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US History Unit 6: World War II
Bataan Death March
Battle of Midway
D-Day (Normandy
Executive Order 9066
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
Launch of the Allied offensive in Europe during WWII. June 6,…
Ordered by FDR, required more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
Bataan Death March
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Battle of Midway
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
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US History Unit 6: World War I
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Biggest Cause for US entry into War
Alliance System Nationalism
Militarism
The heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne whose assassination l…
...
...
The policy of glorifying military power and keeping an army p…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
The heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne whose assassination l…
Biggest Cause for US entry into War
...
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US History Unit 6: World War II
Bataan Death March
Battle of Midway
D-Day (Normandy
Executive Order 9066
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
Launch of the Allied offensive in Europe during WWII. June 6,…
Ordered by FDR, required more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
Bataan Death March
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Battle of Midway
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
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US History Unit 6: World War 2
Appeasement
Neutrality Act
Cash and Carry Act
Lend-Lease Act
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
4 laws passed in the late 1930s that were designed to keep th…
Allies pay the US cash for arms and carry them away in their…
1941 law that authorized the president to aid any nation whos…
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
Neutrality Act
4 laws passed in the late 1930s that were designed to keep th…
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US History Unit 6 - America in World War I Review
AEF CRUCIAL TO ALLIED VICTORY
GERMANY'S RENEWED UNRESTRICTED SUBMARI…
NOT PART OF WILLSON'S 14 POINTS
SINKING OF LUSITANIA AND SUSSEX
because US General Pershing brings 600,000 well-trained Ameri…
event most influential to President Wilson's decision to ente…
requiring reparations from defeated nations after wars
created President Wilson's response in asking Congress to dec…
AEF CRUCIAL TO ALLIED VICTORY
because US General Pershing brings 600,000 well-trained Ameri…
GERMANY'S RENEWED UNRESTRICTED SUBMARI…
event most influential to President Wilson's decision to ente…
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US History Unit 6: World War II
Bataan Death March
Battle of Midway
D-Day (Normandy
Executive Order 9066
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
Launch of the Allied offensive in Europe during WWII. June 6,…
Ordered by FDR, required more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
Bataan Death March
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Battle of Midway
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
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Unit 6-US History Imperialism, World War I, Social Issues at the turn of the Century
Imperialism
Queen Liliuokalani
Alfred T. Mahan
Pearl Harbor
The practice of strong countries taking economic, political,…
The Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolutio…
American imperialist and admiral who urged the United States…
Naval port in Hawaii
Imperialism
The practice of strong countries taking economic, political,…
Queen Liliuokalani
The Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolutio…
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US History Unit 6 Topic 1 - Birth of a Cold War - Terms
Satellite State
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
A political term that refers to a country which is formally i…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Term used by Churchill in a 1946 speech at Fulton College in…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
Satellite State
A political term that refers to a country which is formally i…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
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Unit 6 [World War I and Russian Revolution] Terms and Definitions
entente
militarism
Alsace and Lorraine
ultimatum
non-binding agreement to follow common policies
glorification of the military
regions of Northern Europe on the border between France and G…
final set of demands
entente
non-binding agreement to follow common policies
militarism
glorification of the military
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History Unit 6 Terms- World War 1 and 2
A Japanese general and premier during…
The policy of making concessions to th…
Leader of the Chinese Communist party…
Vietnamese Communist revolutionary lea…
General Hideki Tojo
Appeasement
Mao Zedong
Ho Chi Minh
A Japanese general and premier during…
General Hideki Tojo
The policy of making concessions to th…
Appeasement
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History Unit 6 Terms- World War 1 and 2
A Japanese general and premier during…
The policy of making concessions to th…
Leader of the Chinese Communist party…
Vietnamese Communist revolutionary lea…
General Hideki Tojo
Appeasement
Mao Zedong
Ho Chi Minh
A Japanese general and premier during…
General Hideki Tojo
The policy of making concessions to th…
Appeasement
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US History unit 6 review notes 2: World War 2: The Home Front
Selective Service Act (1940)
War Powers Act
New Recruits
Women in the war effort
first peacetime draft in U.S history... All men aged 21-35 requi…
gave president sweeping powers to conduct the war... president a…
over 60,000 enlisted immediately after Pearl Harbor ... Not enou…
took over many jobs for servicemen, most notably in heavy ind…
Selective Service Act (1940)
first peacetime draft in U.S history... All men aged 21-35 requi…
War Powers Act
gave president sweeping powers to conduct the war... president a…
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History Unit 6 Terms- World War 1 and 2
A Japanese general and premier during…
The policy of making concessions to th…
Leader of the Chinese Communist party…
Vietnamese Communist revolutionary lea…
General Hideki Tojo
Appeasement
Mao Zedong
Ho Chi Minh
A Japanese general and premier during…
General Hideki Tojo
The policy of making concessions to th…
Appeasement
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US History Unit 3 Topic 3 - World War I - Terms
Alsace-Lorraine
Militarism
Western Front
Casualty
Territory taken by Germany from France as a rest of the Franc…
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
A line of trenches and fortifications in World War I that str…
A person killed, wounded, captured, or missing during the war.
