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American History since 1877
Little Rock Nine
Stokely Carmichael
Rosa Park
Atlantic Charter
a group of nine African American students who began the integ…
Civil Rights leader who coined the phrase "Black Power." Lead…
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she w…
1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime mini…
Little Rock Nine
a group of nine African American students who began the integ…
Stokely Carmichael
Civil Rights leader who coined the phrase "Black Power." Lead…
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American History since 1877
reconstruction
freedman's bureau
effects of freedman's bureau
Political Reconstruction
-immediately following civil war... -1863-1877... -destruction of s…
-march 3rd 1865... -Oliver O Howard (Union general)... -slaves work…
jobs, land, med care, food, legal help, schools
-Lincoln's plan... -Johnson's plan... -Congressional plan
reconstruction
-immediately following civil war... -1863-1877... -destruction of s…
freedman's bureau
-march 3rd 1865... -Oliver O Howard (Union general)... -slaves work…
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American History since1877
Emergency bank act
Malaise speech
National industrial Recovery Administr…
Social Security Act
The act authorized the federal government to regulate and con…
On July 15, 1979, Carter gave a nationally-televised address…
(NIRA) was a law passed by the United States Congress in 1933…
A law enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to c…
Emergency bank act
The act authorized the federal government to regulate and con…
Malaise speech
On July 15, 1979, Carter gave a nationally-televised address…
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American History Since 1877
Candidates of 1876
Swing State
3 Southern states still under Reconstr…
Stipulations Democrats put on the comp…
Samuel J Tilden and Rutherford B Hayes
No party or candidate has a singular majority in a state
North Carolina / Florida / Louisiana
Remove all federal troops / 1 democrat to the Hayes Cabinet /…
Candidates of 1876
Samuel J Tilden and Rutherford B Hayes
Swing State
No party or candidate has a singular majority in a state
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american history since 1877
Rutherford B. Hayes
James Garfield
Chester Arthur
Grover Cleveland
No. 19, Republican, 1877-1881
No. 20, Republican, 1881-1881
No. 21, Republican, 1881-1885
No. 22, Democrat, 1885-1889
Rutherford B. Hayes
No. 19, Republican, 1877-1881
James Garfield
No. 20, Republican, 1881-1881
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American History since 1877
Jim Crow Laws
Redeemers (Ku Klux Klan, White Camellia)
Indian Assimilation (Including Dawes S…
Turner Thesis
state and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Sout…
a white political coalition in the Southern United States dur…
Dawes Act-Broke up the land of nearly all tribes into small p…
the argument advanced by historian Frederick Jackson Turner i…
Jim Crow Laws
state and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Sout…
Redeemers (Ku Klux Klan, White Camellia)
a white political coalition in the Southern United States dur…
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American History Since 1877
What were the concerns of political pa…
Why were machines invented during the…
Why did the railroad strike of 1877 be…
What was the cause of labor unrest dur…
Patronage- Jobs for votes
Speed up production, cheaper, companies made more money, more…
Cutting wages- Military was sent in to control it.
Paid to little and worked too much, inequalities.
What were the concerns of political pa…
Patronage- Jobs for votes
Why were machines invented during the…
Speed up production, cheaper, companies made more money, more…
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American HIstory Since 1877
As the flow of indentured servants fro…
The ___________________ banned slavery…
After the ______________________ mos n…
________________________ proposed the…
Slave labor
Northwest Ordinance
AMERICAN REVOLUTION
James Monroe
As the flow of indentured servants fro…
Slave labor
The ___________________ banned slavery…
Northwest Ordinance
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American History since 1877
Henry W. Grady
"The New South" speech
What did the "New South" Speech encomp…
Alabama, Birmingham
(1851-1889) Editor & part owner of the Atlanta Constitution n…
From Henry W. Grady to New England Society of New York in 188…
(1) Improved race relations, (2) Crop diversification, and (3…
The 2nd leading steel producer in the US
Henry W. Grady
(1851-1889) Editor & part owner of the Atlanta Constitution n…
"The New South" speech
From Henry W. Grady to New England Society of New York in 188…
American History Since 1877
How was our country affected spatially…
What was the human cost of the war?
How was our nation socially transforme…
How did the Civil War transform our go…
-more states forming... -territories getting smaller
-lots of deaths... -more Americans killed in the Civil War than…
-decided weather they're citizens ... -try ti run plantations wi…
- "The United States is" ...no longer: now "the United States…
How was our country affected spatially…
-more states forming... -territories getting smaller
What was the human cost of the war?
