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AP US History: Post-Second World War
Postwar Soviet actions
George Kennan
Long Telegram
Truman Doctrine
Did not withdraw from the areas that Red Army had captured, s…
Advocated the U.S using any means necessary to prevent the sp…
Outline a policy called containment
Stated that the U.S. would give all aid necessary to those pe…
Postwar Soviet actions
Did not withdraw from the areas that Red Army had captured, s…
George Kennan
Advocated the U.S using any means necessary to prevent the sp…
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US History: Post World War II
Cold War
Containment
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
A situation in which there was no direct conflict, but prepar…
A part of the Truman Doctrine (1974) Keeping communism where…
A plan to give American aid (about $13 billion) to capitalist…
A situation in which the Soviet Union blocked West Berlin, ho…
Cold War
A situation in which there was no direct conflict, but prepar…
Containment
A part of the Truman Doctrine (1974) Keeping communism where…
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US HISTORY II post war world
Communism
West Germany
Labor unions
Consumer goods
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
After WWII when Germany was partitioned ... US, French, British…
Organization of workers attempting to get better pay, working…
Products purchased by the average consumer
Communism
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
West Germany
After WWII when Germany was partitioned ... US, French, British…
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US HISTORY II post war world
Communism
West Germany
Labor unions
Consumer goods
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
After WWII when Germany was partitioned ... US, French, British…
Organization of workers attempting to get better pay, working…
Products purchased by the average consumer
Communism
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
West Germany
After WWII when Germany was partitioned ... US, French, British…
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US History Unit 7: post world war 2 and Cold War Origins
38th Paralel
Alger Hiss
Baby Boom
Beatnik
North formed border between North and South Korea after war
American government official accused of being a Soviet spy. B…
The sharp increase in the US birthrate following World War II
One of the unconventional non-materialistic followers of the…
38th Paralel
North formed border between North and South Korea after war
Alger Hiss
American government official accused of being a Soviet spy. B…
US History - World War 2
Joseph Stalin
Winston Churchill
Benito Mussolini
Neville Chamberlain
Succeeded V.I. Lenin, and sent many people to die in Siberia.…
British Prime Minister (after Neville) meet with FDR and Stal…
Becomes Italy's dictator (1925), and begins a political movem…
Britian's Prime Minister, met with Hitler (1938), agree that…
Joseph Stalin
Succeeded V.I. Lenin, and sent many people to die in Siberia.…
Winston Churchill
British Prime Minister (after Neville) meet with FDR and Stal…
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History Post World War 2 terms
Martin Luther King Jr.
Rosa Parks
Malcolm X
Nation of Islam
He was a baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader…
an African American civil rights activist who is known for th…
African-American leader and prominent figure in the Nation of…
is an Islamic religious movement founded in Detroit, United S…
Martin Luther King Jr.
He was a baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader…
Rosa Parks
an African American civil rights activist who is known for th…
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Post World War 2
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Blockade
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of we…
The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Marshall Plan
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
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World History 2: The Post War Period
The Collapse of Communism in the Sovie…
Containment Policy
Chinese Civil War
Chiang Kai-Shek
-The Soviet economy is weak and cannot survive and begins to…
Stop communism from spreading
China is divided into two countries at the end of this
Nationalist Leader ... -Set up a democracy in Taiwan
The Collapse of Communism in the Sovie…
-The Soviet economy is weak and cannot survive and begins to…
Containment Policy
Stop communism from spreading
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Post World War 2
Vietnam War
Korean Conflict
Deng Xiaoping
38th Parallel
a Cold War conflict pitting the U.S. and the remnants of the…
fought in the early 1950s between the United Nations, support…
Chinese Communist leader and China's de facto leader: held va…
the pre-Korean War boundary between North Korea and South Korea
Vietnam War
a Cold War conflict pitting the U.S. and the remnants of the…
Korean Conflict
fought in the early 1950s between the United Nations, support…
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US History World War 2
Joseph Stalin
Winston Churchill
Benito Mussolini
Neville Chamberlain
Was the leader of the Soviet Union
Was a British Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Was an Italian politician, journalist, and leader of the Nati…
Was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the…
Joseph Stalin
Was the leader of the Soviet Union
Winston Churchill
Was a British Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
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US History: Unit XI: Post World War II America
iron curtain (Chap 22 p. 765)
Germany & Berlin
Marshall Plan (Chap 22, p. 768)
United Nations
- Communism spread to Eastern Europe... - Meant the Communists n…
- Cold War divided Germany between the Allies in the west and…
- European Recovery Program; ... - gave European Nations America…
- delegates from 39 countries met to discuss the new organiza…
iron curtain (Chap 22 p. 765)
- Communism spread to Eastern Europe... - Meant the Communists n…
Germany & Berlin
- Cold War divided Germany between the Allies in the west and…
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World War 2 US History
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Neville Chamberlain
Winston Churchill
Italian dicator under a facist government, killed by his own…
german facist dicator, commits suicide, April 30, 1945
British prime minister, peace
2nd british prime minister
Benito Mussolini
Italian dicator under a facist government, killed by his own…
Adolf Hitler
german facist dicator, commits suicide, April 30, 1945
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US history world war 2
totalitarianism
stalin
mussolini
hitler
all gov control goes to one person
leader of the communist party
founder of the fascist party
led the nazi party
totalitarianism
all gov control goes to one person
stalin
leader of the communist party
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History: The Post-War World
What two camps was the world divided i…
Instead of active aggression between t…
How did the Cold War originate?