Alsace-Lorraine
Territory taken by Germany from France as a rest of the Franc…
Militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
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US History Unit 4 Topic 1 - Post War World/Roaring 20's - Terms
Red Scare
Installment Buying
Bull Market
Buying on Margin
Most instense outbreak of national alarm, began in 1919. Succ…
A consumers buys products by promising to pay small, regular…
A period of increased stock trading and rising stock prices
Purchasing stock with a little money down with the promise of…
Red Scare
Most instense outbreak of national alarm, began in 1919. Succ…
Installment Buying
A consumers buys products by promising to pay small, regular…
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World History Unit 6: World War I
The Great War/War to End All Wars
Militarism
Alliance System
Triple Alliance
The original names given to World War I before World War II b…
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Partnership between countries to watch each other's back in c…
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary and Ital…
The Great War/War to End All Wars
The original names given to World War I before World War II b…
Militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
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US History: Unit 6 1980s-Present
Woodstock
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Liberalism
Conservatism
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
federal agency created to reduce pollution and protect the en…
Believes that government should be active in helping people,…
Believes governments main goal is to protect personal freedom
Woodstock
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
federal agency created to reduce pollution and protect the en…
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World War II Unit- American History Ohio Standards 21-23 (US Isolationism, WWII US Homefront, Women and Minorities during WWII, A-Bomb and Post-WWII) Terms
Women on the home front
Rosie the Riveter
Zoot Suit Riots, 1943
Tuskegee Airman
Some 350,000 new people joined to work in wartime factories.
A propaganda character designed to increase production of fem…
Series of riots that erupted in LA during WWII between white…
Popular name of a group of African-American pilots who fought…
Women on the home front
Some 350,000 new people joined to work in wartime factories.
