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What was communism?Who is Lenin and his beliefs?
Communism was a socialist movement to create a classless society. Lenin was a communist leader of Russia in 1922 and believed rich abused the poor which led to the Soviet Union.
How was unemployment affected by the end of WW1?
It increased because factories and companies were closed
Purpose of the National Origins Act of 1924?
Was to restrict immigration by establishing a system of quotas
Why were Sacco and Vanzetti on trial?
Found guilty of armed robbery and murder most likely accused because they were Italian immigrants.
How did Henry Ford make the automobile affordable?
He used an assembly line of people to reduce the cost of labor and manufacturing.
What was installment buying?Why did it increase?
Basically layaway and it increased because people liked the idea of spending over time.
What did President Harding do?
He revised taxes, made higher tariffs, aided farmers and reduced the national debt.
What was the teapot dome scandal?
Pres. Harding's admin was accused of selling oil from a U.S oil reserve in Wyoming.
Many people wanted to ban alcohol during WW1 because they thought it would improve the behavior of what?
What was a common theme in the work of Claude McKay, Langston Hughes, and others?
Social and Political Views
Why did the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act backfire?
It brought tariff acts from foreigners and the U.S trade had a decline
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