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  1. 1. STAR - U.S. Study Guide <ul><li>New Deal program that most benefited artists & writers? </li></ul><ul><li>2) What was the Tennessee Valley Authority? </li></ul>Works Progress Administration Government program to provide electricity
  2. 2. <ul><li>3) Social Security designed to? </li></ul><ul><li>4) What organization was formed in the 1920’s to protect individual rights from gov’t abuse? </li></ul>Provide minimum retirement income American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
  3. 3. <ul><li>5) Why did more people vote in 1920 than 1916? Rose by 8.2 million. </li></ul><ul><li>6) Who was Zora Neale Hurston & Langston Hughes? </li></ul>19 th Amendment Writers from the Harlem Renaissance
  4. 4. <ul><li>7) 1920’s mass production led to an increase in? </li></ul><ul><li>8) Why did industrialists, in the 19 th century, oppose an increase in coinage of silver? </li></ul>Advertising & consumerism Inflation
  5. 5. <ul><li>9) 1840’s, group faced persecution over practicing polygamy. </li></ul><ul><li>10) Late 19 th century, poll taxes & literacy tests resulted in? </li></ul>Mormons Limiting Blacks from voting
  6. 6. <ul><li>11) “Establishment Clause” in the 1 st Amendment, was one response to the? </li></ul><ul><li>12) First American political parties arose because of differences in viewpoints on interpreting the? </li></ul>religious persecution Constitution
  7. 7. <ul><li>13) 1850-1899, least industrialized area/region in U.S.? </li></ul><ul><li>14) 19 th century railroad boom contributed to? </li></ul>South Growth of industry in the US
  8. 8. <ul><li>15) 1960’ presidential elections religious issue? </li></ul><ul><li>16) Immigration from Latin American countries, in last 50 years, caused an increase in what religion? </li></ul>JFK was Catholic Catholics
  9. 9. <ul><li>17) Virginia & Kentucky Resolutions, expansion of slavery, & Nullification crisis reveal feud between? </li></ul><ul><li>18) Party that dealt w/ big business abusing farmers? </li></ul>State vs. Federal government Populists
  10. 10. <ul><li>19) Reforms of Populist Party? </li></ul><ul><li>20) Early 20 th centuries Americanization movement sought? </li></ul>Graduated income tax Assimilation of Immigrants
  11. 11. <ul><li>21) 19 th century, growth of U.S. manufacturing affected international relations by? </li></ul><ul><li>22) Espionage Act of 1918 limited? </li></ul>Increase demand for trade Free Speech
  12. 12. <ul><li>23)ACLU emerged from? </li></ul><ul><li>24) Examples of Presidents limiting civil liberties during times of war. </li></ul>Free Speech, no negative comments on the government & President Lincoln, Wilson, FDR Violations of people’s civil rights & the Red Scare
  13. 13. <ul><li>25) Hoover created the Reconstruction Finance Corp. to ? </li></ul><ul><li>26) SEC was created as a response to? </li></ul>Loan Money to businesses Stock Market Crash
  14. 14. <ul><li>27) How did Californians view Dust Bowl Refugees? </li></ul><ul><li>28) Explain the Open Door Policy of 1900? </li></ul>Prejudice and did not want them Equal access to trade in China
  15. 15. <ul><li>29) Ideas & promotions of Marcus Garvey? </li></ul><ul><li>30) What was the “Red Scare” a reaction to? </li></ul>Back to Africa Movement Communism
  16. 16. <ul><li>35) Late 19 th , early 20 th , U.S. gov’t. attempted to boost domestic industry by? </li></ul><ul><li>36) Late 19 th , early 20 th , what influenced urban immigrants to support local political machines? </li></ul>Imposing Taxes Provides social services
  17. 17. <ul><li>31) How would you summarize the Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine? </li></ul><ul><li>32) Beg. 20 th century, why did the U.S. gov’t. support a revolution? </li></ul>Protect American interests in Latin America. Stay out of the Western Hemisphere Panama Canal
  18. 18. <ul><li>37) Social Gospel followers felt religion should emphasize ? </li></ul><ul><li>38) Interstate Commerce Commission had the power to? (during Theodore Roosevelt) </li></ul>Moral reform and social services Regulate Railroads
