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American History Chapter 23 Vocabulary
Incumbent
Recession
Camp David Accords
Bicentennial
Person already in office
Period of slow business activity
1978 agreement between Israel and Egypt that made a peace tre…
200th Anniversary
Incumbent
Person already in office
Recession
Period of slow business activity
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American history II - chapter 23
Franklin D. Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Civilian Conservation Corps
32nd president,1933-1945, from New York, Democrat, elected fo…
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
1933 law that created the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporati…
Provided employment to young men by sending them to camps in…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd president,1933-1945, from New York, Democrat, elected fo…
New Deal
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
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American History chapter 23
Factors of Production
Capital
Capitalist
Entrepreneur
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that…
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
A person who has invested personal wealth in business
A person who organizes, manages, and takes on the risks of a…
Factors of Production
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that…
Capital
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
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American History Chapter 23
Isolation
Expansionism
Imperialism
Communication
The belief that a nation should stay out of affairs of other…
The practice of spreading a nation's territorial or economic…
The policy of extending a nation's rule over other territorie…
The exchanged of messages or information
Isolation
The belief that a nation should stay out of affairs of other…
Expansionism
The practice of spreading a nation's territorial or economic…
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American History Chapter 23
Cesar Chavez
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee
La Raza Unida
American Indian Movement (AIM)
Organized Union Farm Workers (UFW); help migratory farm worke…
A labor union founded in 1966 to seek higher wages and better…
A party organized in the late 1960s as a means of getting Mex…
led by Dennis Banks and Russell Means; purpose was to obtain…
Cesar Chavez
Organized Union Farm Workers (UFW); help migratory farm worke…
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee
A labor union founded in 1966 to seek higher wages and better…
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American History Chapter 23
militarism
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
mobilize
Central Powers
an increase in the importance of the military of a country
(1863-1914) Heir apparent to the Austrian emperor, the assass…
to prepare for war
the coalition of nations in World War I that included the Ger…
militarism
an increase in the importance of the military of a country
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
(1863-1914) Heir apparent to the Austrian emperor, the assass…
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American History Chapter 23
capitalism pg. 678
factors of production pg. 678
capital pg. 678
entrepreneur pg. 679
an economic system in which individuals are free to own the m…
basic resources used to make all goods and services
all the human-made resources that are used to produce goods a…
(literally, an "enterpriser") an individual with the drive an…
capitalism pg. 678
an economic system in which individuals are free to own the m…
factors of production pg. 678
basic resources used to make all goods and services
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American History Chapter 23 Vocabulary
emperor
torpedo
standstill (stalemate)
mine
the male ruler of a country
a bomb sent from a submarine
when things are staying in one place
a bomb floating in the water
emperor
the male ruler of a country
torpedo
a bomb sent from a submarine
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American History 2 - Chapter 23 Vocabulary
Closed shop
Right-to-work laws
Union shop
Dynamic conservatism
A company with a labor agreement under which union membership…
Legislation that gives workers the right, under an open shop,…
A provision found in some collective bargaining agreements re…
Eisenhower's philosophy of being liberal in all things human…
Closed shop
A company with a labor agreement under which union membership…
Right-to-work laws
Legislation that gives workers the right, under an open shop,…
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Abeka American History Chapter 23
Home
Pros of the Progressive Movement
Cons of the Progressive Movement
Antiseptics
Center of life for most Americans
Reduced political corruption; increased government efficiency…
Equated progress with positive government action; helped to p…
Discovery used to kill bacteria
Home
Center of life for most Americans
Pros of the Progressive Movement
Reduced political corruption; increased government efficiency…
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American History Chapter 23
kennedy was unable to pass many of his…
candidates Nixon and _________ had ver…
during the cold war, when left-wing mo…
the outcome of the 1960 election betwe…
democrats, helped, seats
kennedy, similiar
overthrow, existing
closest
kennedy was unable to pass many of his…
democrats, helped, seats
candidates Nixon and _________ had ver…
kennedy, similiar
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American History- Chapter 23
Socialist
Pacifist
Nationalism
Entente
Person who believes industries should be owned and run by gov…
Person who's opposed to the war or violence to settle disputes
Loyalty to a nation and promotion of it's intrests
An understanding between nations
Socialist
Person who believes industries should be owned and run by gov…
Pacifist
Person who's opposed to the war or violence to settle disputes
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american history -- chapter 23
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Banking Act of 1933
Federal Securities Act
Agricultural Adjustment Act
Franklin Roosevelt's program to alleviate the problems of the…
the law that established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corpor…
law that required corporations to provide complete, accurate…
law enacted to raise crop prices by paying farmers to leave a…
New Deal
Franklin Roosevelt's program to alleviate the problems of the…
Glass-Steagall Banking Act of 1933
the law that established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corpor…
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Chapter 23 - American History
New Deal
Polio
Gold Standard
Bank Holiday
President Franklin Roosevelt's programs for ending the Depres…
A paralyzing disease.
