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Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
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Modern Latin American History
Túpac Amaru II
fueros
civilization and barbarism
dependency
leader of most important colonial rebellion; located in Peru…
legal exemption for the clergy in Mexico during the mid-1800's
Written by Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, most influential Latin…
Latin American economies stood in a permanently dependent pos…
Túpac Amaru II
leader of most important colonial rebellion; located in Peru…
fueros
legal exemption for the clergy in Mexico during the mid-1800's
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Modern American History
1865-1877
Andrew Johnson
XIII Amendment
XIV Amendment
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
Abolishes slavery
American citizens are entitled to due process of law, legal c…
1865-1877
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
Andrew Johnson
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
26 terms
Modern American History
Truman doctrine
Nuclear age
Nuclear Proliferation
Mutually Assured Destruction
US will give military aid to help people fighting communism.
The time beginning after the atom bombings of Japan. Nuclear…
The spread of nuclear weapons to nations that do not have nuc…
(MAD) if either US or the USSR was hit with a nuclear weapons…
Truman doctrine
US will give military aid to help people fighting communism.
Nuclear age
The time beginning after the atom bombings of Japan. Nuclear…
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Modern American history midterm
What year was the declaration of indep…
What year was the US constitution comp…
What year did the Star Spangled Banner…
List three rules for lowering and rais…
1776
1787
1931
the flag should never touch the ground... raise it up fast, brin…
What year was the declaration of indep…
1776
What year was the US constitution comp…
1787
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TF Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
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Modern American History CAP
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Krushchev
Warren Commission
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
Leader of the Soviet Union from 1953-1964
1964 detailing of Kennedy's assassination. One lone gunman
NATO
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Warsaw Pact
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
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American History - Modern American Chapter 22-25
Harding Adminstration
Red Scare
18th Amendment
Speakeasies
Placed friends in jobs; very corrupt and unsuccessful
Fear of Communist in the USA
Prohibition; Illegal to sell, make or transport alcohol
Secret bars during prohibition
Harding Adminstration
Placed friends in jobs; very corrupt and unsuccessful
Red Scare
Fear of Communist in the USA
111 terms
Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
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Modern American History
Nationalism
Militarism
Allies
Central Powers
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Glorification of armed strength
Britain, France, Russia, US, Italy
Austria-Hungary, Germany, Ottoman Empire
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Militarism
Glorification of armed strength
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Modern American History
Nationalism
Militarism
Imperialism
Alliances
a
b
b
b
Nationalism
a
Militarism
b
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Modern American History Midterm
Adolf Hitler
Benito Mussolini
Hediki Tojo
Chang Kai Shek
"fuhrer"... facist leader of Germany during WWII
"ll Duce" ... facist leader of Italy
military leader of Japan during WWII
republic leader of china during WWII
Adolf Hitler
"fuhrer"... facist leader of Germany during WWII
Benito Mussolini
"ll Duce" ... facist leader of Italy
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Modern American History quiz
Watergate
Committee for re-election
James McCord
Sam ervin
Political scandal that occurred in the 1970's following a bre…
...
...
chairman of the committee on presidential campaign activities.
Watergate
Political scandal that occurred in the 1970's following a bre…
Committee for re-election
...