Rosie the Riveter
A propaganda character designed to increase production of fem…
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6.1 The United States Enters World War I | Blasingame | US History
Stability
Guerrilla
Nationalism
Emphasis
Being in a state of peace, free from social unrest
Armed band that carries out surprise attacks and sabotage rat…
Loyalty and devotion to a nation
A special importance given to an object or idea
Stability
Being in a state of peace, free from social unrest
Guerrilla
Armed band that carries out surprise attacks and sabotage rat…
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World History Unit 6 Terms
Manorialism
Feudalism
Charlemagne
Pope Gregory VII
Economic system during the Middle Ages that revolved around s…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
King of the Franks; emperor. Through a series of military con…
A powerful medieval pope, he fought with Holy Roman Emperor H…
Manorialism
Economic system during the Middle Ages that revolved around s…
Feudalism
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
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Unit 6 World History - Ancient Rome and the Rise of Christianity - Terms
Etruscans
republic
patrician
consul
Beginning in the 700s BCE,first rulers of Roman Republic and…
system of governement in which officials are choosen by the p…
in ancient Rome, member of the landholding upper class
in ancient Rome, official from the patrician class who superv…
Etruscans
Beginning in the 700s BCE,first rulers of Roman Republic and…
republic
system of governement in which officials are choosen by the p…
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USH EOI Unit 6
Camp David Accords
OPEC Oil Embargo
Reaganomics
Iran-Contra Scandal
A peace treaty between Israel and Egypt where Egypt agreed to…
1973, response to US support of Israel in Yom Kippur War, rev…
Reagan's theory that if you cut taxes, it will spur the growt…
A major scandal of Reagan's second term that involved shippin…
Camp David Accords
A peace treaty between Israel and Egypt where Egypt agreed to…
OPEC Oil Embargo
1973, response to US support of Israel in Yom Kippur War, rev…
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Modern US LMHS: Unit 6 - US Imperialism & WWI
Imperialism
Alfred T. Mahan
Hawaii
Spanish American War
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Advocated the need for a strong navy in his book "Influence o…
Was annexed by the US in 1898 after a struggle for power betw…
1898; "Splendid little War"; a conflict between the United St…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Alfred T. Mahan
Advocated the need for a strong navy in his book "Influence o…
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WH - Unit 6
Italian Renaissance
City-States
Medici Family
Humanism
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity in the…
Political units during the Italian Renaissance in which citie…
A powerful banking family who ruled Florence in the 1400s, th…
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance that emphasized t…
Italian Renaissance
A period of intense artistic and intellectual activity in the…
City-States
Political units during the Italian Renaissance in which citie…
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Unit 6 - Goal 1 Impact of WWI
demobilization
1920 - 1921 depression
Dawes Plan
riots
the process of standing down a nation's armed forces from com…
economic downturn resulting from WWI demobilization
an attempt in 1924 to solve the reparations problem, which ha…
African Americans and labor unions rioted against their poor…
demobilization
the process of standing down a nation's armed forces from com…
1920 - 1921 depression
economic downturn resulting from WWI demobilization
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Unit 6-3: World War Two
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Propaganda
Sanctions
Japan, Germany and Italy
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
Using media to spread ideas for a cause
economic penalties against a country... France and Britain had t…
Axis Powers
Japan, Germany and Italy
Allied Powers
Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, and the United States of…
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US EOC Review: Unit 6 Cold War
World War II
United States
Soviet Union
superpowers
war in which atomic weapons were dropped
first country to create an atomic bomb: this country had an a…
second country to create an atomic bomb: once this country ha…
very powerful countries during the Cold War (the US and Sovie…
World War II
war in which atomic weapons were dropped
United States
first country to create an atomic bomb: this country had an a…
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US Unit 6 - The 1920's
Return to Normalcy
Roaring 20's
Flapper
Laissez-Faire
After World War I 1919-20s, when Harding was President, the U…
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
Return to Normalcy
After World War I 1919-20s, when Harding was President, the U…
Roaring 20's
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
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US History Unit 6 Topic 2 - 1950's America - Terms
Demobilization
GI Bill of Rights
Baby Boom
Productivity
The postwar process of dismissing the troops from military se…
Also known as Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944 gave mone…
Large increase in the number of babies born in proportion to…
A measure of the goods and services produced within a particu…
Demobilization
The postwar process of dismissing the troops from military se…
GI Bill of Rights
Also known as Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944 gave mone…
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Unit 6 - World War Two (Ch. 19 & 20)
Lend-Lease
Appeasement
Isolation
Atlantic Ocean
1940 Act that gave the president the right to sell military s…
Britain and France's policy of compromise with Hitler. (Germa…
America's foreign policy established to avoid future European…
American's historic geographic barrier/defense that proved le…
Lend-Lease
1940 Act that gave the president the right to sell military s…
Appeasement
Britain and France's policy of compromise with Hitler. (Germa…
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Unit 6 Vocabulary
Mercantilism
Encomienda System
Mit'a
Columbian Exchange
an economic philosophy that promoted the idea of a nation's w…
a forced labor system in which a tract of land was granted to…
an economic system used by the Incas that required men to giv…
massive exchange of agricultural goods, livestock, disease, c…
Mercantilism
an economic philosophy that promoted the idea of a nation's w…
Encomienda System
a forced labor system in which a tract of land was granted to…
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MVHS WH2 Unit 6
Militarism
Alliance
Imperialism
Nationalism
Glorification of, and emphasis on, war and military spending…
Treaties enacted to protect oneself.