Who was nicknamed "The Man in the Mask"?
The world's communist states, led by the Soviet Union, and th…
A tense arms race that threatened world peace
The Western European countries that the US liberated adopted…
Igor Gouzenko
What two camps was the world divided i…
The world's communist states, led by the Soviet Union, and th…
Instead of active aggression between t…
A tense arms race that threatened world peace
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US History: World War 2
Neutrality Acts
Neutrality
Quarantine Speech
Conscription/Draft
A series of laws enacted in 1935-1936 to prevent US arms sale…
A refusal to take part in a war between other nations... HS: Th…
Speech by FDR that called on peace-loving nations to "quarant…
Drafting of citizens for military services... HS: WW2 was the f…
Neutrality Acts
A series of laws enacted in 1935-1936 to prevent US arms sale…
Neutrality
A refusal to take part in a war between other nations... HS: Th…
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Post World War 2
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Blockade
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of we…
The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
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History post war world
Indian national congress
Muslim league
Amristar massacre
Gandhi
Hindu majority
Muslim majority
British troops opened fire on Indians
Led independence movement
Indian national congress
Hindu majority
Muslim league
Muslim majority
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US.History: Unit 3 World War 2
Neutrality
Internationalism
The "Big Three"
"Double V" campaign
Not aligned with any political or ideological group
A national policy of actively trading with foreign countries…
Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin- the three leaders of the Al…
The World War II-era effort of black Americans to gain "a Vic…
Neutrality
Not aligned with any political or ideological group
Internationalism
A national policy of actively trading with foreign countries…
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Post World War 2
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Blockade
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
(1948) massive transfer of aid money to help rebuild postwar…
Joint effort by the US and Britian to fly food and supplies i…
April 1, 1948 - Russia under Stalin blockaded Berlin complete…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Marshall Plan
(1948) massive transfer of aid money to help rebuild postwar…
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Post World War 2
President Harding
Tea pot dome
installment buying
supply and demand
This president promised a "return to normalcy" when he was el…
Scandal of Harding's administration; Secretary of Interior Al…
A system of paying for goods in which customers promise to pa…
Economic concept that states the price of a good rises or fal…
President Harding
This president promised a "return to normalcy" when he was el…
Tea pot dome
Scandal of Harding's administration; Secretary of Interior Al…
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Post World War 2 history Final
Greensboro sit ins
James Lawson
Student nonviolent coordinating commit…
Election of 1960
4 black students sat in to restaurants and businesses to prot…
Leader of the Nashville sit ins. was a priest who wanted to s…
1961 A meeting of 120 students in north carolina. What they d…
JFK vs. Richard Nixon
Greensboro sit ins
4 black students sat in to restaurants and businesses to prot…
James Lawson
Leader of the Nashville sit ins. was a priest who wanted to s…
30 terms
Post World War 2
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Blockade
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
(1948) massive transfer of aid money to help rebuild postwar…
Joint effort by the US and Britian to fly food and supplies i…
April 1, 1948 - Russia under Stalin blockaded Berlin complete…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Marshall Plan
(1948) massive transfer of aid money to help rebuild postwar…
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Post World War 2
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Blockade
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of we…
The blockade was a Soviet attempt to starve out the allies in…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
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World War 2 US History
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Neville Chamberlain
Winston Churchill
Italian dicator under a facist government, killed by his own…
german facist dicator, commits suicide, April 30, 1945
British prime minister, peace
2nd british prime minister
Benito Mussolini
Italian dicator under a facist government, killed by his own…
Adolf Hitler
german facist dicator, commits suicide, April 30, 1945
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Us History World War 2
Axis Power
Allird power
Europe
Pacific
Dominated early stages
Defensive
Major offensive in ____ first
Active defense in the _____ against Japan
Axis Power
Dominated early stages
Allird power
Defensive
US history post rev. war
Washingtons cabinet was composed of
GW is president from
GW's first VP
Hamilton vs. Jefferson
Dept. of War: ... STate: Thomas JEfferson... Treasury: Alexander Ha…
1789-1798
john adams?