-lots of deaths... -more Americans killed in the Civil War than…
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American History Since 1877 Midterm
Great Plains
Transcontinental Railroad
Treaty of Fort Laramie
Battle of Little Bighorn
Semiarid territory in central North America
A railroad linking the East and West Coasts of North America.…
A treaty in 1851 that sought to confine tribes on the norther…
1876 battle in the Montana Territory in which Lakota Sioux ma…
Great Plains
Semiarid territory in central North America
Transcontinental Railroad
A railroad linking the East and West Coasts of North America.…
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American History since 1877 MST
The Gilded Age
Homestead Act
Union Pacific Railroad
Crazy Horse
1877-1895 The rise of industrialism and the interplay between…
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to se…
A railroad that started in Omaha Nebraska in 1862, and it con…
A chief of the Sioux who took up arms against the United Stat…
The Gilded Age
1877-1895 The rise of industrialism and the interplay between…
Homestead Act
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to se…
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American History Since 1877 Final
"Bank Holiday" (1933)
Agricultural Adjustment Administration…
Dust Bowl (1930s)
National Recovery Administration (1933)
Banks regulated by the federal reserve will be temporarily sh…
reduced the supply of agricultural goods, govt. paid farmers…
soil had been depleted, ecological destruction from moving ou…
public standards and codes for all businesses, set minimum wa…
"Bank Holiday" (1933)
Banks regulated by the federal reserve will be temporarily sh…
Agricultural Adjustment Administration…
reduced the supply of agricultural goods, govt. paid farmers…
African-American History Since 1877
The March on Washington Movement
The Fair Employment Practices Committee
Steven Robinson and the Montford Point…
William H. Hastie
organized by A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin, designed t…
group formed when Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, stat…
young man joined the military, which had only just begun to d…
an American lawyer, judge, and advocate for African American…
The March on Washington Movement
organized by A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin, designed t…
The Fair Employment Practices Committee
group formed when Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, stat…
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African-American History Since 1877
The March on Washington Movement
The Fair Employment Practices Committee
Steven Robinson and the Montford Point…
William H. Hastie
organized by A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin, designed t…
group formed when Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, stat…
young man joined the military, which had only just begun to d…
an American lawyer, judge, and advocate for African American…
The March on Washington Movement
organized by A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin, designed t…
The Fair Employment Practices Committee
group formed when Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, stat…
American History since 1877 Midterm
Second Industrial Revolution (mid to l…
Pacific Railroad Act (1862)
First Transcontinental Railroad (1865-…
Bessemer Process (1855)
Second only to Europe, ... Boom in population and farm productio…
Allowed the Central and Pacific Railroads to build from Nebra…
The combined Railroad built by Central and Pacific Railroad c…
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting ho…
Second Industrial Revolution (mid to l…
Second only to Europe, ... Boom in population and farm productio…
Pacific Railroad Act (1862)
Allowed the Central and Pacific Railroads to build from Nebra…
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American History Since 1877 Midterm
Margaret Sanger
Teapot Dome
14 Points
Jim Crow
As a birth control activist, she worked to distribute birth c…
Harding administration scandal which Secretary of the Interio…
President Woodrow Wilson's 1918 plan for peace after WWI; at…
In the New South, Jim Crow laws mandated the separation of ra…
Margaret Sanger
As a birth control activist, she worked to distribute birth c…
Teapot Dome
Harding administration scandal which Secretary of the Interio…
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American History Since 1877 Final
Erie Canal
Lowell Girls
James Monroe
Panic of 1819
40 ft wide, 4 ft deep. Brough "river of gold" to NYC & caused…
"Healthy & happy" lived in dorms staffed by matronly supervis…
5th President- last president who was founding father of US &…
1st major peacetime financial crisis in the United States fol…
Erie Canal
40 ft wide, 4 ft deep. Brough "river of gold" to NYC & caused…
Lowell Girls
"Healthy & happy" lived in dorms staffed by matronly supervis…
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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 CHAPTER 28
In a September 20, 2001 speech, Presid…
Early in Bush's first term, his admini…
Operation Enduring Freedom was launche…
In 2001-2002, all of the following pol…
fear
Rejected the Kyoto Protocol
against Afghanistan, because the nation was harboring Osama b…
Colin Powell
In a September 20, 2001 speech, Presid…
fear
Early in Bush's first term, his admini…
Rejected the Kyoto Protocol
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American history since 1877 combine
The Gilded Age
1896 election ( william jennings bryan)
"Free Silver"
Cross of Gold speech
period of get rich quick schemes gimmicks so so politics name…
- great commoner ... - spoke for farmers
inflate the currency and rise crop prices by coining more sil…
criticized the gold standard and advocated inflating the curr…
The Gilded Age
period of get rich quick schemes gimmicks so so politics name…
1896 election ( william jennings bryan)
- great commoner ... - spoke for farmers
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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 CHAPTER 16
The massive hunting of what animal hur…
All of the following factors contribut…
The Social Gospel:
The Greenback-Labor Party:
Buffalo
low tariffs
called for an equalization of wealth and power
wanted the federal government to stop taking money out of cir…
The massive hunting of what animal hur…
Buffalo
All of the following factors contribut…
low tariffs
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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 CHAPTER 20
All of the following statements about…
Hoover's response to the Depression in…
In 1928, Herbert Hoover:
The Equal Rights Amendment:
the 1924 Immigration Act sought to ensure that more immigrant…
a reduction in the size of the army.