A situation in which one ounce of gold equaled a set number o…
The closing of banks before bank runs could put them out of b…
New Deal
President Franklin Roosevelt's programs for ending the Depres…
Polio
A paralyzing disease.
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American History; Chapter 23
Bill Clinton
Hillary Rodman Clinton
Al Gore
Contract with America
42nd president of the US, he became the 2nd US president to b…
politician and lawyer; she was particularly influential First…
Politician; he was vice president under President Clinton and…
a contract that included plans to balance the budget, fight c…
Bill Clinton
42nd president of the US, he became the 2nd US president to b…
Hillary Rodman Clinton
politician and lawyer; she was particularly influential First…
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Chapter 23: American History
Franklin D Roosevelt
New Deal
New Deal
New Deal
democratic candidate ... FDR... Two term governor of NY and distant…
programs designed to alleviate the problems of the Great Depr…
A phrase taken from a campaign speech in which FDR had promis…
FOCUSED ON THREE GENERAL GOALS... 1. RELIEF FOR THE NEEDY ... 2. EC…
Franklin D Roosevelt
democratic candidate ... FDR... Two term governor of NY and distant…
New Deal
programs designed to alleviate the problems of the Great Depr…
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Chapter 23 American History
I waging neutrality
B . Steps to War
c. Franz Ferdinanand
d. the war begins
a. alliances... 1. triple alliance : germany, austria-hungary ,…
1. balkan crisis... 2. serbia grew more nationalistic and anti-a…
1. june 28th 1914 - sarajevo... 2. whose to blame? ... 3. escalation
1. central powers... a. austria-hungary, germany , and the ottom…
I waging neutrality
a. alliances... 1. triple alliance : germany, austria-hungary ,…
B . Steps to War
1. balkan crisis... 2. serbia grew more nationalistic and anti-a…
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American History Chapter 23
Deficit Spending
Social Security Act
Safety Net
Sit-Down Strike
Spending borrowed money rather than raising taxes to pay for…
Required workers and employers to pay a tax to provide a mont…
Gave amercians some security against misfortune through gover…
General Motors workers sat down on the job and refused to lea…
Deficit Spending
Spending borrowed money rather than raising taxes to pay for…
Social Security Act
Required workers and employers to pay a tax to provide a mont…
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American History Chapter 23
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Roe vs. Wade
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA)
The term feminism describes the theory…
Bring american women to equality
Legalization of abortion of first 3 months
Made it illegal to discriminate a person based on their gende…
the equality of men and women
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Bring american women to equality
Roe vs. Wade
Legalization of abortion of first 3 months
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Chapter 23 American History
World War 1 is called the first total…
The complicated alliances of the Tripl…
Everything contributed to the outbreak…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassina…
combatants devoted virtually all of their military, social, a…
Great Britain, France Russia; alliance: Austria-Hungary, Germ…
the sinking of the Lusitania.
a Bosnian nationalist.
