History Exam 3

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  1. Who became president after Teddy Roosevelt?
    William Taft
  2. T or F: The 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote
    True
  3. Was the U.S. becoming bigger and bolder, or was America still in isolation?
    Bigger and bolder
  4. T or F: The Roosevelt Corollary was created to ensure proper behavior in the world. The U.S. would act as a police force to the world.
    True
  5. What are Uboats?
    Submarines
  6. The right of the government to punish Americans who opposed World War I was called what?
    -The Espionage Act
  7. Did the U.S. officially join WWI instantly, or did the U.S. try to remain neutral?
    -Remain neutral
  8. Is the legal system trying to create MORE or LESS protection for the working class?
    more
  9. T or F: The Dollar Diplomacy was to promote American economics to underdeveloped countries and create an influence.
    True
  10. What association was created in order to help build more opportunities for African-Americans?
    -The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
  11. T or F: The government is getting less and less involved with bettering the conditions of living for the poor and immigrants.
    False
  12. T or F: Progressives believed that human beings were, by nature, decent, well-intentioned, and kind.
    True
  13. After President McKinley is assassinated, who becomes the new president?
    Theodore Roosevelt
  14. According to the History Channel documentary on WWI, the Zimmerman telegram was a fight between the United States and who else?
    -Germany/Mexico
  15. What is believed to have sparked the Spanish-American war?
    -The bombing of the Maine battleship
  16. According to the History Channel documentary on WWI, what started WWI?
    -The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
  17. When the U.S. officially joins the Great War in 1917, who were our allies in the war?
    -Italy, France, Great Britian
  18. How many U.S. men were killed in WWI in the first 200 days?
    2 million
  19. The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) was the militant labor organization that wanted people to do what?
    -Work for survival and forget about wages/salaries
  20. Did big businesses love or hate Teddy Roosevelt?
    -HATE
  21. The people in the media who started to expose America's everyday problems and bring awareness and attention to these issues were called what?
    -The Muckrackers

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