  19. 19. <ul><li>39) FDR’s response to banking crisis? </li></ul><ul><li>40) Why did cities grow rapidly during late 1800’s & early 1900’s? </li></ul>Closed the banks and declared a bank holiday Immigration and industrialization
  20. 20. <ul><li>41) T. R’s “Big Stick” Policy based on having? </li></ul><ul><li>42) Due to the 1924 Immigration Act, this group of people sought to place restrictions on immigrants. </li></ul>Strong Navy and Great White Fleet Nativists
  21. 21. <ul><li>43) Ford’s production of Model Ts is due to specialization & ? </li></ul><ul><li>44) Marbury v. Madison & McCulloch v. Maryland showed the power of the Supreme Court to? </li></ul>Assembly line Judicial review
  22. 22. <ul><li>45) Standard Oil was considered one of these? Eliminating competition. </li></ul><ul><li>M_____ & a T_____ </li></ul><ul><li>46) Muckraking journalists from the Progressive Era? </li></ul>Monopoly & trusts Exposed the corruption in the government
  23. 23. <ul><li>47) Effect of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle ? </li></ul><ul><li>48) </li></ul>New Jersey Plan & Virginia Plan led to the? Meat inspection act Great compromise
  24. 24. <ul><li>49) Maryland (Lord Baltimore) founded due to ? </li></ul><ul><li>50) 1920’s Republican administration, _________ to help U.S. business grow. </li></ul>Catholic persecution Reducing government regulations
  25. 25. <ul><li>51) Describe Great the Great Awakening </li></ul><ul><li>1730’s-40’s </li></ul><ul><li>52) Declaration of Independence draws John Locke’s Enlightenment idea of? </li></ul>Religious revival movement Natural rights
  26. 26. <ul><li>53) FDR’s “a date that will live in infamy…” referred to? </li></ul><ul><li>39) The _________ &_________were to investigate and report on the welfare of children. </li></ul>Pearl Harbor 16 th Amendment and the Children Bureau
  27. 27. <ul><li>55) Japanese creating an empire prior to WWII conflicted w/ U.S. goal of? </li></ul><ul><li>56) WWII Navajo Code Talkers… </li></ul>Sphere of Influence/ open door Transmitted US messages in their native language during WWII
  28. 28. <ul><li>57) Meetings at Yalta & Potsdam focused upon? </li></ul><ul><li>58) 1935 Neutrality Act was in response to? </li></ul>Postwar issues and rebuilding of Europe Perceived Italy/Japanese/German Aggression
  29. 29. <ul><li>59) What happened to Japanese Americans on the west coast during WWII? </li></ul><ul><li>60) Purpose of Manhattan Project? </li></ul>Internment Camps Atom Bomb
  30. 30. <ul><li>61) 1947 General Agreement on Tariffs & Trade (GATT) </li></ul><ul><li>62) United Nations statement of principles? </li></ul>Globalizing Economy and lead to the World Trade Organization International peace organization to prevent war
  31. 31. <ul><li>63) Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (SEATO) was an attempt to? </li></ul><ul><li>64) Causes of Korean War? </li></ul>Communism and North Korea invaded South Military alliance in Asia to prevent the spread of communism
  32. 32. <ul><li>65) U.S. intention to aid any country threatened by communist aggression under the_______. </li></ul><ul><li>66) Closest encounter that the U.S. & Soviet Union came to fighting each other (cold war)? </li></ul>Truman Doctrine Cuban Missile Crisis
  33. 33. <ul><li>67) Truman Doctrine was to help Greece & Turkey… </li></ul><ul><li>68)What factor is most responsible for employment to jump dramatically in manufacturing & service sectors between 1900 & 1950? </li></ul>Financially resist Communist takeover. Technology
  34. 34. <ul><li>69) WWII bracero program was an effort to? </li></ul><ul><li>70) Largest source of labor in Cal. agriculture during second half of 20 th century? </li></ul>Recruit farm workers Mexican Immigration
  35. 35. <ul><li>71) Reasons labor unions opposed Taft-Hartley Act in 1947? </li></ul><ul><li>72) Changes in the balance of power among the 3 branches of gov’t during the 20 th century is a result of ____. </li></ul>Bring down union power organization Rise in executive power
  36. 36. <ul><li>74)Death caused by ____ virtually eliminated due to post WWII medical science. </li></ul><ul><li>This movement outlawed alcohol in the United States was called_______ or the _____ amendment </li></ul>Prohibition 18 th Amendment 21 st Amendment Polio