World War 1 is called the first total…
combatants devoted virtually all of their military, social, a…
The complicated alliances of the Tripl…
Great Britain, France Russia; alliance: Austria-Hungary, Germ…
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American Anthem Chapter 23
Hyperinflation
Fascism
Dictatorship
Totalitarian
A very rapid rise in the prices of goods; major cause of econ…
A strong nationalistic system of government characterized by…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A political system in which the government has total control…
Hyperinflation
A very rapid rise in the prices of goods; major cause of econ…
Fascism
A strong nationalistic system of government characterized by…
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American History Chapter 23
New deal
Polio
Gold standard
Bank holiday
President Franklin Roosevelt's programs for ending the Depres…
A paralyzing disease that FDR suffered from
A situation in which one once of gold equaled a set number of…
The closing of banks before bank runs could put them out of b…
New deal
President Franklin Roosevelt's programs for ending the Depres…
Polio
A paralyzing disease that FDR suffered from
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AMERICAN HISTORY CHAPTER 23
The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934
Which of the following caused the seve…
The Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA)
What percentage of the U.S. labor forc…
reversed the Dawes Severalty Act and promoted tribal self-gov…
Roosevelt, Congress, and the Federal Reserve cut spending and…
provided federal subsidies to farmers who cut farm production.
Twenty-five percent
The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934
reversed the Dawes Severalty Act and promoted tribal self-gov…
Which of the following caused the seve…
Roosevelt, Congress, and the Federal Reserve cut spending and…
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American History Chapter 23
Alger Hiss
Walter Lippmann
Joe McCarthy
Douglas MacArthur
prosecuted by HUAC
critic of the Cold War
Senator from Wisconsin
Korean War commander
Alger Hiss
prosecuted by HUAC
Walter Lippmann
critic of the Cold War
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11th American History Chapter 23
Joseph Stalin
isolationism
fascism
dictatorship
dictator from Russia
the policy of non-involvement in world affairs, especially war.
a system of government concentrating all political, economica…
government by a leader or group that holds unchallenged power…
Joseph Stalin
dictator from Russia
isolationism
the policy of non-involvement in world affairs, especially war.
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American History Chapter 23
Agricultural Marketing Act
"Black Tuesday"
Bonus Army
Clifford Odets
Established the first major government program to help farmer…
October 29, all efforts to save the market failed
Marched into Washington, built crude camps around the city, a…
His playwright provided an explicit demonstration of the appe…
Agricultural Marketing Act
Established the first major government program to help farmer…
"Black Tuesday"
October 29, all efforts to save the market failed
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American History Chapter 23
Closed Shop
Right-to-work laws
Union shop
Dynamic conservation
an agreement in which a company agrees to hire only union mem…
a law making it illegal to require employees to join a union.
a business that requires employees to join a union.
policy of balancing economic conservation with some activism.
Closed Shop
an agreement in which a company agrees to hire only union mem…
Right-to-work laws
a law making it illegal to require employees to join a union.
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Chapter 23 American History
Federal Reserve System
17th Amendment
Emperor
Austria-Hungary
central banking system of the United States
direct vote of senators by people's state
a sovereign ruler of great power and rank, especially one rul…
A former dual monarchy of central Europe consisting of Austri…
Federal Reserve System
central banking system of the United States
17th Amendment
direct vote of senators by people's state
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American History: chapter 23
Waving the bloody shirt
Tweed ring
Credit mobilier scandel
Panic of 1873
The use of civil war imagery by political candidates and part…
Symbol of gilded age corruption, "boss" tweed and his deputie…
A construction company was formed by owners of the Union Paci…
A worldwide depression that began in the United States when o…
Waving the bloody shirt
The use of civil war imagery by political candidates and part…
Tweed ring
Symbol of gilded age corruption, "boss" tweed and his deputie…
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American History Chapter 23
Why did Grant win the election of 1868?
