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us history

chapter 10 - 17
FActors in the outbreak of war in europe in 1914 included
D. all the above
What policy did president Wilson originally adopt when war broke out in europe in 1914
he issued a proclamation of neutrality
John J. Pershing headed the
Socialist party
Amajor mistake be wilson in reference to peace actions was the exclusion of
republicans from the peace procedures
In the election of 1920
voters seemed to reject Wilson's idealism
The GErman U-boats
disobeyed the traditional values of naval warfare
The sinking of the lusitiana
aroused anti-german sentiment in the united states
The zimmerman letter
proposed a german-mexican alliance against the united states
All the following helped World War I exept
The WAr industries Board in world war I
regulated production
World war I broke out in europe because
europe nations made a power play in southeast europe
in 1915 William J. Bryan
supported the US withdrawal from european trade to avoid war
Which of the following favored an early US entry into world war I
Theodore Roosevelt
Charles van hughes
ran for president against woodrow wilson in 1916
the communist revolution of 1917 in russia
was headed by V Lenin
the only woman in the congress in 1917 was
jeannete Rankin
Before world war II people called world war I
the great war
which national holiday came out of world war I
veterans day
The leader of the socialist party during WWI was
Eugene Debs
America's greates adversary in WWI was
Under the "clear and present danger" clause , the supreme court ruled that
the civil-rights are not absolute
The american flying ace who later helped the army develop an airs cops was
Eddie Rckenbacker
The first jew to sit on the united states supreme court was
Loius Brandeis
The doughboys were
american boys in WWI
America's largest industry in the late 20's were
he liberal new york governor defeated by hoover in 1928 was
al smith
When Calvin coolidge said " the business of america is business he meant
government should leave business alone
The teapot dome scandal concerned
bribery of cabinet officer
The greatest scandal of the harding administration was
Teapot dome
for most, the 1920's were a time of
all of the following were government policies during the 1920's except
tight corporate regulation
andrew mellon, the secretary during the 1920s practiced the "tricle down" theory of economics by
securing lower taxes on the rich
The progressive leader of the 1920s was
robert la follete
During the haring administration a major scandalcemerged in the
veteran's affairs bureau
what famous case represented the navitism in the 1920s
the trial of sacco and vanzetti
which of the following was not responsible for the loosening of sexual attitudes in the 1920's?
william bryan
The principle artichitech of president's coolidge's economy policy was
andrew mellon
The federal fovernment's tax police n the 1920's aimed at doing all of the following except
encouraging savings
The presidential candidate who ued the slogan "a return to normalcy" was
Warren Harding
President wilson's attorney general who contributed to the red scare in America in 1919 was
mitchell Palmer
The first airplane was flown by
Wilbur Wright
The first "talking" motion picture was the 1927 classic
the jazz singer
The street in New York that became famous for advertising agencies in the 1920s was
Madison Avenue
Frederick Winslow Taylor
established the national Broadcasting Corporation
The woman who led the fight for the E.R.A. legal equality for women in the 1920s was
alice paul
Ablack leader in the 1920's that spoke about black pride and who advocated that african americans should return to africa was
Marcus Garvey
One of the most famous evangelist of the 1920's was
Billy Sunday
The first to win the Noble Prize for literature was
Sinclair Lewis
The eaqual rightts amendment, first introduced in Congress in 1923 called for
no sex discrimination
Prohibition referred to
the banning of alcohol
The bonus march on washington in 1923 suggested that
the veterans wanted the government to alleviate their finacial troubles
The dispersal of "The Bonus army" from washington in 1923
damaged the reputation of the Hoover administration
The bank that should have done more to ease some of the impact of the great depression was the
federal reserve bank
One of president hoovers responses to stop the depression in america in 1930 was to
raise tarriff walls
Black Tuesday in October 1929 was the day
the stock market crash hit bottom
Congress created the F.D.I.C. in the 1930s to
protect bank deposits
In 1929, bout what percentage of the US population owned one-third of all the wealth
1 percent
Laissez-Faire economics is
free trade capitalism
The unemployment reached a high in 1932 of
30 percent
The Hawley-Smoot tarriff
raised tarrifs walls
Congress created the Reconstruction Finance Corporation in 1932 to
infuse capital into failing businesses
The tennesse Valley Authority became controversial because it
was the first time the federal government controlled a public utility in peace time
In comparison to Herbert Hoover, Franklin D. Roosevelt proved
less rigid in his philosophy and actions
By terms of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933
farmers were paid to limit production
The new deal farm policy