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Modern American History Midterm
industrialization
Combination - Horizontal
Combination -Vertical
Gilded Age
Rapid industrialization caused social and economic change dur…
a company expands by merging, usually by buying out rival fir…
a company operates on more than one stage of production and d…
An era in line with the progressivsm marked by great wealth,…
industrialization
Rapid industrialization caused social and economic change dur…
Combination - Horizontal
a company expands by merging, usually by buying out rival fir…
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modern american history notes
Placer
Quartz
miners moved west
boomtowns
done by hand using tools... - usually in water, like rivers and…
done by machinery ... - coal and steam powered ... - wealthy invest…
hoping of striking it rich
quickly constructed towns located near mining camps
Placer
done by hand using tools... - usually in water, like rivers and…
Quartz
done by machinery ... - coal and steam powered ... - wealthy invest…
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Modern American History Final
Final Solution
Who did Hitler use as a scapegoat for…
What groups of people did Hitler perse…
Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Treaty
Hitler's plan for Jews (killing them)
Jews
Jews, homosexuals, Gypsies, Polls, blacks, and the mentally h…
Won't fight each other/divide Poland
Final Solution
Hitler's plan for Jews (killing them)
Who did Hitler use as a scapegoat for…
Jews
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Modern American History Semester Final
John F. Kennedy
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
the 35th President of the United States, the youngest Preside…
the Communist leader of Cuba
a failed invasion of Cuba led by the CIA and Cuban exiles
a standoff between Khrushchev and Kennedy over the placement…
John F. Kennedy
the 35th President of the United States, the youngest Preside…
Fidel Castro
the Communist leader of Cuba
213 terms
Modern American History
abolitionist movement
affirmative action
Agent Orange
Agricultural Adjustment Act
movement to end slavery
giving special things to minorities to make up for past discr…
herbicide used as a weapon to kill vegetation in the Vietnam…
raise farm prices through government assistance; New deal plan
abolitionist movement
movement to end slavery
affirmative action
giving special things to minorities to make up for past discr…
52 terms
Modern American History
Obama
Reagan
Nixon
Clinton
"Yes we Can"
"Honey, i forgot to duck"
"im not a crook"
"There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured wit…
Obama
"Yes we Can"
Reagan
"Honey, i forgot to duck"
26 terms
Modern American History
Reconstruction
Freedmen's bureau
Lincolns plan
13th amendment
The period after the Civil War in which the states formerly p…
Was established in 1865 by Congress to help former black slav…
His plan for Reconstruction was based on forgiveness. He thus…
abolished slavery
Reconstruction
The period after the Civil War in which the states formerly p…
Freedmen's bureau
Was established in 1865 by Congress to help former black slav…
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Modern American History
Self sufficent
Cottage method
Traditional
Increasing
As of 1900: ... The US economy was extremely _________ _________
As of 1900: ... The US economy relied on the _______ _________
As of 1900: the role of women in the US was extremely _______…
As of 1900: religion is ________
Self sufficent
As of 1900: ... The US economy was extremely _________ _________
Cottage method
As of 1900: ... The US economy relied on the _______ _________
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Modern American History
____ is the political, social, and eco…
Which type of diplomacy does this cart…
____ gave money for school and to but…
The first televised debate was between…
c.
b.
b.
c.
____ is the political, social, and eco…
c.
Which type of diplomacy does this cart…
b.
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Modern American history
Brown v. Board of Education
Sit-ins
14th Amendment
Plessy v. Ferguson
Overturned Plessy V Ferguson in 1954
to protest at lunch counters that served only whites, African…
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Brown v. Board of Education
Overturned Plessy V Ferguson in 1954
Sit-ins
to protest at lunch counters that served only whites, African…
29 terms
modern american history
bureau of indian affairs
john M. chivington
sand creek massacre
santee sioux mass execution
the government agency responsible for managing american india…
U.S. army colonel , responsible for sand creek massacre
attack by U.S. army troops in which 200 peaceful cheynee were…
killing 490 white settlers, including women and children
bureau of indian affairs
the government agency responsible for managing american india…
john M. chivington
U.S. army colonel , responsible for sand creek massacre
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Modern American History
Native Americans
African Americans
Latinos
Women
AKA " wind talker or code talker"... Created code names to help…
AKA Tuskegee Airmen b/c they trained in Tuskegee Alabama ... If…
AKA blue devils... They mainly fought on the ground and fought i…
Would stay home and take over the roles of men... Either worked…
Native Americans
AKA " wind talker or code talker"... Created code names to help…
African Americans
AKA Tuskegee Airmen b/c they trained in Tuskegee Alabama ... If…
22 terms
Modern American history
Nativism
Isolationism
Anarchists
Communism
A policy aimed at protecting the interests of nativeborn resi…
Setting one's self apart from world affairs
People who oppose any form of government
A political system based on the collective ownership of prope…
Nativism
A policy aimed at protecting the interests of nativeborn resi…
Isolationism
Setting one's self apart from world affairs
52 terms
Modern Latin American History
fueros
limpieza de sangre (purity of blood)
Corporate property
mita
Who: merchants, clergy, Indians, military... What: Different law…
Who: All people under Spanish rule... What: Race and religion we…
...