What was the "bloody shirt" following…
Who was Boss Tweed? What happened to h…
What was the Credit Mobilier scandal?…
Zzz
Zzz
...
...
Why did Grant win the election of 1868?
Zzz
What was the "bloody shirt" following…
Zzz
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American History Chapter 23
Satellite Nation
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
nations that were aligned with, but also under the influence…
the notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and th…
...
the principle that the US should give support to countries or…
Satellite Nation
nations that were aligned with, but also under the influence…
Iron Curtain
the notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and th…
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American History Chapter 23
Inflation
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
Dictatorship
Raising prices
The fascist ruler of Italy
A system of government that stressed the glory of the state
Government by a leader or group that holds unchallenged power
Inflation
Raising prices
Benito Mussolini
The fascist ruler of Italy
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American History (Chapter 23)
isolationism
reconcentration camps
teller amendment
platt amendment
a national policy that eschews foreign alliances, such as was…
a term for the Spanish refugee camps into which Cuban farmers…
a rider to the 1898 war resolution with Spain whereby Congres…
a law, passed in 1901 and superseding the Teller Amendment, w…
isolationism
a national policy that eschews foreign alliances, such as was…
reconcentration camps
a term for the Spanish refugee camps into which Cuban farmers…
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American History Chapter 23
decline
voluntary
specify
infrastructure
to lose strength or power over time
not forced; done of ones own free will
to name or describe in exact detail
underlying foundation on which a community or nation depends,…
decline
to lose strength or power over time
voluntary
not forced; done of ones own free will
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Chapter 23- American History
Upward Bound
VISTA
Head Start
Medicare
college preperation for low income
a Great Society program in which young people were put to wor…
an education program directed at disadvantaged preschool chil…
a government health insurance program for the elderly
Upward Bound
college preperation for low income
VISTA
a Great Society program in which young people were put to wor…
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American History Chapter 23
Harry Truman
United Nations
Cold War
"iron curtain"
Democratic president who promoted the Fair Deal; got the U.N.…
...
the United States (free) and the Soviet Union (Communist) ent…
line of tension separating the Communist East and the free We…
Harry Truman
Democratic president who promoted the Fair Deal; got the U.N.…
United Nations
...
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American history chapter 23
civilian conservation corps
social security act
federal securities act
civilian conservation corps
what reflected president roosevelt's concern for the natural…
this provided a pension for retired workers and their spouses…
this required corporations to provide complete, truthful info…
this put hundreds of thousands of young, single men to work b…
civilian conservation corps
what reflected president roosevelt's concern for the natural…
social security act
this provided a pension for retired workers and their spouses…
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chapter 23 american history
isolationism
expansionism
annex
william seward
after world war 1, american who wanted the united states to s…
A policy that calls for expanding a nation's boundaries.
To add or take over
United States politician who as secretary of state in 1867 ar…
isolationism
after world war 1, american who wanted the united states to s…
expansionism
A policy that calls for expanding a nation's boundaries.
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American history chapter 23
Black Tuesday
Dust Bowl
Okies
Scottsboro Case
October 29, 1929- Stock market failure- Beginning of the 4 ye…
Catastrophic natural disaster- Drought stretching from Northe…
Dispossessed farmers, mostly from Oklahoma who traveled west…
Famous racially charged case of 9 black men accused of raping…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929- Stock market failure- Beginning of the 4 ye…
Dust Bowl
Catastrophic natural disaster- Drought stretching from Northe…
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Chapter 23 - American History
Selective Service Act
Dough Boys
Soviets Surrender
5 weapons
requires all men 18-45 years old to register for military ser…
nickname for US soldiers
gives Germany the Ukraine and a food source
machine gun, flamethrower, mustard gas, tanks, airplanes
Selective Service Act
requires all men 18-45 years old to register for military ser…
Dough Boys
nickname for US soldiers
American History Chapter 23
How did the great depression eventuall…
Which of the following actions did Jap…
What impact did the appeasement policy…
The Neutrality Act of 1939 allowed nat…
Germans eventually believed that Hitler would solve their eco…
Japan seized control of resources in other nations
it encouraged more aggression.
payed cash and transported the materials themselves.
