Chapter 29-30 Test Review
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Chapter 29-30 Test Review
Underwood Tariff Bill
Lowered the tariff to 27%.
Payne Aldrich Bill
Lowered some tariffs and raised some.
Federal Trade Commission
Controlled interstate trade commerce.
Clayton Anti-Trust Act/Sherman Anti- Trust
Broke up trust.
LaFollete Seaman's Act
Living wages and better conditions for merchant marines.
Workingman's Compensation Act
Injured on work you get compensation.
8 hour work day for railroad men.
Banks could issue emergency currency.
Looked into the Panic of 1907.
Louis D. Brandeis
Wrote a book telling how the rich were using banks to monopolize.
Federal Reserve Act
Created our modern banking system.
Federal Farm Loan Act
Offered farmers loans at lower intrest rates.
Mexican revolutionary leader who later turned on America.
America bought the US Virgin Islands from Denmark for $25 million.
Reasons for WW1
His killing was the final spark to begin WWI.
Places like Serbia desire for their freedom.
Central and Allied Powers
Central: Turkey, Austria-Hungry, & Germany
Allied: France, Russia, US, Itlay, & Britian
US Feeling Toward Germany
American secertly disliked Germans.
Help to Belgium/Allies
Supplies such as oil, $$$$$, & ammunation.
NJ Munitions Plant
Bombed; Many believe the Germans did it.
128 Americans died sunk by a German U-boat.
Sent by the German ambassador telling Mexico if they attacked America they would get New Mexico and Texas back.
Germany promised to warn before shooting up crap if the US promised to try and to stop the British blockade.
Leader of Gemany at this time.
Five part plan to get France before Russia joined the war.
Germany declared unrestricted warfar breaking the Sussex Pledge.
Russian Revolution 1917
Took Russia out of WWI
Tanks, Gas, Airplanes,
Located in France were most of WWI was fought. Also refered to as no mans land & magano line.
Most of WWI is fought this way.
April 6, 1917
America officaly joined WWI.
Wilsons plan: no secert treaties or alliances, leauge of nations, freedom of the seas, self determeneation
Committee of Public Information
Headed by George Creel and got America to like the war through propaganda such as songs, movies, and pamphlets.
Schnek v US
Stated the Espionage Act of 1917 was constitutional.
Espionage Actof 1917
Can't talk bad the US gov't. Haywood and Debs imprisioned.
Meatless Tues., Wheatless Wed., Victory gardens, etc.
Bonds sold to fund the war.
Council of National Defense & National War Labor Board
Controlled industry in war.
National Woman's Party
Anti War; womens right to vote, 19th amendment, 1920
National American Women's Suffrage Association
Pro War; womens right to vote, 19th amendment, 1920
Sheppard-Tower Maternity Act of 1921
Funded prenatal and infant care education
Belgium, France, Archangle
Leader of allied powers in France
Stopped German advances in France
2nd Battle of the Marne
Us involved with German withdrawl
Meuse Argonne Offensive
US Patricipated in WWI by giving
Supplies, munitions, and Loans
During the treaty of versailles negoagtions the 14pts was dropped.
November 11, 1918 at 11am
End of WWI
Death Toll WWI
Treaty of Versailles
Ended WWI, rejected by the US.
Henery Cabot Lodge
Against the Treaty of Versailles; senator
Harding v Wilson