
When he was elected president, herbert hoover's previous experience in elected office was
that he held no elected office
The federal farm board, created by the Agricultural Marketing Act, lent money to farmers primarily to help them to
organize producers' cooperatives
As a result of Hawley-Smoot Tariff of 1930
the worldwide depression deepened
in america, the great depression caused
a decade-long decline in the birthrate
President Herbert hoover believed that the great depression could be ended by doing all of the following except
providing direct aid to the people
President hoover's approach to the great depression was to
offer federal assistance to businesses and banks but not to individuals
The major new agency established by the hoover administration to address the deepening depression was the
reconstruction finance corporation
The reconstruction finance corporation was established to
make loans to businesses, banks, and state and local governments
The bonus expeditionary force marched on washington dc in 1932 to demand
immediate full payment of bonus payments promised to world war i veterans
President hoover's public image was severly damaged by his
use of harsh military foce to disperse the Bonus Army from Washington
In responce to the league of nations investigation into Japan's invasion and occupation of Manchuria
it initiated a boycott of japanese goods
the 1932 stimson doctrine
declared that the united states would not recognize any territorial acqusition achieved by force of arms