5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- African Americans during WWII
- Economy during 1970's & 1980's
- Atlantic Charter
- a 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.
- b economic and political domination af a string nation over weaker ones.
- c 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
- d Pushed for a double victory: victory over segregation and war.
- e The 1970s were perhaps the worst decade of most industrialized countries' economic performance since the Great Depression. Although there was no severe economic depression as witnessed in the 1930s, economic growth rates were considerably lower than previous decades
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- Incident where President Eisenhower sent federal troops to allow black students into the high school.
- made it illegal for employers to pay female workers less than men for the same job
- They decreased their defense spending and ancelled orders of military equptment. Thousands of soldiers were laid off. (Recession due to the Cold War ending)
- Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You
5 True/False questions
McCarthyism → economic and political domination af a string nation over weaker ones.
Public Works Administration → Incident where President Eisenhower sent federal troops to allow black students into the high school.
World War I → Taft broke with progressives on tariff and conservation issues. Had support of Roosevselt.
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.
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