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Chapter 11 Vocab

Model T automobile manufactured by Henry Ford affordable on the mass market
scientific management approach to improve efficiency , finding ways to reduce time, effort, and expenses
assembly line arrangement of equipment workers which work passes from operation to operation
consumer revolution flood of new, affordable good in the decades of WWI
installment buying method of payment in which buyer makes a small down-payment and pay the rest with monthly payments
bull market period of rising stock prices
buying on margin system of buying stocks in which buyers pays a small % of the purchase price
Teapot Dome scandal scandal which the Secretary of the Interior leased government oil reserves to private oilmen
Washington Naval Disarmament Conference meeting in 1921 and 1922 where world leaders agreed to limit construction of warships
Kellogg-Briand Pact 1928 agreement in which many nations agreed to outlaw war
Dawes Plan agreement in which U.S. loaned money to Germany
modernism trend that emphasized science and secular values over traditional ideas about religion
fundamentalism movement or attitude stressing strict and literal adherence to a set of basic principles
Scopes Trial 1925 trial of a Tennessee school teacher for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution
quota system arrangement that limited the # of immigrants who could enter the U.S
Ku Klux Klan organization that promotes hatred and discrimination against specific ethic
Prohibition the forbidding by the law of the manufacture, transport, and sale of alcohol
18 Amendment amendment banning manufacture,distribution, and sale of alcohol in the U.S
Volstead Act law enacted by congress to enforce the 18 amendment
bootlegger sells illegal alcohol
The Jazz Singer first movie with sound synchronized to the action
flapper young women from 1920's who defied traditional rules of conduct and dress
jazz american musical form developed by African Americans
Lost Generation term for american writers of the 1920's marked by disillusion with WWI
Harlem Renaissance 1920's which African American novelist, poets, and artist celebrated their culture
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