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The Roosevelt Corollary warned the European nations not to intervene in the affairs of?   Latin American nations  
Eleanor Roosevelt was concerned about the nation’s social progress and tried to convince her husband to give women   government positions or jobs.  
Who disagreed with President Roosevelt about the New Deal and ran against him for the presidency?   Huey Long  
Why did America adopt the “cash and carry” policy as part of the Neutrality Acts?   Americans did not want their ships sunk by the Germans.  
Which cause of the Great Depression is defined as the difficulties that Americans could no longer afford to buy the goods being made mass produced by the factories?   under consumption  
Which cause of the Great Depression can best be explained as farmers growing more food than people could afford to buy?   over production  
What is the nickname of the day that the stock market crashed?   black Tuesday  
What region of the United States suffered severely due to drought and soil erosion?   Great Plains  
What is the name of the shantytowns named in honor of President at the start of the Great Depression?   Hoovervilles  
Where was the Spanish-American war fought?   Cuba and the Philippines  
Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Bessie Smith made significant contributions to the Harlem Renaissance in the field of   music  
Bootleggers and speakeasies are terms associated with what time period   prohibition  
In the 1920s, the Sacco-Vanzetti case, the Red Scare, and the KKK all represented   threats to civil liberties  
Which individual is most closely associated with the growth of automobile sales in the 1920s?   henry ford  
A major cause of the migration of African Americans to northern cities during and after World War I (1914-1040) was the   increase in jobs opportunities in northern states  
"It has been a splendid little war; begun with the highest motives, carried out with magnificent intelligence and spirit." - Secretary of State John Hay, 1898   Spanish American WAR  
”…You furnish the pictures, I’ll furnish the war.” – William Randolph Hearst   Yellow Journalism  
The Roosevelt Corollary was based on what earlier policy forbidding European colonization in the Americas?   Monroe Doctrine  
The chief reason the U.S. built the Panama Canal was to   reduce travel time for merchant and military shipping  
Imperialism was the cause of World War I mainly because it   created conflicts between the nations over colonies  
In 1914, fighting increased rapidly from a local conflict in Europe to a world war because   powerful nations had opposing alliances  
President Woodrow Wilson, in his Fourteen Points, proposed the establishment of   a league of nations  
What was a major reason for United States entry into World War I?   maintain freedom of the high seas  
President Woodrow Wilson’s Fourteen points were based on the belief that   the principle of self-determination should be applied to people of all nations  
According to the Treaty of Versailles, who was to blame for starting World War I?   Germany  
Who had to pay reparations, give up land, and accept blame for starting World War I?   Germany  


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