Hamilton (Northern Federalists) ... strong central gov.... rule of…
Washingtons cabinet was composed of
Dept. of War: ... STate: Thomas JEfferson... Treasury: Alexander Ha…
GW is president from
1789-1798
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US History Unit 5 Topic 2 - The Holocaust & Post War Effects
Holocaust
anti-Semitism
Nuremberg Laws
Kristallnacht
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
Prejudice against Jews
1935 laws defining the status of Jews and withdrawing citizen…
"Night of Broken Glass" -the night of November 9, 1938, on wh…
Holocaust
A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German sup…
anti-Semitism
Prejudice against Jews
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US History- World War 2
World leaders in World War 2- Germany
World leaders in World War 2- Italy
World leaders in World War 2- Japan
World leaders in World War 2- Soviet U…
leader- Adolf Hitler; wanted to evacuate Jews and Communists…
leader- Benito Mussolini; founded fascism (militaristic, tota…
leader- Hideki Tojo; greed for land, wanted more internationa…
leader- Joseph Stalin; 1 of Russia's greatest tyrants; Commun…
World leaders in World War 2- Germany
leader- Adolf Hitler; wanted to evacuate Jews and Communists…
World leaders in World War 2- Italy
leader- Benito Mussolini; founded fascism (militaristic, tota…
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US history world war 2
totalitarianism
stalin
mussolini
hitler
all gov control goes to one person
leader of the communist party
founder of the fascist party
led the nazi party
totalitarianism
all gov control goes to one person
stalin
leader of the communist party
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US HISTORY-POST WORLD WAR II UNIT PAGE
Communism
Self-Government
Partitioned
Occupation
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
When a country chooses for itself what its government will be.
Divided into parts
At the end of the war Japan was occupied by Allied forces... Jap…
Communism
A way of organizing a society in which the government owns th…
Self-Government
When a country chooses for itself what its government will be.
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US history two Post World War II 1950- 1970
by the end of the war
The recent years
Introduction of services
Unions also hit their peak in the late…
GDP GOES UP so do wages in suburbia begins to take affect
Payroll particularly with the baby boomers retiring has incre…
Banking healthcare etc.
But in recent years have become less and less effective
by the end of the war
GDP GOES UP so do wages in suburbia begins to take affect
The recent years
Payroll particularly with the baby boomers retiring has incre…
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US History - World War 2
What was appeasement and what impact d…
the Neutrality Act of 1939
Why did President Roosevelt place an e…
What political party rose to power ins…
a diplomatic policy of making political or material concessio…
permitted belligerents to purchase war materials, provided th…
to stop Japanese expansion
Nazi Party
What was appeasement and what impact d…
a diplomatic policy of making political or material concessio…
the Neutrality Act of 1939
permitted belligerents to purchase war materials, provided th…
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Post World War 2
communism
West Germany
Labor Unions
Consumer Goods
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
Former nation in north-central Europe, officially known as th…
an organized association of workers, often in a trade or prof…
Merchandise that satisfy human wants
communism
A system of government in which the state plans and controls…
West Germany
Former nation in north-central Europe, officially known as th…
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hudsong - US History - World War 2
Hirohito/Tojo
Beginning of WWII
Germany
Dunkirk/Calais
...
...
...
...
Hirohito/Tojo
...
Beginning of WWII
...