How did the great depression eventuall…
Germans eventually believed that Hitler would solve their eco…
Which of the following actions did Jap…
Japan seized control of resources in other nations
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American History Chapter 23
socialists
pacifists
nationalism
militarism
people who believe industries should be owned by the government
people who opposed the use of violence
a feeling of intense loyalty to one's country or group
build up of military strength by one nation in response to th…
socialists
people who believe industries should be owned by the government
pacifists
people who opposed the use of violence
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American History Chapter 23
FDR
New Deal
Glass Steagall Act
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation…
Two-term Democratic governor of New York who was an effective…
President Franklin Roosevelt's program to alleviate the probl…
The law that established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corpor…
Provided federal insurance for individual's bank accounts, re…
FDR
Two-term Democratic governor of New York who was an effective…
New Deal
President Franklin Roosevelt's program to alleviate the probl…
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American History- Chapter 23
By terms of the Panama Canal Treaties…
The Nicaragua Revolution of 1979 was l…
The Camp David meeting in 1978 occurre…
Following the Yom Kippur War, the most…
proposed to turn over the canal to Panama by the year 2000
Sandinistas
find a solution to problems in the Middle East
Arab Oil
By terms of the Panama Canal Treaties…
proposed to turn over the canal to Panama by the year 2000
The Nicaragua Revolution of 1979 was l…
Sandinistas
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American History Chapter 23
ENIAC
Robert Noyce
Silicon Valley
Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak
The worlds 'first' computer
invented the integrated circuit, the ability to keep a lot of…
South of San Fran, many businesses using the integrated circuit
founders of Apple companies
ENIAC
The worlds 'first' computer
Robert Noyce
invented the integrated circuit, the ability to keep a lot of…
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American History - Chapter 23
Cesar Chavez
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee
La Raza Unida
American Indian Movement
a Mexican American farm worker, trying to organization a unio…
a union which resulted from the merging of the National Farm…
independent Latino political movement established in 1970 by…
a militant Native American rights organization. A self defens…
Cesar Chavez
a Mexican American farm worker, trying to organization a unio…
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee
a union which resulted from the merging of the National Farm…
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Chapter 23 American History
Teapot Dome
Five-Power Naval Treaty of 1922
Welfare Capitalism
Prohibition
Nickname for the scandal in which interior Secretary Albert F…
Treaty that committed Britain, France, Japan, Italy, and the…
Industrial programs for workers that became popular in the 19…
The ban in the manufacture and sale of alcohol that went into…
Teapot Dome
Nickname for the scandal in which interior Secretary Albert F…
Five-Power Naval Treaty of 1922
Treaty that committed Britain, France, Japan, Italy, and the…
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American History Chapter 23
Tweed Ring
Credit Mobilier Scandal
Panic of 1873
Gilded Age
A symbol of Gilded Age corruption, "Boss" Tweed and his deput…
A Gilded Age scandal. The Credit Mobilier company was paid ex…
Economic panic caused by overexpansion and overspeculation, c…
A name for the late 1800s, coined by Mark Twain to describe t…
Tweed Ring
A symbol of Gilded Age corruption, "Boss" Tweed and his deput…
Credit Mobilier Scandal
A Gilded Age scandal. The Credit Mobilier company was paid ex…
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Chapter 23- American History
ENIAC
Integrated circuit
Silicon Valley
Steve Jobs
The world's first electronic digital computer. It went into o…
It's a complete electronic circuit on a single chip of silico…
A region in San Francisco where many new companies sprang up…
Steve and a friend built a small computer that was suitable f…
ENIAC
The world's first electronic digital computer. It went into o…
Integrated circuit
It's a complete electronic circuit on a single chip of silico…
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