  37. 37. <ul><li>75) 1948, Pres. Truman decided to ______ due to African Americans outstanding service in WWII. </li></ul><ul><li>76) Effect of African American civil rights movement on other minority groups? </li></ul>Desegregate Encouraged other minority groups
  38. 38. <ul><li>77) 1954, Brown v. Board of Education </li></ul><ul><li>78) 1957 Little Rock, Arkansas… Pres. Used federal troops to? </li></ul>Desegregation of schools desegregate
  39. 39. <ul><li>79) United Farm Workers dealt w/ civil rights of? </li></ul><ul><li>80) Immigration policies since the 60’s have? </li></ul>Illegal immigrants and farm workers No more quotas
  40. 40. <ul><li>81) Lyndon B. Johnson’s ____ was created to wage war on poverty. </li></ul><ul><li>82) 1965 Immigration Act caused… </li></ul>Great Society Increase immigration
  41. 41. <ul><li>83) 1965 Voting Rights Act, was influenced by the? </li></ul><ul><li>84) Membership increased in the KKK during the 20’s due to? </li></ul>Selma Alabama March Immigration
  42. 42. <ul><li>85) Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was founded in response to? </li></ul><ul><li>86) Many Eastern European immigrants were _____. </li></ul>Jews Catholic
  43. 43. <ul><li>87) Controversial programs that made many Americans feel dependent on the U.S. gov’t? </li></ul><ul><li>88) AAA started the subsidizing of _____. </li></ul>New Deal Farms
  44. 44. <ul><li>89) Period in which Labor Unions for industrial workers had the greatest strength? </li></ul><ul><li>90) _______ recruited women for work during WWII. </li></ul>30s-50s WPB
  45. 45. <ul><li>91) Fear of communists & fascists caused the creation of the____. </li></ul><ul><li>92) 2 nd half of 20 th century… American policies towards ____ were based upon the support/protecting of Israel & Western access to oil. </li></ul>HUAC Mideast
  46. 46. <ul><li>93) The increased use of ____ in America has led to less people working in Agriculture & more people in manufacturing/ service jobs. </li></ul><ul><li>94) One of the major reasons the white middle class became involved in the Civil Rights Movement was? </li></ul>Technology TV
  47. 47. <ul><li>95) ____ Act of 1964 allows the President to use military force w/out declaring war. </li></ul><ul><li>96) Business groups removed the ____ from power & ____ was later annexed in 1898 by the U.S. </li></ul>War Powers Queen Liliokalani
  48. 48. <ul><li>97) Federal Reserve System was created to? </li></ul><ul><li>98) Late 1800’s & early 1900’s, industrialists used ___ Integration which______ & ______Integration which________. </li></ul>Vertical :firms control every level of production Horizontal: business that performs the same service Regulate banking
  49. 49. <ul><li>99) ____ came out of fear of anarchists, Fascists & communists. </li></ul><ul><li>100) Nuclear freeze movement was opposed to the spread of? </li></ul>Palmer Raids Nuclear Weapons
  50. 50. <ul><li>101) Economic relief package from U.S. to democratic European nation... Preventing spread of communism. </li></ul><ul><li>102) Fallout shelters, Berlin Airlifts, Cuban Missile Crisis, were all associated w/? </li></ul>Marshall Plan Cold War
  51. 51. <ul><li>103) Western nations military alliance? </li></ul><ul><li>104) Since 70’s, why has daycare services increased? </li></ul>NATO Women working
  52. 52. <ul><li>105) Collapse of the ____ is credited to Reagan’s massive defense spending. </li></ul><ul><li>106) 1960’s featured the 1 st televised Presidential debate between ________. </li></ul>Soviet Union JFK & Nixon
  53. 53. <ul><li>107)“Gospel of Wealth” </li></ul><ul><li>108) A limit to Progressivism was its failure to address ___________and ____________. </li></ul>Religious and African Americans civil rights Written by Carnegie and described the responsibility of the upper class and distribute money for good use.
  54. 54. <ul><li>109__________ used ruthless tactics to build their fortunes. </li></ul><ul><li>110) The______ movement in the early 1900’s which aimed to restore economic opportunities and correct social injustices in American life. </li></ul>Robber Barons Progressivism