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1 PoliticsEconomicsSociety African Americans Women

2 This term means a fear of immigrants and belief in the superiority of U.S. born Americans

3 Nativism

4 This new Deal reform agency protected against bank failures

5 FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation)

6 This federal program was designed to bring Mexicans to work farms in the Southwest

7 Bracero program

8 Part of Truman’s “Fair Deal” platform dealt with what minority issue

9 Segregation or discrimination

10 Name of LBJ’s program that created Medicare, Medicaid, Head Start and other welfare programs to help the poor

11 The Great Society

12 The crash of the stock market was caused by speculation and ____________.

13 Buying on Margin

14 Reason the Hawley-Smoot tariff is so historically important

15 Highest tariff rates in U.S. history – slowed trade nearly to a halt

16 FDR created many agencies to convert the economy to wartime. This process is called ______________.

17 Mobilization

18 This new technology helped create a national culture, especially through advertising.

19 Television

20 This government agency was created to help with pollution and waste issues.

21 EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)

22 Name one of the entertainment mediums that helped create a national culture

23 Radio or Movies

24 Geographic disaster that contributed to the misery of the Depression in the Great Plains

25 Dust Bowl

26 As in WW1, these provided a source of food for many households.

27 Victory Gardens

28 Because of the Space Race and Arms race, these two subjects got more emphasis in schools

29 Math and Science

30 The term rock-n- roll originated in this city

31 Cleveland, Ohio

32 Civil rights organization that used legal action to achieve its goals

33 NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

34 Unemployment for African Americans reached this % during the Depression

35 67%

36 What did the 2 “V”s in Double V Campaign stand for?

37 Victory against Nazis in Europe and victory against discrimination and racism at home

38 Martin Luther King, Jr. and the SCLC believed in this technique for achieving civil rights

39 Passive resistance, non- violent civil disobedience

40 Law that prohibited discrimination in housing, education, employment, voting and public accomodations

41 Civil Rights Act of 1964

42 Amendment that gave women the right to vote

43 19 th amendment

44 Why were married women fired during the depression?

45 To make more jobs for men

46 Industry where most women worked during WW2

47 Defense industries

48 Reason for feelings of discontent by women during the years after WW2

49 Forced out of jobs and encouraged to return to homemaking

50 Organization created by middle class white women to push for equal rights

51 NOW (National Organization for Women)


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