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US history World War 2
Totalitarian
Fascism
Nazism
isolation
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
a political philosophy that advocates a strong, centralized,…
the political philosophy-based on extreme nationalism, racism…
opposition to political and economic entanglements with other…
Totalitarian
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
Fascism
a political philosophy that advocates a strong, centralized,…
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us history world war 2
which occured during the batton death…
wgy was japan so sucsessful in expandi…
why did winsten churchhill and frankli…
during world war 2which was an axis na…
thosands of philopeno prisoners of war died
it did not have to fight the majority of us forces
to plan an overall strategy for the rest of the war
japan
which occured during the batton death…
thosands of philopeno prisoners of war died
wgy was japan so sucsessful in expandi…
it did not have to fight the majority of us forces
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Post World War 2
What happens? And United Nations in 19…
In July 1945 what three leaders meet i…
Final wartime agreement- Stalin agrees…
Soviet army was controlling east.....,…
Baby boom, peace keeping organization
Stalin, Truman, and Britian(clement altee)
Potsdam Conference
Germany, Hungary, Romania
What happens? And United Nations in 19…
Baby boom, peace keeping organization
In July 1945 what three leaders meet i…
Stalin, Truman, and Britian(clement altee)
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US History - World War 2
Appeasement
Isolationism
Allied forces
Cash and Carry
Nations wanting to give to Hitler demands hoping he will main…
Was when the US didn't want to get involved in the word affai…
Were the forces that wanted to stop the dictators in Europe (…
Nations could get weapons from the US only in they pay for it…
Appeasement
Nations wanting to give to Hitler demands hoping he will main…
Isolationism
Was when the US didn't want to get involved in the word affai…
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US HISTORY WORLD WAR 2
The initial shock to the stock market…
Initially after Black Tuesday, the ban…
The major effect of decreasing consume…
The effects at the beginning of the De…
Nervous investors selling their stock
...
Decreased employment
Increasing imports
The initial shock to the stock market…
Nervous investors selling their stock
Initially after Black Tuesday, the ban…
...
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US History World War 2
Cash and Carry Policy
Lend Lease Act
The Final Solution
Japanese-American Internment
Congress modified the Neutrality Acts to allow the sale of wa…
Allowed President Roosevelt to sell, lend, or lease items to…
Hitler's plan to exterminate the Jewish people; the Holocaust.
Roosevelt's executive order that allowed US authorities to ar…
Cash and Carry Policy
Congress modified the Neutrality Acts to allow the sale of wa…
Lend Lease Act
Allowed President Roosevelt to sell, lend, or lease items to…
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US History World War 2
Aggression
Allies
Appeasement
Axis Powers
Any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy.
Britain, France, and Russia- Later joined by Italy
A policy of making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes o…
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Aggression
Any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy.
Allies
Britain, France, and Russia- Later joined by Italy
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US History; world war 2
Fascism
Joseph Stalin
Hideki Tojo
Adolph Hitler
A political movement that promotes an extreme form of nationa…
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
This general was premier of Japan during World War II while t…
Adolph Hitler was a little-known political leader whose early…
Fascism
A political movement that promotes an extreme form of nationa…
Joseph Stalin
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
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US History World War 2
How did Hitler come to power in Germany?
What sealed The Rome Berlin Axis?
What was the Rome Berlin Axis?
Why did the Japanese invade China?
He was voted in
The Pact of Steel
Germany and Italy were allies
They considered themselves the superior Asian race and they n…
How did Hitler come to power in Germany?
He was voted in
What sealed The Rome Berlin Axis?
The Pact of Steel
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Chapter 23 US history world war 2
what framed American was a strong supp…
What was the Neutrality Act of 1935?
Isolationism?
Describe the Quarantine speech?
Charles Lindbergh
USA would not give money to other country and not involed in…
USA protect themsleves and does not get involed in war
Roosevelt ask Americans to take a side against countries who…
what framed American was a strong supp…
Charles Lindbergh
What was the Neutrality Act of 1935?
USA would not give money to other country and not involed in…
55 terms
Post World War 2
Democracy
Baby Boomer
Partition
Self-government
A system of government in which citizens have the right to pa…
The largest generation, born between 1945-1964.
Dividing the country.
Not being controlled by an outside government.
Democracy
A system of government in which citizens have the right to pa…
Baby Boomer
The largest generation, born between 1945-1964.
62 terms
US History World War 2
Neutrality Act
Lend Lease Act
America 1st Committee
Fascism
law that kept the US out of WW2
law that said the US can give or sell arms to other nations f…
group that favored US neutrality or isolationism
form of government that glorifies the state over the individu…
Neutrality Act
law that kept the US out of WW2
Lend Lease Act
law that said the US can give or sell arms to other nations f…
25 terms
US history World War 2
Totalitarian
Fascism
Nazism
isolation
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
a political philosophy that advocates a strong, centralized,…
the political philosophy-based on extreme nationalism, racism…
opposition to political and economic entanglements with other…
Totalitarian
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
Fascism
a political philosophy that advocates a strong, centralized,…
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US History World War 2
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
number of deaths in Holocaust
number of concentration camps
Germany, Italy, Japan, Vichy-France
China, Britain, US, France, Russia
22 million
42,500
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan, Vichy-France
Allied Powers
China, Britain, US, France, Russia
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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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