History Exam 3

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History Exam 3
2011-10-25 00:25:51

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
  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.
  5. What are Uboats?
  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?
  9. T or F: The Dollar Diplomacy was to promote American economics to underdeveloped countries and create an influence.
  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.
  12. T or F: Progressives believed that human beings were, by nature, decent, well-intentioned, and kind.
  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?
  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?
  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