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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
stock market crash
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
The Wall Street stock market index. In September 1929 the ind…
This purchase method allowed people to borrow most of the cos…
stock market crash
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
Black Tuesday
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
36 terms
AP US History - Chapter 24 Vocabulary
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
conscription
Serbia
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy (at first), Alliance betw…
France, Great Britain, and Russia (at first)
a military draft
Country seeking independence from Austria, supported by Russia
Triple Alliance
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy (at first), Alliance betw…
Triple Entente
France, Great Britain, and Russia (at first)
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
stock market crash
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell of starting in Octo…
On October 29, 1929 millions of panicky investors sold as the…
The Wall Street stock market index. It fell from its Septembe…
It allowed people to borrow most of the cost of the stock, ma…
stock market crash
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell of starting in Octo…
Black Tuesday
On October 29, 1929 millions of panicky investors sold as the…
49 terms
AP US History Chapter 24
New Deal
"social welfare" liberalism
Fireside Chats
Brain Trust
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
is a political ideology that believes individual liberty requ…
The informal radio conversations Roosevelt had with the peopl…
A small group of young reform-minded intellectuals responsibl…
New Deal
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
"social welfare" liberalism
is a political ideology that believes individual liberty requ…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Interstate Commerce Act
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration
Trust
Established the ICC (Interstate Commerce Commission) - monito…
Practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
Absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in th…
A group of corporations run by a single board of directors
Interstate Commerce Act
Established the ICC (Interstate Commerce Commission) - monito…
Vertical Integration
Practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
Big Four
Collis Huntington
The __________________ was a railroad that started in Omaha,…
The _________________ was a railroad that started in Sacramen…
The _______________ was the nickname given to the chief finan…
________________ was one of the Big Four; he was a adept lobb…
Union Pacific Railroad
The __________________ was a railroad that started in Omaha,…
Central Pacific Railroad
The _________________ was a railroad that started in Sacramen…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Land grants
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
Northern Pacific Railroad
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
The California-based railroad... A lot of Chinese labor... Headed b…
Northernmost transcontinental railroad... Organized by James J.…
Land grants
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
Union Pacific Railroad
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
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AP US History - Chapter 24
What characteristic did the fascist go…
Which of the following factors contrib…
Which of the following was the United…
In 1934, the Nye Committee's report co…
racial superiority
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
neutrality
War profiteers had maneuvered the nation into WWI for financi…
What characteristic did the fascist go…
racial superiority
Which of the following factors contrib…
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
29 terms
AP US History Chapter 24
land grants
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
The Great Northern
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
The California-based railroad... A lot of Chinese labor... Headed b…
Northernmost transcontinental railroad... Organized by James J.…
land grants
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
Union Pacific Railroad
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Land Grant
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration
Trust
Fiefs.
Practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
Type of monopoly where a company buys out all of its competit…
A monopoly that controls goods and services, often in combina…
Land Grant
Fiefs.