won the presidency because of his reputation and the nations…
proposed to eliminate all illegal distinctions based on sex.
All of the following statements about…
the 1924 Immigration Act sought to ensure that more immigrant…
Hoover's response to the Depression in…
a reduction in the size of the army.
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American History Since 1877 Midterm
13th Amendment
Black Codes
Social Darwinism
Gospel of Wealth
Abolish slavery and involuntary servitude
Had the intent and effect of restricting African Americans' f…
The theory that individuals are subject to the same laws of n…
An article written by Andrew Carnegie that describes the resp…
13th Amendment
Abolish slavery and involuntary servitude
Black Codes
Had the intent and effect of restricting African Americans' f…
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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 CHAPTER 19
The 19th Amendment:
Between 1901 and 1920, the United Stat…
The 14 Points attempted to:
In response to the Russian Revolution…
barred states from using sex as a qualification for voting
in order to protect the economic interests of American banks…
provide a peace agenda to create a new world order
pursued a policy of anticommunism that would remain throughou…
The 19th Amendment:
barred states from using sex as a qualification for voting
Between 1901 and 1920, the United Stat…
in order to protect the economic interests of American banks…
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AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877 CHAPTER 17
The American Federation of Labor's fou…
The Phillipine War:
The new immigrants:
Which was NOT part of the Populist pla…
argue against interference by judges with workers' right to o…
was far longer and bloodier than the Spanish-American war
came from southern and eastern Europe
higher tariffs
The American Federation of Labor's fou…
argue against interference by judges with workers' right to o…
The Phillipine War:
was far longer and bloodier than the Spanish-American war
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American History Since 1877 - EXAM 1
Homestead Act
Union Pacific Railroad
Crazy Horse
Sitting Bull
[1862] promised 160 acres of land to any citizen who settled…
largest railroad network in the US
Sioux chief
Sioux leader
Homestead Act
[1862] promised 160 acres of land to any citizen who settled…
Union Pacific Railroad
largest railroad network in the US
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American History Since 1877 ; No. 2
"America Letters"
Nativism
Modernists
Fundamentalists
Letters from resent immigrants that send back home & people c…
They were anty-immigration
Believers in modern science and were against the biblical. Th…
Believers in the biblical and did not support the modernists…
"America Letters"
Letters from resent immigrants that send back home & people c…
Nativism
They were anty-immigration
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American Republic Since 1877
GI Bill
closed shop
right-to-work law
union shop
Servicemens Readjustment Act provided generous loans to veter…
practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members.
outlawed union shops in which new workers were required to jo…
shops in which workers were required to join the union.
GI Bill
Servicemens Readjustment Act provided generous loans to veter…
closed shop
practice of forcing business owners to hire only union members.
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American History since 1877 chapter 13
Progressivism
Muckrakers
Commission plan
Direct Primary
Collection of different ideas and activities
Group of journalist who were the first people to articulate p…
Aka council-manager system, where a city's gov't would be div…
All party members could vote for a candidate to run in genera…
Progressivism
Collection of different ideas and activities
Muckrakers
Group of journalist who were the first people to articulate p…
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american history since 1877 test 2
who couldn't be a member of knights of…
who founded knights of labor?
why was the knights of labor unusual?
knights of labor beat
Chinese, and novelists- lawyers, bankers, horse thieves
Philadelphia tailor
didn't work for a labor force, broad overall, accepted women…
Jay Gool
who couldn't be a member of knights of…
Chinese, and novelists- lawyers, bankers, horse thieves
who founded knights of labor?
