20 notecards = 5 pages (4 cards per page)
Both ratified in the 1930s, the Twentieth Amendment ____; the Twenty-first Amendment ____.
shortened the time between presidential election and inauguration; ended prohibition (exam)
In 1932 Franklin Roosevelt campaigned on the promise that his administration would demonstrate particular concern for
the forgotten man.
Match each prominent figure of FDR's New Deal with the cause or program with which he or she was closely identified.
A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1
The 1930s Dust Bowl was centered in the states of
Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Texas, Colorado.
The Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA) attempted to solve the "farm problem" by
paying farmers to reduce their production and thus raise prices.
The Federal Securities Act
created the Securities and Exchange Commission to require accurate public information about stocks and bonds. (Exam)
The Glass-Steagall Act
created the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to insure individual bank deposits.
The ____ was probably the most popular New Deal program; the ____ was one of the most complex; and the ____ was the most radical.
Civilian Conservation Corps; National Recovery Administration; Tennessee Valley Authority
The phrase "Hundred Days" refers to
the first months of Franklin Roosevelt's presidency when Congress passed numerous important laws.
Which of the following was not among the goals of the Tennessee Valley Authority?
bring business, labor, and agriculture under direct federal control
After the destroyer Greer was fired upon, the Kearny crippled, and the Reuben James sunk,
Congress authorized the arming of American merchant ships.
America's neutrality during the Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939 allowed
Spain to become a fascist dictatorship.
Arrange these events in chronological order: (A) Munich Conference, (B) German invasion of Poland, (C) Hitler-Stalin nonaggression treaty.
A, C, B
Arrange the following events in chronological order: (A) fall of France, (B) Atlantic Charter, (C) Hitler's invasion of the Soviet Union.
A, C, B
Fascist aggression in the 1930s included Mussolini's invasion of ____,Hitler's invasion of ____, and Franco's overthrow of the republican government of ____.
Ethiopia; Czechoslovakia; Spain
Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy
began to overturn longstanding Latin American resentment of the United States.?
In 1938 the British and French bought peace with Hitler at the Munich Conference at the expense of
Japan attacked the United States primarily because Franklin Roosevelt insisted that Japan
The 1941 Lend-Lease Act was all of the following except
an executive deal negotiated between Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill. (Exam?)
The passage of the Neutrality Acts and other isolationist policies of the 1930s resulted in all of the following except
a stiffening of British and French resistance to totalitarian aggression.?