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US History: The Great Society
Berlin Wall
Great Society
Black Panthers
Tet Offensive
A fortified wall separating Berlin into two halves, East and…
President Johnson called his version of the Democratic reform…
Malcolm X's ideas influenced a new generation of militant AA…
1968; National Liberation Front and North Vietnamese forces l…
Berlin Wall
A fortified wall separating Berlin into two halves, East and…
Great Society
President Johnson called his version of the Democratic reform…
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The Great Society - US History
Great Society
Medicaid
Medicare
Head Start
Limits to the great society:... Poverty dropped 22.2% to 12.6% b…
1966 Health care for the poor - children and adults
1965 Health care for the elderly
Head Start, 1965 -- $$ to educate low-income children
Great Society
Limits to the great society:... Poverty dropped 22.2% to 12.6% b…
Medicaid
1966 Health care for the poor - children and adults
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US History II: Great Society
Conditions that allowed Lyndon Johnson…
Main challenges faced by LBJ upon ente…
"The Johnson Treatment"
Tactics used in the political advertis…
JFK was assassinated
Unwinnable situation for LBJ, taking over after a popular pre…
He used his size and demeanor to get what he wanted in an agg…
The idea that you get the real glamorized advertisements and…
Conditions that allowed Lyndon Johnson…
JFK was assassinated
Main challenges faced by LBJ upon ente…
Unwinnable situation for LBJ, taking over after a popular pre…
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US History Quiz (Great Society)
Medicare
Medicaid
Child Nutrition Act
The Elementary and Secondary Education…
established a comprehensive health insurance program for all…
funded by federal and state governments, provided health and…
established a school breakfast program and expanded the schoo…
targeted aid to students and funded related activities such a…
Medicare
established a comprehensive health insurance program for all…
Medicaid
funded by federal and state governments, provided health and…
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US history ch. 20 great society
Lyndon b. Johnson
Economic opportunity act
Great Society
Medicare
Became president after john f. Kennedy was assassinated. ... He…
Approved 1 billion dollars for youth programs, anti poverty m…
LBJ's program to reduce poverty and racial justice and to pro…
Provided hospital insurance and low medical insurance for Ame…
Lyndon b. Johnson
Became president after john f. Kennedy was assassinated. ... He…
Economic opportunity act
Approved 1 billion dollars for youth programs, anti poverty m…
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US History JFK / LBJ / Great Society Test Review
Space Race
John F. Kennedy
Television
Cuban Missile Crisis
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
In the 1960's, campaigning for political office was changed f…
The United States was able to avoid nuclear war with the Sovi…
Space Race
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
John F. Kennedy
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
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AP US History - Great Depression - Study Questions & FDR
Years of Depression
October 1929
5 Causes of Depression
Effects of Depression In Cities
1929-1939
marked beginning of Depression with Stock Market Crash
1. Tariffs and war debt left foreign market out of U.S... 2. Ove…
Shantytowns, Breadlines, Soup Kitchens
Years of Depression
1929-1939
October 1929
marked beginning of Depression with Stock Market Crash
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US History 'B': Great Society & Civil Rights
JFK
Richard Nixon
The New Frontier
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Youngest President ever elected in 1960; also the first Catho…
Republican candidate in 1960 that appeared nervous and sick o…
Name for JFK's domestic plan
Failed attempt by United States CIA to overthrow and kill Cub…
JFK
Youngest President ever elected in 1960; also the first Catho…
Richard Nixon
Republican candidate in 1960 that appeared nervous and sick o…
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AP US History -- Great Depression
Alfred E. Smith
Clark Memorandum
Great Depression
Tariff of 1930
Democratic candidate in the election of 1928
document denying that the Monroe Doctrine justified US milita…
common name for the panic of 1929
tariff that reduced imports of farm products into the US
Alfred E. Smith
Democratic candidate in the election of 1928
Clark Memorandum
document denying that the Monroe Doctrine justified US milita…
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US History -- Major Great Society Programs
Medicare
Medicade
Child Nutrition Act
The Elementary and Secondary Education…
established a comprehensive health insurance program for all…
funded by federal and state govs; provided health and medical…
established a school breakfast program and expanded the schoo…
targeted aid to students and funded related activities such a…
Medicare
established a comprehensive health insurance program for all…
Medicade
funded by federal and state govs; provided health and medical…
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US History:New Frontier and Great Society
JFK
Missile gap
New Frontier
Earl Warren
Catholic president, ran for democrats, won election over Nixon
United States was behind the Soviets in regards to weaponry
New legislative agenda JFK hoped to implement; his domestic p…
Chief Justice of Supreme Court, helped to shape national policy
JFK
Catholic president, ran for democrats, won election over Nixon
Missile gap
United States was behind the Soviets in regards to weaponry
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US History Review Imperialism - Great Society
"Whiteman's Burden"
Warren Commission
Viet Nam War
Treaty of Panmunjon
...
...
...
...
"Whiteman's Burden"
...
Warren Commission
...
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AP US history: The Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Some of the problems
Farmers' Holiday Association (1932)
Was viewed as a "Do Nothing" president, but was just elected…
He was elected in 1932 and had support from many people. He w…
The Gross Domestic Product fell dramatically. There was 15 mi…
Thousands of farmers got together to fight against the low pr…
Herbert Hoover
Was viewed as a "Do Nothing" president, but was just elected…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
He was elected in 1932 and had support from many people. He w…
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AP US History -- The Great War
Veracruz
Francisco Pancho VIlla
John J. Pershing
dollar diplomacy
city occupied by Americans after a rebellion occurred in Mexico
leader of the largest Mexican revolutionary army
US General who was sent after Pancho Villa and failed to catc…
policy encouraging US bankers to aid governments in Central A…
Veracruz
city occupied by Americans after a rebellion occurred in Mexico
Francisco Pancho VIlla
leader of the largest Mexican revolutionary army
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US History JFK / LBJ / Great Society Test Review
Space Race
John F. Kennedy
Television
Cuban Missile Crisis
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
In the 1960's, campaigning for political office was changed f…
The United States was able to avoid nuclear war with the Sovi…
Space Race
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
John F. Kennedy
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
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US History II Test #8 The Great Society
Civil Rights Act
Voting Rights Act
Immigration and Nationality Services Act
Civil Rights Act
forbade job discrimination and the segregation of public acco…
assured minority registration and voting; suspended use of li…
abolished the national-origin quotas in immigration law
banned housing discrimination and extended constitutional pro…
Civil Rights Act
forbade job discrimination and the segregation of public acco…
Voting Rights Act
assured minority registration and voting; suspended use of li…
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US History JFK / LBJ / Great Society Test Review
Space Race
John F. Kennedy
JFK's plan to stop communism
Television
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
Building our nuclear arsenal, Expanding our Navy, and using t…
In the 1960's, campaigning for political office was changed f…
Space Race
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
John F. Kennedy
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
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Chapter 20- The New Frontier and the Great Society LONG: US History
Alan Shepard
Freedom 7
New Frontier
mandate
American astronaut who went in to space in the Freedom 7; May…
name of the tiny capsule on top of a huge rocket booster; hel…
John F. Kennedy wanted to transform America into this; JFK's…
the commission that is given to a government and its policies…
Alan Shepard
American astronaut who went in to space in the Freedom 7; May…
Freedom 7
name of the tiny capsule on top of a huge rocket booster; hel…
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US History Chapter 24 The New Frontier and Great Society
Missile Gap
New Frontier
reapportionment
due process
A fear of lagging behind the Soviets in weaponry
The campaign program advocated by JFK in the 1960 election. H…
Process by which representative districts are switched accord…
The law may not treat individuals unfairly, arbitrarily, or u…
Missile Gap
A fear of lagging behind the Soviets in weaponry
New Frontier
The campaign program advocated by JFK in the 1960 election. H…
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US History Chapters 20-21 Great Society/Civil Rights
Hot Line
Bay of Pigs
Berlin Wall
Fidel Castro
Direct Communication from Kennedy to Krushchev
Invasion of Cuba
barrier between east and west Germany
leader of Cuba, got help from Soviet Union
Hot Line
Direct Communication from Kennedy to Krushchev
Bay of Pigs
Invasion of Cuba
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History/The New Frontier and the Great Society Study Guide
JFK cabinet nickname
JFK Attorney General
Medicare
Medicaid
the best and the brightest
JFK's brother Robbert Kennedy
provided hospital insurance and low cost medical insurance fo…
extended health insurance to welfare recipients
JFK cabinet nickname
the best and the brightest
JFK Attorney General
JFK's brother Robbert Kennedy
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US History Years: 1928 - 1939 (The Great Depression and American Society)
1928
1929
1930
1931
Herbert Hoover elected President
The stock market crash; The Great Depression begins
The Hawley-Smoot Tariff
The Marx Brothers' movie Duck Soup is released
1928
Herbert Hoover elected President
1929
The stock market crash; The Great Depression begins
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US History JFK / LBJ / Great Society Test Review
Space Race
John F. Kennedy
JFK's plan to stop communism
Television
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
Building our nuclear arsenal, Expanding our Navy, and using t…
In the 1960's, campaigning for political office was changed f…
Space Race
The battle between the U.S. and Soviet Union for space suprem…
John F. Kennedy
Was criticized when he ran for the Presidency because people…
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AP US History - Reconstruction to the Great War
Freedmen's Bureau
scalawags
carpetbaggers
Ku Klux Klan (KKK)
Organization created at end of Civil War that aided southerns…
Southern whites who supported Republican policy throughout Re…
Northern whites who moved to the South and served as Republic…
A secret organization that used terrorist tactics in an attem…
Freedmen's Bureau
Organization created at end of Civil War that aided southerns…
scalawags
Southern whites who supported Republican policy throughout Re…
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US History - Chapter 20 - The New Frontier and the Great Society
John F. Kennedy
Camelot
Fidel Castro
The Bay of Pigs
35th president of the US; youngest elected president; Democra…
Nickname for Kennedy's glamorous White House including his fa…
Cuban revolutionary leader who began to implement communist p…
CIA mission intended to overthrow Castro using an invasion of…
John F. Kennedy
35th president of the US; youngest elected president; Democra…
Camelot
Nickname for Kennedy's glamorous White House including his fa…
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US History Ch 32 LBJ: From the Great Society to Vietnam
Hubert Humphrey
cloture
war on poverty
VISTA
LBJ's vice president (and McCarthy's opposition back in 1968…
A procedure used in the Senate to limit the amount of time sp…
President Lyndon B. Johnson's program in the 1960's to provid…
Volunteers in Service to America which was a domestic Peace C…
Hubert Humphrey
LBJ's vice president (and McCarthy's opposition back in 1968…
cloture
A procedure used in the Senate to limit the amount of time sp…
AP US History Society and Culture Flashcards
Types of Colonies in the New World
English Puritanism
Sir Walter Raleigh
St. Augustine, Florida
In a charter colony, colonists were essentially members of a…
Movement by those who wished to reform the Church of England…
Selected Roanoke Island as a site for the first English settl…
French Protestants (Huguenots) went to the New World to freel…
Types of Colonies in the New World
In a charter colony, colonists were essentially members of a…
English Puritanism
Movement by those who wished to reform the Church of England…
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AP US History - America & The Great War
neutrality
submarine warfare
Lusitania
Sussex pledge
decision to remain uncommitted to any side in a war
..., what brought US into war; Germany began to use subs to s…
..., A British passenger ship that was sunk by a German U-Boa…
..., Pledge by the German government in 1916 that its submari…
neutrality
decision to remain uncommitted to any side in a war
submarine warfare
..., what brought US into war; Germany began to use subs to s…
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RAH US History, chapter 20, The New Frontier and the Great Society
John F Kennedy
Flexible responses
Fidel Castro
The Bay of Pigs
35th President of the United States 35th President of the Uni…
a policy developed during the Kennedy administration that inv…
Gained power with the promise of democracy, led a ... guerrilla…
The 1961 Bay of Pigs Invasion was an unsuccessful attempted i…
John F Kennedy
35th President of the United States 35th President of the Uni…
Flexible responses
a policy developed during the Kennedy administration that inv…
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AP US History - Great Depression / WWII Test
Causes of The Great Depression
Keynesian economic theory
John Maynard Keynes
market saturation
lack of economic diversity, farming sector failing, buying st…
tax high in good times, collect rainy day fund, spend high in…
British economist
everyone has what they need, less demand, lower prices, less…
Causes of The Great Depression
lack of economic diversity, farming sector failing, buying st…
Keynesian economic theory
tax high in good times, collect rainy day fund, spend high in…
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AP US History Study
Great War for the Empire
Sugar Act of 1764
Stamp Act of 1765
Virtual Representation
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
The first parliamentary act bent on turning a revenue in the…
A tax in the form of required stamps to be purchased and fixe…
all English subjects are represented in Parliament, including…
Great War for the Empire