Vertical Integration
Practice where a single entity controls the entire process of…
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AP US History Chapter 24 Key Content
Wagner Act
"Buying on the Margin"
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Bonus Army
1935; Established National Labor Relations Board; protected t…
Buying stocks and borrowing money from a bank or broker; if t…
Federally funded, government-owned corporation funded by Cong…
1932 - Facing the financial crisis of the Depression, WW I Ve…
Wagner Act
1935; Established National Labor Relations Board; protected t…
"Buying on the Margin"
Buying stocks and borrowing money from a bank or broker; if t…
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AP US History ID Sigs Chapter 24
Installment plans
oligopolies
Teapot Dome Scandal
American Indian's citizenship
As Americans acquired spending money and leisure time, servic…
Oligopoly was the control of an entire industry by a few larg…
A congressional inquiry in 1923 and 1924 revealed that Secret…
Many organizations worked to obtain justice and social servic…
Installment plans
As Americans acquired spending money and leisure time, servic…
oligopolies
Oligopoly was the control of an entire industry by a few larg…
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AP US History Henretta Chapter 24
fascism
National Socialist Party
Rome-Berlin Axis
Neutrality Act of 1935
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
(Nazi Party) was a far-right, racist political party in Germa…
the alliance between Italy and Germany (Mussolini and Hitler)
European democracies might buy American war materials on a "c…
fascism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
National Socialist Party
(Nazi Party) was a far-right, racist political party in Germa…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Wabash, St. Louis &Pacific Railroad Co…
Interstate Commerce Act
vertical integration
horizontal integration
-a Supreme Court decision that prohibited states from regulat…
-in 1887;... -congressional legislation that established the Int…
-the practice of perfected by Andrew Carnegie of controlling…
-the practice perfected by John D. Rockefeller of dominating…
Wabash, St. Louis &Pacific Railroad Co…
-a Supreme Court decision that prohibited states from regulat…
Interstate Commerce Act
-in 1887;... -congressional legislation that established the Int…
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AP US History Chapter 24 Vocabulary
fascism
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
Rome-Berlin Axis
Neutrality Act of 1935
An authoritarian system of government characterized by dictat…
German political party led by Adolf Hitler, who became chance…
A political and military alliance formed in 1936 between Germ…
Legislation that sought to avoid entanglement in foreign wars…
fascism
An authoritarian system of government characterized by dictat…
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
German political party led by Adolf Hitler, who became chance…
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Chapter 24 AP US History
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
"Wedding of the Rails"
Cornelius Vanderbilt
President Lincoln founded in 1862 traveling across the United…
Founded in 1861 by a group of California merchants, connectin…
The union of the Pacific and Union Pacific railroads
American businessman who got rich off Railroads
Union Pacific Railroad
President Lincoln founded in 1862 traveling across the United…
Central Pacific Railroad
Founded in 1861 by a group of California merchants, connectin…
30 terms
AP US History - Chapter 24
What characteristic did the fascist go…
Which of the following factors contrib…
Which of the following was the United…
In 1934, the Nye Committee's report co…
racial superiority
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
neutrality
War profiteers had maneuvered the nation into WWI for financi…
What characteristic did the fascist go…
racial superiority
Which of the following factors contrib…
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
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AP US HISTORY Chapter 24
Stock Watering
Wabash
Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC)
Standard Oil
Dishonest device by which railroad promoters artificially inf…
Supreme Court case of 1886 that prevented states from regulat…
Federal agency, originally intended to regulate railroads, th…
First of the great industrial trusts, organized through a pri…
Stock Watering
Dishonest device by which railroad promoters artificially inf…
Wabash
Supreme Court case of 1886 that prevented states from regulat…
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AP US history chapter 24
Closed shop
Wabash, St. louis and Pacific railroad…
Interstate commerce act
Vertical integration
All union labor
decreed that individual states had no power to regulate inter…
1887; prohibited rebates and pools and required the railroads…
pioneered by Carnegie; combining into one organization all ph…
Closed shop
All union labor
Wabash, St. louis and Pacific railroad…
decreed that individual states had no power to regulate inter…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Four freedoms speech
Atlantic charter
War powers act
Rosie the Riveter
A speech by FDR that outlined the four principles of freedom…
1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime mini…
1973, Notify Congress within 48 hours of deploying troops; ha…
A propaganda character designed to increase production of fem…
Four freedoms speech
A speech by FDR that outlined the four principles of freedom…
Atlantic charter
1941-Pledge signed by US president FDR and British prime mini…
