WORLD CIV FINAL
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WORLD CIV FINAL
What was the reform bill of 1832?
Gave voting rights to more men. went from 5-7 percent. only male land owners
What was the peoples charter of 1838?
Gave suffrage to all men, annual elections, and secret ballots
formed the womans social and political union. (wspu). fought for womens rights and were often violent.
Who was alfred Dreyfus and what was he accused of?
he was a high ranking french army officer accused of spying for germany.
people devoted to help rebuild a jewish state in the ancient homeland
the domination of one country over another country
only the fittest will survive
indian soldiers in service
What happened in the berlin conference of 1884-85?
14 european nations came together about the splitting of africa
glorifying power and keeping army prepared for war
"powder keg" of europe?
balkan peninsula, where the war started, where Franz. F was killed.
woodrow wilsons plan for after war peace
What nations actions caused the united states to fight in ww1?
Germany resuming submarine warfare and the zimmerman note
Who led germany during the last decade of the 1800's and most of ww1?
Germanys plan to sneak in russia through neutral switz.
What was the significant in the allied victory at the first battle of marne?
Ruined the schlieffen plan and forced germany to fight a 2 front war
what even started ww1?
assassination of franz f.
Allies Gallipoli campaign?
tried to get to supplies to russia. failure
How did the treaty of versailles affect postwar germany?
reduced their army and they lost territory
What was trench warfare intended to accomplish?
protecting soldiers and keeping their land
caused russian revolution, led by Lenin. Marxism.
Indian national congress?
Group of hindus pushing for self rule. nationalism
What event marked the beginning of the great depression?
stock market crash
Alliance of Germany, Italy and Japan?
axis powers, tirpartite pact
Why did japan invade manchuria?
giving into the demands of an aggressor in order to keep peace
1924, Americans loan money to the germans to stabilize german currency and strengthen economy
what does fascism stress?
glorifying the state over the individual. nationalism
british and french leaders got together to annex parts of czech.
Germany/france promised to never fight against eachother. 1925. Signed by 62 countries to outlaw war
What prompted great britain and france to declare war on germany?
germany invaded poland
FDR and churchill, set final goals for the war. supported people to choose their own government. free trade
What cities were the atomic bombs dropped on?
hiroshima and nagasaki
Battle of the bulge
hitlers last offensive
battle of midway
turn of the war
lend lease act
selling of war materials to help allies
1947, trying to contain the spread of communism
pact made by russia to help fight the u.s
pact made by the u.s to help fight russia
when did chinese troops enter the war in korea?
late november 1950, after the americans were successful
if one nation falls to communism, the rest will follow
What exiled leader led the religious opposition to western influences in iran?
Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini
What event increased u.s spending on education and technology?
the space race. sputnik
what led the soviets to blockade west berlin?
the reunification of the 3 western zones in germany
What was the primary goal for the soviet union's invasion of afghanistan?
they wanted to reestablish the communist regime in afghanistan
blocking out all resources to a country