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
Sugar Act of 1764
The first parliamentary act bent on turning a revenue in the…
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Alto US History Part 2 - Unit 13a - The New Frontier & The Great Society
John F. Kennedy
flexible response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
35th president of the United States during the peak of the Co…
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
revolutionary leader of Cuba who openly declared himself a co…
a concrete wall that separated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
35th president of the United States during the peak of the Co…
flexible response
a policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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US History Chapter 20 - The New Frontier and the Great Society
John F. Kennedy
Kennedy and Civil Rights
Kennedy + Poverty
Kennedy + Containing Communism
-Won against Nixon in 1960... -Assassinated in November 1963 by…
-When MLK is put into jail, Kennedy helps to get him out on b…
-Easier to do internationally than at home- different ideas... -…
-Peace Corps/Alliance for progress- support to other countrie…
John F. Kennedy
-Won against Nixon in 1960... -Assassinated in November 1963 by…
Kennedy and Civil Rights
-When MLK is put into jail, Kennedy helps to get him out on b…
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AP US History: The Great Depression and Rise of Dictators
Before the Crash
Stocks
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Stock Market in Depression
1) Growing Population... 2) Shrinking Immigration (Quota Act and…
Piece of a company you can buy, allows investment in business…
Top 30 companies in the stock market
Before: Bull Market... After: Bear Market
Before the Crash
1) Growing Population... 2) Shrinking Immigration (Quota Act and…
Stocks
Piece of a company you can buy, allows investment in business…
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AP US History - Great Depression - People
John Maynard Keynes
Charles Coughlin
Francis Townsend
Huey Long
promoted deficit spending
Catholic priest opposed to New Deal
Physician opposed to New Deal
Louisana Senator... known as Kingfish ... promoted "Share Our Wealt…
John Maynard Keynes
promoted deficit spending
Charles Coughlin
Catholic priest opposed to New Deal
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AP US History: Era of the Great War
Dwight Moody
Josiah Strong
Alfred T. Mahan
James G. Blaine
Inspired more than 8000 people to travel the world to spread…
Argued that Anglo-Saxons possessed unique attributes that mad…
Argued that the great powers in the world were sea powers; Wr…
Argued for the American annexation of Hawaii, Puerto Rico, an…
Dwight Moody
Inspired more than 8000 people to travel the world to spread…
Josiah Strong
Argued that Anglo-Saxons possessed unique attributes that mad…
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AP US History -- Second Great Awakening
Deism
Unitarianism
Universalism
Episcopalians
belief that people could use reason to grasp the natural laws…
belief that emphasizes the oneness and benevolence of a lovin…
belief that stresses the salvation of all people and appealed…
new name that Virginia Anglicans adopted
Deism
belief that people could use reason to grasp the natural laws…
Unitarianism
belief that emphasizes the oneness and benevolence of a lovin…
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US History II: Chapter 17: New Frontier/Great Society
John F. Kennedy
"Ich bin ein Berliner"
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Won the presidential election in 1960 against Richard Nixon.…
"I am a Berliner" ... The speech Kennedy gave that spoke of the…
Came to power in Cuba in 1959 and turned it into the first Co…
The invasion of Cuba in an attempt to overthrow Fidel Castro'…
John F. Kennedy
Won the presidential election in 1960 against Richard Nixon.…
"Ich bin ein Berliner"
"I am a Berliner" ... The speech Kennedy gave that spoke of the…
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AP US History - Chapter 23 (The Great Depression)
Agricultural Marketing Act
"Black Tuesday"
Bonus Army
Clifford Odets
Meant to help farmers maintain prices by creating a federal…
October 29, 1929. Marked the worst stock market crash in…
Group of veterans, demanding money promised after WWI to be…
Playwright that provided an explicit demonstration of the *…
Agricultural Marketing Act
Meant to help farmers maintain prices by creating a federal…
"Black Tuesday"
October 29, 1929. Marked the worst stock market crash in…
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AP US History Study
Archaic Period
Mercantalism
Puritans
Encomienda System
History of American people before Europeans arrived. Pre-Colu…
Belief that wealth was finite and one's wealth only came at e…
Separated themselves from Catholic Church and believed they c…
Licenses given to Spanish settlers that granted them the abil…
