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18th amendment

Outlaw the making, selling or transportation of alcohol

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One of major reasons prohibition is possible

Income tax- gov can afford to give up taxes coming from booze

3

As a result of 18th amendment what happens?

Rise of organized crime

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1920 19th amendment

Women get the right to vote ( some states had allowed in past)

5

What was the first state to allow women to vote

Wyoming

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1920 election
Who were the candidates

Warren hardy( republican)

Eugene debs from jail

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Scopes trial

Begins with what act

Butler act

Outlaws the teaching of evolution in public schools

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Who are the prosecuting and deffense attorneys for the scopes trial

Defense - Clarence Darrow

Prosecuting- William Jennings byran

Teacher- john Scopes

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Who won the scopes trial

William Jennings Bryan, scopes fined.

Street victory for Clarence Darrow for a facial in court

10

Henry fords model is is nicknamed

Tin Lizzy

11

In a college poll the men votes greatest of all time

1) Jesus
2) nepoleon Bonaparte
3) Henry ford

12

Henry made the car available to the commons be revolutionizing the production with

The moving assembly line

13

Fords newspaper was called

Mr. Fords page

14

Henry F. Thought that two groups ruined this country

Immigrants and Jews

15

Movie that fueled the rebirth of KKK in the 1920's

Birth of a nation

16

Five groups the new Klan target

Blacks
Jews
Immigrants
Communists
Catholics

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1928 election candidates

Herbert Hoover ( republican)

Alfred smith ( democrat)

18

What is the myth about the Lincoln tunnel in 1928 election

Alfred smith is building a tunnel to the Vatican

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Myth about marriage during 1928 election

All but catholic marriage would be null

20

Death of teddy Roosevelt

1919

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In a strict legal sense what is the scopes trial about

Freedom of speech

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Who hires a lawyer for john scopes

ACLU