raised farm prices
The share our wealth program came from
Huey long
Which of the following NEw Deal programs still exist
federal deposit insurance corporation
Jonh's Steinbacks GRapes OF Wrath
spoke about the hardships of midwesterners in california in the 1930's
The socialist party leader of the1930s was
Norman Thomas
Theprsident that said he had a new deal for america was
frankling roosevelt
KEynesian economics suggested
deficit spending could stimulate the economy
thepresident who used "fireside" chats to reach the american people was
franklin roosvelt
Elijah Muhammad
became the leader of the Black Muslims in the 1930s
The Wagner Act
aimed at facicitating better business/labor relations
Afounder of the congress of industrial organization in 1935 was
John L. Lewis
The first female cabinet member was
francis PErkins
The Kellogg - Briand PAct
denounced war
Akey factor in the Us determination to remain a neutral in 1939 was
The good neighbor Policy of the US aimed at
improving relations wth central and south american counties
The significance of the ashignton Naval Conference (1921) was that
The major powers agreed to reduce armaments
United States neutrality legislation in the mid 1930s aimed at
avoiding the factors that had led the US into was previously
Senator GErald P. NYe's Investigation (1937-1937)
suggested that the weapons industry affected us entry into WWI
One can best describe the US policy toward the europeanand asian militarism in the 1930s as
The atlantic charter(1941) established a bond between the
US and england
US involvement in the world in the 1920s was assured by
all of the above
The JApanese attack on pearl harpor
missed vital repair facilities
The single greatest factor in the rise of dictators and militarism in the 1030s was
probably the great depression
which of the following caused president frankling temper his views regarding the axis power of the world war II
The US replaced the cash and carry policy in 1941 with
lend and lease
The Munich pact
allowed hitler to keep parts of chezlovakia that he had seized in 1938
The soviet 1930s leader was
Josef Stalin
Americas worst Naval Defeat occurred at
pearl harbor
The Stimson Doctrine
morally condemned Japanese
The counrty that Jaoan invaded in 1931 was
The military dictator that initiated the Spanish Civil War in 1936 was
francisco franco
The ludlow Amendment of 1938 aimed at
preventing the US from entering war
The nationalists chinese leader of the 1930s who fought the japanese invasion of his country was
jiang jieshi
The americans that volunteered to fight in the spanish War agaisnts fascism formed a group called the
lincoln brigade
The british prime mister during world war II was
winston churchill
1n 1940
germany captured FRance
The manhattan project
was proposed by albert einstein and other scientists in 1939
whhich of the following was not allied in WWII
us and japan
which of the following commanded US forces in asia WWII
Douglas mcarthur
in wwII the US and its allies defeated
germany italy n japan
which of te following did not being to the big three during the wwII
charles ge gaule
The US military starategy once it entered WWII was to
defeat germany then concentrate on japan
the imapct of wwII on the economy was to
increas the governments role in the econmyy
from the start wwII allies agreed to
invade europe through north africa
The battle of leyte gulf was
the biggest naval battle in history
japans offence in north pacific was smashed by the
battle of midway
the commander of allied forces during the operation overload was
dwight eisenhower
Ho chi minh was
the leader of the north viatnamese after WWII
the commander of the us troops in korea was
douglas mcarthur
united states intervtaion in greece in 1947 was a result of
the truman doctrine
the marshall plan provided for the
massive economic assistance in europe
established military alliance between te US and western europe
in response to soviet moves in eastern europe , president truman
called for more US economic and military support to western Europe
The leader of the chinese communists after WWII was
Mao Zadong
the anti communists chinese fled in 1949 and established a governmentin
the european nation that had colonized into-china in the 1850s was
The mcarthy red scare occurred
around 1950
to most republicans HARRY truman seemed politically
to the left
the southern democrats who broke away from the party in 1948 called themselves
in the election of 1948the leader of the southern democrats was
strom thurmand
in 1952 the republican candidate for president was
dwight eisenhower
under truman the new deal was
continued in most respects
all the folloing factors led to senator joseph mccarthys hunt for communism exempt for
dwight eisenhowers victory in 1952
the taft harley act was
oppossed by unions
harry truman social and economic reforms became known as the
fair deal
the long time leader of the united mine workers (1920-60) was
john l lewis
the taft harley act 1947
banned closed shops
the armed forces of the united states finally integrated under president
the infamous congressional comitite in 1938 to investigate subversion was the house was
house un american activities comitte
in 1948 alger hiss served as
the head of the american communist party
the smith act 1940
allowed the government to arrest suspected subversives