5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Civil Rights Act of 1875
- William McKinley
- Harry Truman
- Treaty of Versailles
- Lyndon B. Johnson
- a 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
- b 36th president, assumed power after JFK was assassinated. signed the civil rights act of 1964 into law and the voting rights act of 1965. his most important legislation was probably medicare and medicaid.
- c 25th president responsible for Spanish-American War, Philippine-American War, and the Annexation of Hawaii, imperialism. assassinated by an anarchist
- d Prohibited discrimination against blacks in public place, such as inns, amusement parks, and on public transportation. Declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
- e Became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the atomic bomb
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1894 railway workers strike for higher wages against the Pullman Company, in which President Grover Cleveland issued an injunction to prevent the strike.
- Prominent black American, born into slavery, who believed that racism would end once blacks acquired useful labor skills and proved their economic value to society, was head of the Tuskegee Institute in 1881. His book "Up from Slavery."
- Succeeded Stalin as the head of the Soviet Communist Party and became the Soviet premier. In power during Cuban Missile Crisis
- Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right to vote to women in federal or state elections.
- Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969)
5 True/False questions
Brown v. Board of Education → Trench warfare between Germany and France. Called War of Attrition(wearing down) because the goal was to break down the enemy. There was no winner after 3 years of fighting.
French-Indochina War → Vietnamese communist statesman who fought the Japanese in World War II and the French until 1954 and South vietnam until 1975 (1890-1969)
Howard Truman → Became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the atomic bomb
Archduke Franz Ferdinand → president 1974-77, Nixon's Vice president, only person not voted into the White House. Assumed presidency after Nixon's resignation as a result of the Watergate scandal
Langston Hughes → Korean leader who became president of South Korea after World War II and led Korea during Korean War.