Archaic Period
History of American people before Europeans arrived. Pre-Colu…
Mercantalism
Belief that wealth was finite and one's wealth only came at e…
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AP US History -- Second Great Awakening
Deism
Unitarianism
Universalism
Episcopalians
belief that people could use reason to grasp the natural laws…
belief that emphasizes the oneness and benevolence of a lovin…
belief that stresses the salvation of all people and appealed…
new name that Virginia Anglicans adopted
Deism
belief that people could use reason to grasp the natural laws…
Unitarianism
belief that emphasizes the oneness and benevolence of a lovin…
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Ap US History Study
Major Government Scandal:Tweed Ring
Major Government Scandal:Credit Mobilier
Major Government Scandal:Whiskey Ring
Major Government Scandal:Teapot Dome
...
...
...
...
Major Government Scandal:Tweed Ring
...
Major Government Scandal:Credit Mobilier
...
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Chapter 20 The New Frontier and The Great Society - US History
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Cuban socialist leader who is a communist
A concrete wall that separated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
Flexible Response
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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AP US History: The 1920's and the Great Depression
Automobiles
Rise of industrial productivity
Rise in wages
American distribution of income
Major manufacturing concern in 20th century
Rose by 32% during 1920's
Wages only rose by 8%
Wealth, which had always been unevenly distributed became eve…
Automobiles
Major manufacturing concern in 20th century
Rise of industrial productivity
Rose by 32% during 1920's
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AP US History (The Great Depression and Franklin Roosevelt)
Sacco and Vanzetti case
Leopold and Loeb case
Billy Sunday (1863-1935)
Scopes trial, Clarence Darrow, William…
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were Italian immigrants…
Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb were convicted of killing a y…
Baseball player and preacher, his baseball background helped…
1925 - Prosecution of Dayton, Tennessee school teacher, John…
Sacco and Vanzetti case
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were Italian immigrants…
Leopold and Loeb case
Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb were convicted of killing a y…
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AP US History (The Great Depression and the New Deal)
First New Deal
Second New Deal
Relief
Recovery
Legislation passed during the beginning of FDR's presidency.…
Legislation included more government regulation
Legislation intended to help citizens
Legislation intended to help the economy recover
First New Deal
Legislation passed during the beginning of FDR's presidency.…
Second New Deal
Legislation included more government regulation
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AP US History: 1920s, Great Depression, and the New Deal
The Republican nominee in the Election…
18th Amendment
National Origins Act
The Republican nominee in the Election…
Warren Harding
Prohibition
restricted immigration from Asia and Eastern & Western Europe
Calvin Coolidge
The Republican nominee in the Election…
Warren Harding
18th Amendment
Prohibition
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Chapter 20 The New Frontier and The Great Society - US History
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Cuban socialist leader who is a communist
A concrete wall that separated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
Flexible Response
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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Chapter 20 The New Frontier and The Great Society - US History
John F. Kennedy
Flexible Response
Fidel Castro
Berlin Wall
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
Cuban socialist leader who is a communist
A concrete wall that separated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
John F. Kennedy
US President from 1960-1963 during the Cold War, the cuban mi…
Flexible Response
A policy, developed during the Kennedy administration, that i…
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US History: Chapter 28- The New Frontier and the Great Society
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Limited Test Ban Treaty
In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and supporte…
(JFK) , , an international crisis in October 1962, the closes…
A fortified wall surrounding West Berlin, Germany, built in 1…
prohibits nuclear weapons tests "or any other nuclear explosi…
Bay of Pigs
In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and supporte…
Cuban Missile Crisis
(JFK) , , an international crisis in October 1962, the closes…
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