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U. S. History 112B Final Exam Review
Center of black cultural outpouring in the 1920s
Underlying cause of both World War I and World War II
German ambitions to dominate Europe
In our infancy we bordered on the Atlantic only, our youth carried our boundary to the Gulf of Mexico, today, maturity sees us upon the Pacific. Whether they will it or not, Americans must now begin to look outward.
Foreign policy of imperialism
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Franklin D. Roosevelt
Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.
Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country. John F. Kennedy
I was President during the Spanish-American War. I was shot and killed by an anarchist.
I was linked to a burglary at the National Democratic Headquarters.
I believed in a strong Presidency. I used my position to take political power away from big business. I am known as the Trustbuster.
I led the Allied invasion of France. After becoming President, I ended the war in Korea.
I was the first President elected from the Deep South since I was a Washington outsider. It helped me to get elected but hurt me as President. I was the first President elected from the Deep South since I was a Washington outsider. It helped me to get elected but hurt me as President.
I ordered the dropping of the atomic bombs on Japan in order to save American lives.
During the depression, I felt that private charities and rugged individualism would be able to provide relief. I also called out the military to disperse the Bonus Army.
The Soviet Union and the United States
Major world powers after WWII
The state of hostility, without fighting, between the United States and the Soviets
Protects member nations against communist aggression
Represent U.S. efforts to contain communism
Korean and Vietnam War
I am the only person to serve as President and Vice President even though I was never elected to either office.
Teddy Roosevelt supported me for the Presidency for my first term and then ran against me on a third party ticket while I sought my second term. I was a Progressive who broke up many Trusts and enacted the 8 hour government workday.
William Howard Taft
I would like to be remembered for enacting the Great Society and declaring a War on Poverty, however, many Americans just know me as the President who escalated the war in Vietnam.
Gave all nations equal trading opportunities in China.
Open Door Policy
Agreement which was supposed to bring a lasting peace after World War I.
Treaty of Versailles
FDRs recovery program
1896 decision that supported separate but equal
Plessy v Ferguson
Shifting the burden of fighting from the U.S. soldiers to the people we were there to protect.
Japanese suicide pilots during World War II.
Fear of foreigners
Insurance for bank deposits created during the New Deal
Built dams to control floods and produce electricity in the Appalachian region
Illegal club where people went to drink during Prohibition
Method which enables voters to remove an elected official from office
A policy of avoiding involvement in other countries affairs
A liberated woman of the 1920s
Decision which banned segregated schools.
Brown v Board of Education
A journalist who specialized in revealing corruption and dishonesty in business and government
Frederick Jackson Turners idea that encouraged Americans to look beyond our borders for more land so we would not become stagnate
Paying for only part of a stocks value and placing the remainder on credit
Buying on Margin
Enabled voters to place a bill on the ballot
This famous pilot disappeared while attempting to fly around the world in the 1930s.
This teacher intentionally taught evolution in order to test Tennessee law in the 1920s.
Electrocuted for selling secrets to the Soviets about how to build the atomic bomb.
Symbol of the working woman during World War II.
Rosie the Riveter
Popular jazz musician beginning in the 20s.
Led the Red Scare against communism in the 20s.
Attorney General Palmer
President whose term was filled with scandals. He died after the Tea Pot Dome Scandal became public.
The King of Rock and Roll: he became popular in the 50s after performing on TV.
General who spoke out on foreign policy during the Korean War. Truman fired him.
Prime Minister of Britain during World War II and one of the Big Three at the Yalta Conference.
Accused assassin of John F. Kennedy. He himself was assassinated before being tried.
Accused assassin of John F. Kennedy. He himself was assassinated before being tried. Lee Harvey Oswald
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court during the 50s and 60s. He led the first investigation into JFKs death and also wrote the Brown decision.
First Lady who set many precedents by involving herself in politics and social issues.
Encouraged America to build up its navy in his book, The Influence of Sea Power Upon History. This led to a need for U.S. Naval Bases worldwide.
Captain Alfred Mahan
Spanish Ambassador to America who wrote a letter to a fried which criticized McKinley as weak and incompetent.
Tried to convince Mexico to declare war against the U.S. during World War I in hopes of turning our attention away from Europe.
Acquired by the United States as a result of the Spanish-American War. This Caribbean island now has the status of a U.S. Commonwealth.
The United States fought Spain for the independence of this island which today is led by Fidel Castro.
U.S. businessmen helped overthrow the monarch of this island. A few years later the U.S. annexed it. Today it is a state.
This area gained independence with the aid of President Teddy Roosevelt, who was interested in acquiring the right to build a canal.
Secretary of State, William Seward, was criticized for buying this land from Russia.
, We promised the people of this island independence if they helped us beat the Spanish in the Spanish- American War. However, we occupied it until 1949.
Editor of the New York Journal which blatantly promoted war with Spain.
William Randolph Hearst
Last monarch to reign in the Pacific nation of Hawaii.
Several food and drug acts were passed because of his novel, The Jungle.
Wilsons policy at the beginning of World War I
Influenced American entry into the Spanish- American War and withdrawal from the Vietnam War.
Power of the Press
Germanys sinking of three American ships after promising not to
Immediate cause of US entry into World War I
First pilot to make a solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
Senator who enflamed the Red Scare of the 1950s.
Delivered the I Have a Dream speech at the Lincoln Memorial.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John Kennedys Attorney General
Kennedys adversary and supporter of communism in Cuba.
Italian anarchists who were executed for murder during the 1920s.
Sacco and Vanzetti
Led the unsuccessful Back to Africa movement in the 1920s.
He made concessions to Hitler at the Munich Conference. He believed that he was preserving peace in our time.
For the following series of slide, you will need to decide what the list of words has in common.
Bull Moose Trustbuster Panama Canal Rough Riders Square Deal