5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Berlin Blockade
- Causes of the Great Depression
- Public Works Administration
- Central powers During WWI
- African Americans during WWII
- a 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.
- b Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria
- c Pushed for a double victory: victory over segregation and war.
- d Part of the first new deal. It begins spedning over 3 billlion on public works such as highways, dams and public buildings.
- e Stock market crash; consumer debt and spending
Long Range CAuses
5 Multiple choice questions
- law passed in 1944 to help returning veterans buy homes and pay for higher educations
- The Intermidiate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty was the first treaty to call for the destruction of nuclear weapons. Marked the begining to the end of the Cold War. Signed by Reagan and soviet leader, Gorbachev.
- 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.
- Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You
- 1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime minister Winston Churchill not to acquire new territory as a result of WWII amd to work for peace after the war
5 True/False questions
Desegregation of US Troops → the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans
McCarthyism → Intense anti-communist suspicion from late 1940s until late 1950s. Named to criticize actions of Senator Joseph McCarthy during second "Red Scare".
Martin Luther King Jr → became the spokesperson for the Montgomery bus boycott, AfricanAmerican civil rights leader, Main Civil Rights Leader. Supported Peaceful protests and Love
Hoovervilles → camps built outside of major cities by people who had lost their homes during the great depression called hoovervilles because the people blamed pre. hoover foe their situition
Dustbowl → name given to the are of souther Great Plains severely damaged by droughts and dust storms during the 1930's.