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APUSH Unit 8

Dillusioned by war and peace, Americans in the 1920s did all of the following EXCEPT struggle to achieve economic prosperity
The Ku Klux Klan virtually collapsed in the late 1920s when the organization was publicly exposed as a corrupt and cynical racket
Immigration restrictions of the 1920s were intriduced as a result of the nativist belief that northern Europeans were superior to southern and eastern Europeans
The immediate outcome of the 1925 Scopes Trial was that biology teacher John Scopes was found guilty of teaching evolution and fined
All of the following helped to make the prosperity of the 1920s possible EXCEPT government stimulation of the economy
During the 1920s, large numbers of Americans were able to purchase relatively expensice automobiles, appliances, and radios through the relatively new innovayion of consumer credit
Margaret Sanger was most noted for her advocacy of birth control
The most tenacious pursuer of radical elements during the Red Scare of the early 1920s was A. Mitchell Palmer
The Immigration Act of 1924 discriminated directly against southern and eastern Europeans and Japanese
One major impact of prohibition was a rise in criminal organizations that supplied illegal liquor
What group(s) most strongly resisted the Volstead Act? Everyone that wanted to drink in America. The Volstead Act, which reinforced the prohibition of alcohol.
What city illustarted the biggest example of lawlessness and gangsterism in the 1920s? Chicago
Other than his solo flight, what made Lindbergh such an American hero? his wholsome youthfulness contrasted with the cynicism and debunking of the jazz age
Enforcements of the Volstead Act met the strongest resistance from immigrants and big city residents
In response to the need to the need to develop greater and greater mass market for their products, American businessess in the 1920s relied especially on the new techniques of consumer advertising
Of the following, the one least related to the other four is Frederick W. Taylor
As a result of the Hawley-Smoot Tariff of 1930 the worldwide depression deepened
President Hoover beleived that the Great Depression could be ended by doing all the following EXCEPT providing direct aid to the people
The major new agency established by the Hoover administration to address the deepening depression was the Reconstruction Finance Corporation (RFC)
The Expeditionary Force marched oon Washington DC in 1932 to demand immediate full payments promised to World War I veterans
The most vigorous "champion of the dispossessed" - that is, the poor and minorities - in Roosevelt's administration Eleanor Roosevelt
The phrase Hundred DAys refers to the flood of legislation passed by Congress in the first months of FDR's presidency
The Works Progress Administration was a major_____ program of the New Deal; the Public Works Adminitration was a long-range _______ program; and the Social Security Act was a major ______ program relief; recovery; reform
The most immediate emergency facing FDR when he became president in MArch 1933 was collapse of nearly the entire banking system
Senator Huey Long of Louisiana gained a large national following by promising to "share the wealth" by raising taxes on rich and giving every family $5000
The Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA) proposed to solve the farm problem by reducing agricultural production
All of the following contributed to the Dust Bowl of the 1930s EXCEPT farmers' failure to use steam tractors and other modern equipment
The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 attempted to reverse the forced assimilation of Natives and allow them establish self-government
The Wagner Act of 1935 proved to be a trailblazing law that gave labor the right to bargain collectively
President Roosevelt's Court-packing scheme in 1937 reflected his desire to make the Supreme Court more sympathetic to New Deak programs
Teapot Dome Scandal a bribery incident that took place in the United States from 1920 to 1923, during the administration of President Warren G. Harding.
NLA beneficial to whom? unskilled workers
Kellogg-Briand Pact out lawed the war between many countries; by 64 nations, agreed to resolve all international disputes peacefully
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