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Chapter 24 AP US History
bank holiday
Agricultural Adjustment Act
Economy Act
Emergency Banking Act
All the banks were ordered to close until new laws could be p…
1933 and 1938 , Helped farmers meet mortgages. Unconstitution…
This act passed March 20th of 1933 gave FDR the power to cut…
1933 , gave the President power over the banking system and s…
bank holiday
All the banks were ordered to close until new laws could be p…
Agricultural Adjustment Act
1933 and 1938 , Helped farmers meet mortgages. Unconstitution…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Aimee Semple McPherson
Production/Economic Growth of 7% betwe…
Role of Technology
Job Growth & Rising Incomes
• preached the healing message of her "Foursquare Gospel"... • h…
• in 20's, the US was in midst of revolution in production... •…
• machines became more common in workplace (steam turbines, e…
• rising demand (espesh for new consumer goods) kept labor fo…
Aimee Semple McPherson
• preached the healing message of her "Foursquare Gospel"... • h…
Production/Economic Growth of 7% betwe…
• in 20's, the US was in midst of revolution in production... •…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Fascism
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
Rome-Berlin Axis
Neutrality Act of 1935
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
NSDAP (Nazis)
1936; close cooperation between Italy and Germany, and soon J…
European democracies might buy American war materials on a "c…
Fascism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
NSDAP (Nazis)
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AP US History Key Terms Chapter 24
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
Interstate Commerce Act (1887)
vertical integration
horizontal integration
A Supreme Court decision that prohibited states from regulati…
Congressional legislation that established the Interstate Com…
The practice perfected by Andrew Carnegie of controlling ever…
The practice perfected by John D. Rockefeller of dominating a…
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
A Supreme Court decision that prohibited states from regulati…
Interstate Commerce Act (1887)
Congressional legislation that established the Interstate Com…
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Chapter 24 AP US History
Which of the following was not part of…
The term "flapper" referred to
The purpose of welfare capitalism was to
All of the following factors contribut…
A decline in the number of Americans who owned stocks
Modern, single women who smoked and wore short dresses
Encourage worker loyalty to capitalism
A decline in European demand for US products
Which of the following was not part of…
A decline in the number of Americans who owned stocks
The term "flapper" referred to
Modern, single women who smoked and wore short dresses
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Chapter 24 AP US History (!)
Which of the following was not part of…
The term "flapper" referred to
The purpose of welfare capitalism was to
All of the following factors contribut…
A decline in the number of Americans who owned stocks
Modern, single women who smoked and wore short dresses
Encourage worker loyalty to capitalism
A decline in European demand for US products
Which of the following was not part of…
A decline in the number of Americans who owned stocks
The term "flapper" referred to
Modern, single women who smoked and wore short dresses
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AP US History Chapter 24
Transcontinental Railroads
Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Rockefeller, Mor…
Jay Gould
Pool
Railroads which connected the west coast of the United States…
Vanderbilt helped increase the efficiency of railroad transpo…
United States financier who gained control of the Erie Canal…
share resources: to combine something to form a supply that c…
Transcontinental Railroads
Railroads which connected the west coast of the United States…
Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Rockefeller, Mor…
Vanderbilt helped increase the efficiency of railroad transpo…
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AP US History Chapter 24
Land grants
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
Northern Pacific Railroad
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
The California-based railroad... A lot of Chinese labor... Headed b…
Northernmost transcontinental railroad... Organized by James J.…
Land grants
Federally owned acreage granted to the railroad companies in…
Union Pacific Railroad
The original transcontinental railroad... Commissioned by Congre…
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AP US History- Chapter 24 Key Content
Wagner Act-
National Labor Relations Board-
"Buying on the Margin"-
Black Tuesday-
1935 Act that created the National Labor Relations Board. The…
A board created as part of the Wagner Act. The board was anot…
The purchase of a ______ account. People that purchased a ___…
The historic stock market crash that sparked the Great Depres…
Wagner Act-
1935 Act that created the National Labor Relations Board. The…
National Labor Relations Board-
A board created as part of the Wagner Act. The board was anot…
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Amsco AP US History Chapter 24
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
Gross National Product
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
An option that allowed investors to purchase a stock for only…
The total value of goods and services, including income recei…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Dow Jones index
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