Who: Incans under Spanish rule, developed by Toledo... What: A s…
fueros
Who: merchants, clergy, Indians, military... What: Different law…
limpieza de sangre (purity of blood)
Who: All people under Spanish rule... What: Race and religion we…
120 terms
Modern American History Semester Final
John F. Kennedy
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
the 35th President of the United States, the youngest Preside…
the Communist leader of Cuba
a failed invasion of Cuba led by the CIA and Cuban exiles
a standoff between Khrushchev and Kennedy over the placement…
John F. Kennedy
the 35th President of the United States, the youngest Preside…
Fidel Castro
the Communist leader of Cuba
94 terms
Modern American History
Renaissance
Humanism
Patron
Indulgence
A rebirth in culture and learning
The study to focus on events happening on Earth
A person who gives financial support to a person/activity
A shortening of one's time in purgatory
Renaissance
A rebirth in culture and learning
Humanism
The study to focus on events happening on Earth
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Modern American History 3
US-USSR relations from 1917-1933
3 ways US mistreated USSR during WWII
Describe Truman
Describe Stalin
US didn't recognize USSR
didn't give them as much money, made them hold 2nd front whil…
unprepared to follow FDR and wanted to look tough
brutal and wanted to recover after WWII
US-USSR relations from 1917-1933
US didn't recognize USSR
3 ways US mistreated USSR during WWII
didn't give them as much money, made them hold 2nd front whil…
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Modern American History vocab
Natural Resources
Robber Barons
Captains Of Industry
Interstate Commerce Commission
Coal mines, thick forests, riverways, oil wells.
People who took from the community.
People who gave to the community.
First federal agency monitoring business operations, created…
Natural Resources
Coal mines, thick forests, riverways, oil wells.
Robber Barons
People who took from the community.
12 terms
Modern American History
Harry Truman
striped pants diplomat
Freedom Rides
crackpot realism
Who- 33rd US President... When- office from 1945-1953... Significan…
What- term for an elite member of the diplomatic corps, forei…
When- Circa 1961... Who- 13 African American and white civil rig…
Who- C. Wright Mills... What- machines/systems and human gullibi…
Harry Truman
Who- 33rd US President... When- office from 1945-1953... Significan…
striped pants diplomat
What- term for an elite member of the diplomatic corps, forei…
20 terms
Modern American History
Bolsheviks
Communism
Red scare
Palmer raids
An army of russian radicals
An economic and political class
Fear of communism
A series of government attacks
Bolsheviks
An army of russian radicals
Communism
An economic and political class
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modern american history EOC
abolished slavery
giving national citizenship and forbid…
prohibits states from denying the righ…
levy taxes
What is the 13th amendment?
What is the 14th amendment?
What is the 15th amendment?
What is the 16th amendment?
abolished slavery
What is the 13th amendment?
giving national citizenship and forbid…
What is the 14th amendment?
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Modern American History NCSU
Turner Thesis
Farm Security Administration
Installment Plan
Walter Raushenbusch
The frontier thesis is the assertion that the American charac…
Created in 1935 as part of the New Deal in the United States,…
The installment plans of the 1920s were pretty much the same…
Wrote the Social Gospel explaining that freedom and spiritual…
Turner Thesis
The frontier thesis is the assertion that the American charac…
Farm Security Administration
Created in 1935 as part of the New Deal in the United States,…
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American Modern History Terms
Triangle Shirtwaist fire
Progressivism
muckrakers
Pure Food and Drug Act
...
...
...
...
Triangle Shirtwaist fire
...
Progressivism
...