Philadelphia tailor
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American History Since 1877 Exam 2
World War I
Woodrow Wilson
Zimmerman Note
Selective Service Act
was revolutionary in warfare. There were trenches, machine gu…
Was our 28th president, reelected on the anti-war platform (m…
In February of 1917, Germany resumed unrestricted submarine w…
Was the instituted draft. It required all men between the age…
World War I
was revolutionary in warfare. There were trenches, machine gu…
Woodrow Wilson
Was our 28th president, reelected on the anti-war platform (m…
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American History Since 1877-Exam 2
Woodrow Wilson
Zimmerman Telegram/note
Selected Service Act
14 points
reelected on an anti-war platform,... Involvement in WWI: starte…
internal diplomatic communication issued from the Germany tha…
authorized the federal government to raise a national army fo…
Wilsons list of ways to save the world.
Woodrow Wilson
reelected on an anti-war platform,... Involvement in WWI: starte…
Zimmerman Telegram/note
internal diplomatic communication issued from the Germany tha…
American History Since 1877- Test 1
waving a bloody shirt
Hamilton Fish
ere of good stealing
Thomas Nast
blaming the south and the democrats for the civil war & recon…
president Grant's capable secretary of state, who was respons…
President Grant's two terms of presidency was known as the? W…
A political cartoonist with the New York Times who exposed th…
waving a bloody shirt
blaming the south and the democrats for the civil war & recon…
Hamilton Fish
president Grant's capable secretary of state, who was respons…
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American History Since 1877 exam 4
germans invade poland
germans invade france
japanese occupation of manchuria
Rape of Nanking
1940 Nazi germany had taken over much of western europe
vichy france run by fascist french governors who got orders f…
1931-1933 the japanese occupy manchuria and in doing so viola…
japanese occupy the chinese city of nanking and murder 260,00…
germans invade poland
1940 Nazi germany had taken over much of western europe
germans invade france
vichy france run by fascist french governors who got orders f…
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American Republic Since 1877
John L Stevens
Dollar diplomacy
Roosevelt Corollary
Hay-Pauncefote Treaty
the man behind the overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani and the st…
President Taft's policy of linking American business interest…
Roosevelt's 1904 extension of the Monroe Doctrine, stating th…
permission granted by Panama for the US to dig a canal ; perm…
John L Stevens
the man behind the overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani and the st…
Dollar diplomacy
President Taft's policy of linking American business interest…
Dockery's American History since 1877
President 19. 1877-1881
President 20. 1881-1881
President 21. 1881-1885
President 22. 1885-1889
Rutherford B. Hayes Republican
James Garfield Republican
Chester Arthur Republican
Grover Cleveland Democrat
President 19. 1877-1881
Rutherford B. Hayes Republican
President 20. 1881-1881
James Garfield Republican
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History Quiz The American Republic Since 1877
Arbitration
unfair trade
progressivism
referendum
settling a dispute by agreeing to accept the decision of an i…
trading practices which derive a gain at the expense of the c…
a political movement which believed that industrialism and ur…
the practice of letting voters accept or reject measures prop…
Arbitration
settling a dispute by agreeing to accept the decision of an i…
unfair trade
trading practices which derive a gain at the expense of the c…
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American History Since 1877 (chapters 16-21)
Reconstruction Acts (ch 16)
Command of the Army (ch 16)
Tenure of Office (ch 16)
Fifteenth amendment (ch 16)
Acts viewed as a way to deal with disorder in the South
prohibited president from issuing military orders except thro…
required president to gain approval of senate whenever he app…
extended right to vote to black men
Reconstruction Acts (ch 16)
Acts viewed as a way to deal with disorder in the South
Command of the Army (ch 16)
prohibited president from issuing military orders except thro…
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American history since 1877 - Quiz 1
The Columbian Exposition of 1893
US as a world power/ railroad
Manufactured goods
Mining
Celebrated the 400th anniversary of Columbus's arrival in the…
250,000 miles of railroad by 1914
tripled due to land, people, ideas and the positive business…
shifted to finding useful minerals copper,lead,zinc,quartz an…
The Columbian Exposition of 1893
Celebrated the 400th anniversary of Columbus's arrival in the…
US as a world power/ railroad
250,000 miles of railroad by 1914
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Chapter 32 American History since 1877
SDS
Tom Hayden
New Left
Free Speech Movement (FSM)
Students for a Democratic Society. 1960, an organization very…
formed SDS, and drafted the impassioned manifesto known as th…
the efforts at grassroots democracy from those of the Old Lef…
Led by Mario Savio, FMS initially protested on behalf of stud…
SDS
Students for a Democratic Society. 1960, an organization very…
Tom Hayden
formed SDS, and drafted the impassioned manifesto known as th…