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AP US History: Chapter 24 Terms
Kitchen Debate
Levittown/Suburbia
Consumer Culture
TV
Debate between Nixon and Khrushechev. The two men discussed t…
Homes were prefabricated, were built using virtual assembly l…
Televisions made it much easier to advertise nationwide, and…
1940's a device that receives electronic signals and makes th…
Kitchen Debate
Debate between Nixon and Khrushechev. The two men discussed t…
Levittown/Suburbia
Homes were prefabricated, were built using virtual assembly l…
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US History chapter 24
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
Interstate commerce Act
vertical integration
horizontal integration
decreed that individual states had no power to regulate inter…
it prohibited rebates and pools and required the railroads to…
Practice in which a single manufacturer controls all of the s…
a form of corporate organization in which several branches of…
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
decreed that individual states had no power to regulate inter…
Interstate commerce Act
it prohibited rebates and pools and required the railroads to…
Chapter 24 Vocab AP US History
Fascism
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
Rome-Berlin Axis
Neutrality Act of 1935
a political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
the political party founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to…
Nazi Hitler and Fascist Mussolini allied themselves
prohibited sale of arms to belligerents in a war; banned loan…
Fascism
a political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
National Socialist (Nazi) Party
the political party founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to…
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AP US History Chapter 24 Vocabulary
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
Interstate Commerce Act
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Integration
-Supreme Court decision preventing states from regulating rai…
-established the Interstate Commerce Commission... -compelled ra…
-performed by Andrew Carnegie... -controlling every process to i…
-performed by John D. Rockefeller... -dominating a specific part…
Wabash, St. Louis & Pacific Railroad C…
-Supreme Court decision preventing states from regulating rai…
Interstate Commerce Act
-established the Interstate Commerce Commission... -compelled ra…
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Amsco AP US History Chapter 24
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
Income distribution
Gross National Product
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
Wages had risen relatively little compared to the large incre…
The total value of goods and services, including income recei…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Dow Jones index
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
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AP US History Chapter 24 Vocab
Credit Mobilier
Union Pacific (Railroad)
Central Pacific (Railroad)
Big 4
A joint-stock company organized in 1863 and reorganized in 18…
A railroad that started in Omaha and connected with the Centr…
A railroad that started in Sacramento and connected with the…
The name given to the chief financial backers of the Central…
Credit Mobilier
A joint-stock company organized in 1863 and reorganized in 18…
Union Pacific (Railroad)
A railroad that started in Omaha and connected with the Centr…
30 terms
Amsco AP US History Chapter 24
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
Gross National Product
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
An option that allowed investors to purchase a stock for only…
The total value of goods and services, including income recei…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Dow Jones index
The index of stock prices that fell from its high of 381 befo…
30 terms
AP US History - Chapter 24
What characteristic did the fascist go…
Which of the following factors contrib…
Which of the following was the United…
In 1934, the Nye Committee's report co…
racial superiority
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
neutrality
War profiteers had maneuvered the nation into WWI for financi…
What characteristic did the fascist go…
racial superiority
Which of the following factors contrib…
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
74 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
Great Depression
Black Thursday - October 24
Black Tuesday - October 29
Dow Jones Index
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
On Monday, the selling frenzy continued. The next day, the bo…
It fell from its September high of 381 to 198. Three years la…
Great Depression
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
Black Thursday - October 24
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
74 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
Great Depression
Black Thursday - October 24
Black Tuesday - October 29
Dow Jones Index
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
On Monday, the selling frenzy continued. The next day, the bo…
It fell from its September high of 381 to 198. Three years la…
Great Depression
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
Black Thursday - October 24
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
46 terms
AP US History: Chapter 24 Review
When private railroad promoters asked…
During the Gilded Age, most of the rai…
The national gov. helped to finance tr…
The kinky transcontinental railroad bu…
the railroads would repay the subsides by paying higher taxes.
built their railroads with gov. assistance.
land grants.
