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Test 9 Chapters 14-18
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is a Union general who led the March to the Sea
name the first major battle of the civil war
is ademocratic canidate for the Illionis sentorial campaign of 1858
resigned under President Jaskon
John C. Calhoun
What did the Compromise of 1850 do?
It would resolve several dispute between North and South
What Booker T. Washington says the best way to be successful is by.
To go to school and to have a good education
Who was the first President to be impeached?
16th President of the United States saved the Union during the Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
what state admitted to the Union during the Civil War
General of the Union Army
Ulysses S. Grant
United States architect known for his steel framed skyscrapers and for coining the phrase 'form follows function' (1856-1924)
Inventor who developed the first safety elevator in 1852.
name the city that got destroyed by a fire
had the largest steel industries in the U.S
Established the Standard Oil Company, the greatest, wisest, and meanest monopoly known in history
John D. Rockefeller
Invented the light bulb
Which state was first to give women the right to vote?
known as the Hoosier Poet
James Whitcomb Riley
The March King
John Philip Sousa
the president during the Spanish American War; asked congress to go to war in Cuba
it told a story using the scenery customs and dialect of a parrticular region of the country
Is best known for founding Hull House in Chicago.
leader of the American Federation of Labor
An act that removed Indian land from tribal possesion, redivided it, and distributed it among individual Indian families. Designed to break tribal mentalities and promote individualism.
it set precede for government regulation of American business
Sherman Antitrust Act
describe why the Age of Industry was also called Gilded Age
because w3hen a cheap object is covered with gold paint it appears to be worth more than it acually is
Who was the only the president to serve 2 nonconsectutive
A proponent of Progressivism and a vocal opponent of railroad trusts, bossism, WWI, and the League of Nations. He ran for President as the nominee of his own Progressive Party in 1924.
Robert M. La Follette
Stated that the US intended to free Cuba from tyranny and did not seek to control the island for itself
led the expedition that discovered the North Pole
Specified when the US could interviene in Cuban affairs
Why did the us hold onto several Pacific islands after the Spanish~American War
to prepare for self govenment
he supported his secretary of was and close friend
Which president is responible for popularize the Progressive Movement
It created aprivately controlled central banking system under the sponsorship of the government
Federal Reserve Act
Prohibited the manufacture, sale, and distribution of alcoholic beverages
Leader of the U.S. during World War I who touted that he kept America out of the war
Father of progressive education
Treaty in which Russia lost substantial territory to the Germans. This ended Russian participation in the war (1918).
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
American fundamentalist minister; he used colorful language and powerful sermons to drive home the message of salvation through Jesus and to oppose radical and progressive groups.
Hired by government to make sure scopes didn't get his job back
William J. Bryan
got to sit in the cabinet meetings
First national radio network
The spread of nationalism led to the unification of this central European nation, following the Franco-Prussian War in 1871
A Harvard trained professional who called for equal rights immediately for African Americans. He founded the NAACP that aimed to help African Americans improve.
W.E.B. Du Bois
American war hero
an informal agreement between the United States and the Empire of Japan whereby the U.S. would not impose restriction on Japanese immigration or students, and Japan would not allow further immigration to the U.S.
Why did the Legue of Nations and the Kellogg Biand pact fail to prevent the war
It ignored the sin nature of man and world powers convinced themselves that they outlawed the war
How did the false phosophies such as Moderism and evolution effectthe US
it did because John Scopes was killed because he taught that in a public school
American pilot who made the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
law requiring men to register for military service
Selective Service Act
NEP (New Economic Policy); Reds vs. Whites
Beginning of the civil war
End of Civil War
Transcontinental Railroad completed
End of Reconstruction
End of WWI
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