5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Norris-La Guardia Anti-Injunction Act 1932
- Al Capone
- Pearl Harbor
- The Great Depression
- Muscle Shoals
- a 1931, designed the Tennesse River, goal to sell gov. produced electricity in competion with citizens in private companies. passed by Roosevelt
- b a mob king in Chicago who controlled a large network of speakeasies with enormous profits. His illegal activities convey the failure of prohibition in the twenties and the problems with gangs.
- c This law that banned "yellow-dog," or anti-union, work contracts and forbade federal courts from issuing injunctions to quash strikes and boycotts. It was an early piece of labor-friendly federal legislation.
- d United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan, bringing the United States into World War II. Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941.
- e The Great Depression was an economic depression notable for its duration and intensity that struck the world from 1929-1933. Recovery was a long and difficult process.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Rossevelt (dem) vs. Wendell Wilkie (rep), Roosevelt wins ; FDR had to declare that he would not send Americans to war in order to win ; greatly plagued the years before WWII ; won in a landslide ; first time a president was elected for a third term
- Signed between the Axis powers in 1940 (Italy, Germany and Japan) where they pledged to help the others in the event of an attack by the US
- Project designed to provide jobs for unemployed artists to design posters, offer art courses, and paint murals on public buildings. (way for struggling artists to have a job and for the community to benefit as well)
- the name of the American B-29 bomber, piloted by Col. Paul Tibbets, Jr., that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug. 6, 1945.
- United States Housing Authority. Money to states for housing constructions. Relief and Reform
5 True/False questions
Frank Lloyd Wright → long-time labor leader who organized and led the first important unskilled workers labor union, called in to represent union during sit-down strike
Overspeculation → Means to over "guess." The majority of the people felt the stock market will go up, so they greedily buy, when in reality it's the peak already and stock market prices will drop soon.
Internationalism → the doctrine that nations should cooperate because their common interests are more important than their differences
2nd New Deal → The programs and policies to promote economic recovery and social reform introduced during the 1930s by President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Potsdam Conference → D-Day
Unconditional surrender of Germany