5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Causes of the Great Depression
- Berlin Blockade
- social Darwinism
- a Idea od the Guilded Age. Strongly reinforced the idea of individualism. "Survival of the fittest". Social Darwinisma lso paralleled the economic doctrine on laissez-faire that opposed any government programs that interfered with buisness.
- b Stock market crash; consumer debt and spending
Long Range CAuses
- c reaction against laissez-faire economics and its emhasis on an unregulated market. Progressives believed that industrialization and urbanization had created many social problems. Belonged to both major political parties. Strong faith in schience and technology.
- d The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in Berlin in order to gain supremacy. The blockade was a high point in the Cold War, and it led to the Berlin Airlift.
- e economic and political domination af a string nation over weaker ones.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Pushed for a double victory: victory over segregation and war.
- Belief that Bible should be taken literally. Longest lastin gof challenges to new urban culture. Many americans felt alienated from city life, science, and modernization.
- Part of the first new deal. It begins spedning over 3 billlion on public works such as highways, dams and public buildings.
- Incident where President Eisenhower sent federal troops to allow black students into the high school.
- Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria
5 True/False questions
New Deal Voting Coalition → African Americans, Women and laborers. , White South now became just one part of new deal voting coalition that included farmers, industrial workers, African Americans, new immigrants, ethnic minorities, women, progressives, and intellectuals.
Eleanor Roosevelt brought about change in African American and Women's vote as she emphasized strong sympathies toward African Americans on her tours of country.
Martin Luther King Jr → a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the central powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria)
from 1914 to 1918, also known as the Great War, conflict, chiefly in Europe, among most of the great Western powers.
Militaris, imperialism and nationalism led to it.
Federal highway Act of 1956 → This act, an accomplishment of the Eisenhower administration, authorized $25 billion for a ten- year project that built over 40,000 miles of interstate highways. This was the largest public works project in American history.
Voting Rights Act of 1965 → This act, an accomplishment of the Eisenhower administration, authorized $25 billion for a ten- year project that built over 40,000 miles of interstate highways. This was the largest public works project in American history.
Dustbowl → name given to the are of souther Great Plains severely damaged by droughts and dust storms during the 1930's.