Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

US History Chapter 8

1. supply-side economics an economic theory that lower taxes will boost the economy as businesses and individuals invest their money, thereby creating higher tax revenue
2. cooperative individualism President Hoover's policy of encouraging manufacturers and distributors to form their own organizations and volunteer information to the federal government in an effort to stimulate the economy
3. isolationism a national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
4. mass production the production of large quantities of goods using machinery and often an assembly line
5. assembly line a production system with machines and workers arranged so that each person performs an assigned task again and again as the item passes before him or her
6. Model T automobile built by the Ford Motor Company from 1908 until 1927
7. nativism hostility toward immigrants
8. anarchist a person who believes that there should be no government
9. evolution a scientific theory that humans and other forms of life have evolved over time
10. creationism the belief that God created the world and everything in it, usually in the way described in the Bible
11. speakeasy a place where alcoholic beverages are sold illegally
12. bohemian unconventional; not bound by the rules of society
13. mass media medium of communication (such as television and radio) intended to reach a wide audience
14. jazz American style of music that developed from ragtime and blues and that uses syncopated rhythms and improvisation
15. blues style of music evolving from African American spirituals and noted for its melancholy sound
Created by: morganmont


Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then tap the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, tap the green Know box. Otherwise, tap the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, tap "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just tap on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards