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The situation referred to in the Headline was mainly caused by_
Drought and damaging farming practices.
President Hoover most likely believed that some problems brought about by the Great Depression could Best be solved by_
Relying on individuals to resolve their problems.
- minimum wage
- federal insurance of money placed in banks
- pension plan for retired persons
The federal government created the polices shown on the list as a result of_
The Great Depression.
World War II Allies
- Great Britain
- United States
Which completes this diagram_
-Dwight D. Eisenhower
- Douglas MacArthur.
- George S. Patton
The people named in the list were_
Military leaders during World War I.
At the beginning of both World War I and World War II, the initial policy of the United States was to_
1893- Hawaiian Queen Liliuokalani is overthrown.
1898- Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippines are annexed; Hawaii is annexed.
1901- Legislation is passed authorizing intervention in Cuba.
1904- Construction is begun on the Panama Canal; the Roosevelt Corollary is issued.
The actions and polices listed on the timeline are associated with_
The situation shown in the Lincoln cartoon refers to the_
Expansionist actions of the United States.
"We have developed a volume of manufactures which, in many departments, overruns the demands of the home market....Our great demand is expansion...of trade with countries where we can find profitable exchanges."
The situation described in the passage led the United States to_
Find new territories in which to sell goods.
In president Woodrow Wilson's speech, he is referring to the United States'_
Willingness to protect other nations.
-Payment of war damages by Germany
-Revision of some European boundaries
-Formation of the League of Nations
Which Best completes this diagram_
Treaty of Versailles.
Which Statement is supported by the Colonial Possessions in Africa map_
European' countries competed for control of Africa.
Which action was considered a turning point in favor of the Allies during World War I_
The halt of the German army on its march to Paris.
President Woodrow Wilson viewed the League of Nations Mainly as a means to_
Remove the threat of future wars.
-First commercial radio broadcasts
-growth of the Harlem Renaissance
Which Best completes this diagram_
Widespread use of automobiles.
"Outside the courtroom the Red hysteria was rampant"
What was the "Red hysteria" referred to in the passage_
Fear of the Growth of communism.
Battles between Native American groups and the United States Military in the late 1800s occurred mostly in_
Inventions of the 1800s That Encouraged Settlement of the Midwest.
- steel plow
-Cast iron windmill
- mechanical reaper
Which Best completes the diagram_
New farm inventions, such as harvesters and threshers, contributed to_
An increase in production of crops.
- Expanded money supply
- regulation of big business
Which political party was formed in the 1890s to Promote these goals_
- transatlantic cable
Which was a result of the inventions shown in the list_
A growth of new industries.
The Main reason railroad lines were built in sparsely populated parts of Alabama was to_
Support the Coal and iron industries.
Which was most likely cause of the changes in the labor force figures shown on the graph_
An increase in the number of factories.
Social Reformers of the Progressive Era
-Booker T. Washington
- Jane Addams
- Ida Tarbell
Which name Best Completes this diagram_
W.E.B. Du Bois
as an African American agricultural researcher, I worked to help farmers in the South while directing the agricultural program at Tuskegee institute in Alabama. Who am I_
George Washington Carver.
Which amendment requires that members of the United States Senate be elected by the voters in their state_
-Compromise of 1850
- Missouri Compromise
- Kansas-Nebraska Act
The acts listed above are related to the_
Expansion of slavery in the West.
"I will never consent to abandon to the enemy one foot of the soil of any one of the states of the Confederacy...."
Who made this statement_
When I surrendered at Appomattox Court House in 1865, the Confederacy was considered defeated. who am i_
Robert E. Lee.
which of these actions by Great Britain was a cause of the American colonists' declaring Independence_
Taxing the colonies without their consent
Which document is shown in the passage_
"Article 1 - His Britannic Majesty acknowledges the said United States, viz. New Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, Rhode Island, and Providence Plantations, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania. Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia, to be free, sovereign and independent states; that he treats with them as such, and for himself, his heirs and successors, relinquishes all claims... "
The Treaty of Paris of 1783
-Impressment of United States sailors
- Interference with United States trade
- Support for rebellious acts by Native Americans
These actions led to a war between the United States and_
A purpose of the Land Ordinance of 1785 was to_
Avoid disputes about how lands in the West were divided and sold.
- William Clark
- Mariweather Lewis
These people were Most associated with the exploration of the_
Which was the Main Purpose of the Monroe Doctrine_
To prevent further European Influences in the Western Hemisphere.
Which statement about the Mexican War is supported by the information on the map_?
It allowed the United States to expand its boundaries.
I was born into slavery and became known for speaking out against slavery and in support of woman's rights. who am i_
The ruling in "Marbury v. Madison" gives the Supreme Court authority to_
Determine weather a law is constitutional.
- Spoils System
- Nullification Crisis
- Growth of Democracy
- Indian Removal Act
Which president is Most associated with these terms_
Montesquieu's theory that government should be divided into three branches is called_
Separation of powers
The feature of the United states government Most Influenced by the idea discussed above is the right of_
people to give a government its authority.
Which described the Second Continental Congress_
A group of colonists acting as a national government.
The constitution of the United States is different from the Articles of Confederation because it_
Creates a stronger national government.
Study the list below
-Inclusion of slaves in population count.
- balance of representation for large and small states in congress
-strength of the national government
The issues shown in the box caused debate over the writing of the_
Constitution of the United States
The author of the passage is encouraging support for the Constitution of the United States because it would_
allow branches of the government to have some control over each other.
which issue was at the center of the political differences of Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton_
Social contract Theory- government receives its authority from the people, and is given powers to maintain order and protect its citizens.
allowing citizens to change their government.
A main purpose of the "elastic clause" in the Constitution of the United States is to__
Give Congress additional power.
The First Amendment
-Freedom of speech
- Right to petition
-Freedom of press
Which completes the diagram_
The right to assemble peaceably.
- Jim Crow Laws
What was the Main purpose of these laws_
To limit the rights of African Americans.
The passage that lists some actions by Great Britain that led founders of the United States government to_
Provide government protection of individual rights.
study the list below
- selling church jobs
This list shows church practices in the 1500's that directly led to the_
1450-Johanna Gutenburg develops the Printing press.
1492-Christopher columbus sets out to find a new sea rout to asia.
1504-Michealangelo Buonarroti completes the sculpture "David"
1505- Leonardo da Vinci completes the painting "Mona Lisa"
1513-Niccolo Machiavelli writes the political analysis "The Prince"
1519- Ferdinand Magelan begins a voyage to discover a rout to the Pacific Ocean.
1595- William Shakespeare writes the play "Romeo and Juliet"
The events listed on the timeline contributed to_
Increased interest in learning about the world
MAIN result of the Colombian Exchange
Foods native to North America were introduced to other parts of the world
As a Leader in America's fight Independence from Great Britain, I helped organize many protests, Including the Boston Tea Party. I wrote many speeches supporting colonial rights and later signed the Declaration of Independence. Who am I?
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