Great Northern.
When private railroad promoters asked…
the railroads would repay the subsides by paying higher taxes.
During the Gilded Age, most of the rai…
built their railroads with gov. assistance.
27 terms
AP US History - Chapter 24
What characteristic did the fascist go…
Which of the following factors contrib…
Which of the following was the United…
In 1934, the Nye Committee's report co…
racial superiority
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
neutrality
War profiteers had maneuvered the nation into WWI for financi…
What characteristic did the fascist go…
racial superiority
Which of the following factors contrib…
World War I reparation payments, economic depression, and hig…
23 terms
AP US History IDs Chapter 24
Eleanore Roosevelt
"Bonus marchers" and Hoovervilles
The Hundred Days
The Civilian Conservation Corps... (CCC)
-helped care for her husband who had just gotten polio... -encou…
-in 1924 congress had voted veterans a bonus stretched over a…
-a period where congress enacted more than a dozen major bill…
-in another relief measure congress created this to employ jo…
Eleanore Roosevelt
-helped care for her husband who had just gotten polio... -encou…
"Bonus marchers" and Hoovervilles
-in 1924 congress had voted veterans a bonus stretched over a…
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AP US History - Chapter 24 (The New Deal)
Agricultural Adjustment Act
"Bank Holiday"
Broker State
Charles E. Coughlin
Allowed the government to set limits on farm production in or…
Closed all banks for four days to lower panic to provide a se…
The government becomes the mediator between different interes…
Wanted currency reforms, such the remonetization of silver an…
Agricultural Adjustment Act
Allowed the government to set limits on farm production in or…
"Bank Holiday"
Closed all banks for four days to lower panic to provide a se…
14 terms
AP US History Chapter 24 Review
All of the following economic developm…
Which of the following two industries…
Which effort represented the first att…
Which of the following was NOT among t…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
(E) Laws passed by state legislatures regulating the monopoli…
(B) Requiring their employees to buy railroad stock as a cond…
All of the following economic developm…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
Which of the following two industries…
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
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AP US History Chapter 24 "The New Era"
"Roaring Twenties"
"Little Steel"
William Durant
Alfred P. Sloan
nickname given to the 1920's, because of it's place in Americ…
term used to refer to the competitors of U.S. Steel
founder of General Motors
took over General Motors after Durant, created a modern admin…
"Roaring Twenties"
nickname given to the 1920's, because of it's place in Americ…
"Little Steel"
term used to refer to the competitors of U.S. Steel
12 terms
AP US History Chapter 24 Review
All of the following economic developm…
Which of the following two industries…
Which effort represented the first att…
Which of the following was NOT among t…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
(E) Laws passed by state legislatures regulating the monopoli…
(B) Requiring their employees to buy railroad stock as a cond…
All of the following economic developm…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
Which of the following two industries…
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
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US History Chapter 24
Automation
Service Industry
Baby Boom
Suburb
the use of machines to do jobs once done by people
A business that provides a service to others
A large increase in births, especially in the US, after WWII.
a community at the edge of a city
Automation
the use of machines to do jobs once done by people
Service Industry
A business that provides a service to others
74 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
Great Depression
Black Thursday - October 24
Black Tuesday - October 29
Dow Jones Index
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
On Monday, the selling frenzy continued. The next day, the bo…
It fell from its September high of 381 to 198. Three years la…
Great Depression
This depression of the 1930's lasted far longer, caused more…
Black Thursday - October 24
There was an unprecedented volume of selling on Wall Street,…
14 terms
AP US History Chapter 24 Review
All of the following economic developm…
Which of the following two industries…
Which effort represented the first att…
Which of the following was NOT among t…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
(E) Laws passed by state legislatures regulating the monopoli…
(B) Requiring their employees to buy railroad stock as a cond…
All of the following economic developm…
(E) the sale of confiscated Confederate land and property
Which of the following two industries…
(B) Mining and Agriculutre
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