30 terms
Modern American History
Transcontinental Railroad
Bessemer Process
Gospel of Wealth
Haymarket Riot
A. The United States only had 35,000 miles of steam railways…
A. Iron went into railroad rails and bridges because it was t…
A. Plutocrats believed that "godliness is in league with rich…
A. Chicago was home to about 80,000 Knights of Labor members.…
Transcontinental Railroad
A. The United States only had 35,000 miles of steam railways…
Bessemer Process
A. Iron went into railroad rails and bridges because it was t…
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Modern American History CAP
Declaration of Liberated Europe
HUAC
Khruschev
Taft Hartley Act
European declaration that all nations had the right to choose…
Congressional committee designed to investigate activities of…
Leader of USSR from 1953-1964
Congressional act that curtailed the powers of unions by bann…
Declaration of Liberated Europe
European declaration that all nations had the right to choose…
HUAC
Congressional committee designed to investigate activities of…
27 terms
modern American history
Plessy vs ferguson
brown vs BOE of Topeka
national association for the advanceme…
congress of racial equality (CORE)
1896; court ruled that segregation was acceptable if the sepa…
1952; by grouping people based on race in separation retards…
responsible for bringing court case to supreme court; oldest…
1964; end segregation and discrimination
Plessy vs ferguson
1896; court ruled that segregation was acceptable if the sepa…
brown vs BOE of Topeka
1952; by grouping people based on race in separation retards…
43 terms
Modern American History
Watergate
Committee for the Re-election of the P…
James McCord
Sam Ervin
Nixon; break in at the Watergate apartment complex; June 17,…
Burglars had been paid from a secret CRP fund through the Whi…
Member of CRP and ex-CIA; was a part of the break-in
Chairman of Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities; De…
Watergate
Nixon; break in at the Watergate apartment complex; June 17,…
Committee for the Re-election of the P…
Burglars had been paid from a secret CRP fund through the Whi…
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Modern American History
Watergate -
Committee for the Re-election of the P…
James McCord -
Sam Ervin -
Nixon; break in at the Watergate apartment complex; June 17,…
Burglars had been paid from a secret CRP fund through the Whi…
Member of CRP and ex-CIA; was a part of the break-in
Chairman of Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities; De…
Watergate -
Nixon; break in at the Watergate apartment complex; June 17,…
Committee for the Re-election of the P…
Burglars had been paid from a secret CRP fund through the Whi…
15 terms
Modern american history - Timeline
german attacks Poland
germany crosses the maginot line
japan attacks pearl harbor
U.S. wages war on Japan
Sept 1 1939
June 14 1940
Dec 7 1941
Dec 8 1941
german attacks Poland
Sept 1 1939
germany crosses the maginot line
June 14 1940
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Acc. Modern American History
FDR and the New Deal
Wagner Act
"packing the court"
Social Security Act
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd president of the U.S.…
reaffirms right of workers to form unions and outlaws unfair…
Roosevelt wants to appoint more supreme court justice
aid to unemployed, elderly and mothers with dependent childre…
FDR and the New Deal
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd president of the U.S.…
Wagner Act
reaffirms right of workers to form unions and outlaws unfair…
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Modern American History CAP
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Krushchev
Warren Commission
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
Leader of the Soviet Union from 1953-1964
1964 detailing of Kennedy's assassination. One lone gunman
NATO
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Warsaw Pact
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
72 terms
Modern American History
Scalawags
Carpetbaggers
Sharecroppers
Exodusters
White Southerners who aided the North
Northerners who moved South to make a profit
Slaves who shared harvest with landowners
Slaves who moved west to Kansas and Missouri
Scalawags
White Southerners who aided the North
Carpetbaggers
Northerners who moved South to make a profit
13 terms
Modern American History Final
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
Frederick Remington
Andrew Johnson
leader of the steel industry
founded the Standard Oil Company
Artist
first president to be impeached
Andrew Carnegie
leader of the steel industry
John D. Rockefeller
founded the Standard Oil Company
176 terms
Modern American History
Cure all
What is the declaration of independence
What are some examples of democratic i…
When did photography exist?
More democracy for failed governments
a promise of what America should be
security, participation, education, expression, religion
since the mid 19 century
Cure all
More democracy for failed governments
What is the declaration of independence
a promise of what America should be
modern american history final
Munich conference
neutrality act
Winston Churchill
war production Board
September 29, 1938 Britain and France agreed to Hitler's dema…
made it illegal for Americans to sell arms to any country at…
delivered a speech that said Britain would never surrender to…
set priorities and production goals to control the distributi…
Munich conference
September 29, 1938 Britain and France agreed to Hitler's dema…
neutrality act
made it illegal for Americans to sell arms to any country at…
10 terms
Modern American History Final
Muckrakers
Isolationism
Submarine Warfare
Red Scare
Who: Reform minded Americn Journalists... What: Exposed injustic…
Who: America... What: Isolated itself from europe and asian conf…
Who: German Uboat subs... What: Berman uboat attacks... When: early…
Who: US population and communists... What: The promotion of fear…
Muckrakers
Who: Reform minded Americn Journalists... What: Exposed injustic…
Isolationism
Who: America... What: Isolated itself from europe and asian conf…
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Modern American History Final
Neautrality acts
Destroyers for bases
Pearl Harbor
Battle of the Bulge
A series of laws afirming us isolationism throughout WWII. Th…
A deal between the US and Britain which allowed for US to pro…
Pearl Harbor was a massive attack by the Japanese on the paci…
A major battle against Nazi Germany which was the turning poi…
Neautrality acts
A series of laws afirming us isolationism throughout WWII. Th…
Destroyers for bases
A deal between the US and Britain which allowed for US to pro…
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