Competition for colonies for raw materials causes WW1 because…
Extreme love in one's country that often leads to competition
Militarism
Glorification of, and emphasis on, war and military spending…
Alliance
Treaties enacted to protect oneself.
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GHW Unit 6 Africa Terms
chaparral
sahel
land degradation
desertification
A scrubland biome of dense, spiny evergreen shrubs found at m…
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
deterioration of land quality (topsoil, organisms, vegetation…
Degradation of land, especially in semiarid areas, primarily…
chaparral
A scrubland biome of dense, spiny evergreen shrubs found at m…
sahel
a strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
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World History Unit 6 - Political Revolutions 9 (1750-1914)
constitutionalism
Guillotine
Nationalism
Social Contract
The theory developed in early modern England and spread elsew…
A machine for beheading people, used as a means of execution…
A sense of unity binding the people of a state together; devo…
An agreement between the people and their government signifyi…
constitutionalism
The theory developed in early modern England and spread elsew…
Guillotine
A machine for beheading people, used as a means of execution…
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Unit 6-1: World War I
What are the two alliances?
What does MAIN stand for?
What are the countries of the Allies?
What are the countries of The Central…
Triple Alliance... Triple Entente
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
Great Britain... France... Russia
Italy... Germany... Austria-Hungary
What are the two alliances?
Triple Alliance... Triple Entente
What does MAIN stand for?
Militarism... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
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Unit 6 - Goal 6 The Great Depression and The New Deal
speculation
buying on margin
bull market
overproduction/under-consumption
buying stock, land, businesses, etc. in hopes of making a pro…
only paying a small percentage of the price to purchase stock…
period of time where stock prices are rising (the market is g…
producing more goods than consumers are willing to purchase;…
speculation
buying stock, land, businesses, etc. in hopes of making a pro…
buying on margin
only paying a small percentage of the price to purchase stock…
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AP Human Geography - Unit 6 Key Terms
Blockbusting
Brownfield
Central Business District
Central Place Theory
A practice in which real estate agents illegally convince hom…
Former industrial sites in urban communities that have fallen…
The downtown or nucleus of a city where retail stores, office…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Blockbusting
A practice in which real estate agents illegally convince hom…
Brownfield
Former industrial sites in urban communities that have fallen…
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Unit 6 - Goal 2: 1920's and The First Red Scare
The First Red Scare
Rise of the Bolsheviks
Communism
Palmer raids
Americans felt a deep hatred for foreigners due to a fear of…
1917 revolution ripped through Russia. The red army led by Le…
No private property. No economic classes.