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Exam 2 American History Since 1877
Who were the opportunist
What was J Edgar Hoover trying to acco…
What was Richard Nixon trying to accom…
What was Senator Joseph McCarthy tryou…
J Edgar Hoover, Richard Nixon, and Joseph McCarthy
Turned the FBI into being National. He ran the FBI
HUAC hearings (named suspected communist) he questions Whitak…
Accused George Marshal of being a communist and says the US a…
Who were the opportunist
J Edgar Hoover, Richard Nixon, and Joseph McCarthy
What was J Edgar Hoover trying to acco…
Turned the FBI into being National. He ran the FBI
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American History Since 1877 Final Exam
First Southern State to elect a Republ…
Supreme Court case the ruled "separate…
Last Battle of Indian Wars
Last major land rush took place near
Tennessee
Brown v. Board of Education
Battle of Wounded Knee
Oklahoma City
First Southern State to elect a Republ…
Tennessee
Supreme Court case the ruled "separate…
Brown v. Board of Education
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American History Since 1877 Final Exam
San Francisco Conference
United Nations
Fair Deal
Baby Boom
1951, Tried to finalize the charter to create the UN. Soviet…
1945, Changed to the General Assembly. Called the Security Co…
1949, 21 point program for Truman's presidency. Raised minimu…
1946-1964, Lots of baby making and were going to need more sc…
San Francisco Conference
1951, Tried to finalize the charter to create the UN. Soviet…
United Nations
1945, Changed to the General Assembly. Called the Security Co…
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American History since 1877: Exam 2
how long did WWI last
what 6 technological advance were used…
how did machine guns affect firing rates
two types of poison gas
September 1914- November 1918
1. machine guns... 2. tanks... 3. submarines... 4. airplanes... 5. poison…
60 kills per min
1. blister gas- chlorine like, burns that never heal... 2. nerve…
how long did WWI last
September 1914- November 1918
what 6 technological advance were used…
1. machine guns... 2. tanks... 3. submarines... 4. airplanes... 5. poison…
American History Test 2 - Since 1877 - Klein
Bessemer
Drake
Westinghouse
Bordon
Cheaper steel. Willingness to adopt and adapt.
Oil industry. Culture that allows and promotes inventiveness.
Air brakes for trains, etc. Famous for inventing the Inventio…
Processing food (can food, MILK). Reduces infant mortality an…
Bessemer
Cheaper steel. Willingness to adopt and adapt.
Drake
Oil industry. Culture that allows and promotes inventiveness.
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American History Since 1877 Exam I
Importance of Buffalo
Chinese Immigration
Anti-Coolie Clubs
Chinese Exclusion Act
Native Americans followed the herds of Buffalo to determine t…
Chinese immigrants began to emerge around 1848. By 1880, 200,…
These groups wanted to empliment a ban on employing Chinese w…
1882; Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the cou…
Importance of Buffalo
Native Americans followed the herds of Buffalo to determine t…
Chinese Immigration
Chinese immigrants began to emerge around 1848. By 1880, 200,…
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American History Since 1877, Study Guide #2
Morrill Act
Hatch Act
Boomers
James Oliver
In 1862, the federal government gave land grants, only If peo…
In 1877, the federal government helped schools financially to…
People who wanted land in the west before it was all gone
In 1868, he invented the chilled steel plow
Morrill Act
In 1862, the federal government gave land grants, only If peo…
Hatch Act
In 1877, the federal government helped schools financially to…
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American History since 1877 - Chapter 3
The French and Indian war
The Albany Conference
What was the importance over the Alban…
The Albany Plan of Union was organized…
France and England both wanted control over Ohio River Valley.
England informed colonies to make an alliance.
Iroquois did not was to fight France.
Benjamin Franklin
The French and Indian war
France and England both wanted control over Ohio River Valley.
The Albany Conference
England informed colonies to make an alliance.
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American History Since 1877 Final Exam
Baby Boom
Levittown
Suburbia
Betty Friedan and Feminine Mystique
After a century and a half of decline ,the birthrate shot up.…
Levittown is a symbol of the postwar housing boom in the Unit…
The significance of suburbia was that it was a solution to th…
Feminine Mystique was a book written by Betty Friedan. It spo…
Baby Boom
After a century and a half of decline ,the birthrate shot up.…
Levittown
Levittown is a symbol of the postwar housing boom in the Unit…
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American History Since 1877 Exam 3 Review
What was the Bonus March?
The life of FDR
The Civil Works Administration
Who was Eleanor Roosevelt?
This happened in June 1932. In 1924, Congress rewarded WWI ve…
This person came from an elite background. In 1910 he has a D…
This was a short-lived U.S. job creation program established…
FDR's wife
What was the Bonus March?
This happened in June 1932. In 1924, Congress rewarded WWI ve…
The life of FDR
This person came from an elite background. In 1910 he has a D…
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