A series of raids in late 1919 and early 1920 by the United S…
The First Red Scare
Americans felt a deep hatred for foreigners due to a fear of…
Rise of the Bolsheviks
1917 revolution ripped through Russia. The red army led by Le…
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World History Unit 6 vocabulary
Congress of Vienna
Nationalism
Queen Victoria/Victorian Era
Crimean War
Conference of the ambassadors of Europe organized by Metterni…
Pride in your country, belief in your country's superiority
Queen Victoria improved the standard of living, infrastructur…
The war was a result of Russia's threat to British interests…
Congress of Vienna
Conference of the ambassadors of Europe organized by Metterni…
Nationalism
Pride in your country, belief in your country's superiority
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WH Unit 6: World War I - Winning The War
Total War
Conscription
Contraband
Lusitania
I: The channeling of an entire nation's resources into a war…
I: The practice of ordering people by law to serve in the arm…
I: Things that are brought into or out of a country illegally…
I: A British passenger ship that was torpedoed (by Germany) o…
Total War
I: The channeling of an entire nation's resources into a war…
Conscription
I: The practice of ordering people by law to serve in the arm…
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Unit 6 Supporting Terms
Fort Sumter
Robert E. Lee
Copperheads
attrition
The Confederacy attacks and takes this Fort in S.C., igniting…
General of Confederate military forces
Nickname for the Peace Democrats, faction in the North that o…
the wearing down of one side by the other through exhaustion…
Fort Sumter
The Confederacy attacks and takes this Fort in S.C., igniting…
Robert E. Lee
General of Confederate military forces
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Unit 6 The Civil War and Reconstruction
Union
Confederacy
"Preserve the Union"
Anaconda Plan
A general term for the United States during the Civil War whi…
Alliance of southern states that seceded from the Union over…
Lincoln's main goal during the war
Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockade of sout…
Union
A general term for the United States during the Civil War whi…
Confederacy
Alliance of southern states that seceded from the Union over…
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Unit 6 - World War I
Alliance
contraband
munitions
Espionage and Sedition Act
A union of two or more groups
- goods prohibited from shipment to Germany and its allies
military supplies
Two laws enacted to impose harsh penalties on anyone interfer…
Alliance
A union of two or more groups
contraband
- goods prohibited from shipment to Germany and its allies
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Unit 6 Imperialism & World War I
Imperialism
Nationalist
Imperialist
Capitalist
when one stronger nation creates an empire controlling smalle…
A person who is proud of their country and wants to see it be…
A person in favor of imperialism
A person favoring business interest
Imperialism
when one stronger nation creates an empire controlling smalle…
Nationalist
A person who is proud of their country and wants to see it be…
Unit 6 Westward Expansion Terms
Gold rush
Manifest Destiny
Mexican Cession
Northwest ordinance
the influx of settlers that moved west to California in massi…
the philosophy that America was destined to expand from coast…
land acquired by the US following the US-Mexican War that inc…
this document established during the Articles of Confederatio…
Gold rush
the influx of settlers that moved west to California in massi…
Manifest Destiny
the philosophy that America was destined to expand from coast…
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US History Unit 6: WWII/ Cold War
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Appeasement
Battle of Midway
Battle of the Bulge
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
1942 World War II battle between the United States and Japan,…
December 16th, German tank divisons broke through weak Americ…
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
Appeasement
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
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US History: Unit 6 1980s-Present- Expanded
Woodstock
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Liberalism
Conservatism
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
an independent federal agency established to coordinate progr…
Generally focused on protecting freedoms, including free spee…
Generally believes government power, particularly in the econ…
Woodstock
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
an independent federal agency established to coordinate progr…
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US History: Unit 6 1980s-Present
Woodstock
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Liberalism
Conservatism
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
an independent federal agency established to coordinate progr…
Generally focused on protecting freedoms, including free spee…
Generally believes government power, particularly in the econ…
Woodstock
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
an independent federal agency established to coordinate progr…
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Unit 6B- Cold War and Globalization
Tsar Nicolas II
Bloody Sunday 1905
February Revolution
October Revolution
Last ruler of Romanov Dynasty - loses in Russo-Japanese War -…
Large protest against Tsar Nicolas II - Russian police open f…
The first of two uprisings of the Russian Revolution, which l…
Bolsheviks overthrow the provisional government and seize con…
Tsar Nicolas II
Last ruler of Romanov Dynasty - loses in Russo-Japanese War -…
Bloody Sunday 1905
Large protest against Tsar Nicolas II - Russian police open f…
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APWH Unit 6 (1900-Present)
Balance of Power in Europe
Austria-Hungary and Archduke Franz Fer…
Triple Alliance, Triple Entente, Centr…
Schlieffen Plan and the Idea of "front…
Europe was becoming dangerously powerful. Each country was co…
Austria-Hungary empire received a blow to their empire as the…
Alliances formed during WWI to wage war against apposing alli…
A plan given by Count Schlieffen in which the Germans invaded…
Balance of Power in Europe
Europe was becoming dangerously powerful. Each country was co…
Austria-Hungary and Archduke Franz Fer…
Austria-Hungary empire received a blow to their empire as the…
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