Flashcards in Chapter 25 Deck (28):
the ideology by the United States that by staying away from European problems we would remain safe
the ideology that nations should cooperate with each other
3. Washington Naval Conference
a conference that stated that no country should be able to add to their naval power
4. Kellog-Briand Pact
a confrerence that stated that none of the nations would declare war on each other
5. Dawes Plan
an attempt to solve the reparation problem create by World War One
6. Benito Mussolini
an Italian fascist dictator who teamed up with Hitler in World War Two
a governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism, regimenting all industry, commerce, etc., and emphasizing an aggressive nationalism and often racism.
8. Adolf Hitler
leader of the National socialist party and was angered by the downtrodden economy in world war two
members of Hitler's party who were angered by the reparations
part of China that the Japanese conquered after World War ONe
11. Reciprocal Trade Agreement Act 1934
reduced tariff level and trade cooperation with foreign powers
12. Good Neighbor Policy
United States attempt to try and right some of the wrongs created in Latin America because of them
13. Neutrality Act of 1935 -1937
prevent the United States to become involved in Foreign affairs
14. Sino-Japanese War
the War between Japan and China over control of Korea
15. Chiang Kai- Shek
president of China who refused to use his troops to try and help allied forces besides Japan
16. Mao Zedong
Chinese Communist leader: chairman of the People's Republic of China 1949–59; chairman of the Chinese Communist Party 1943–76.
17. Quarantine Speech
Speech by FDR that stated that the United States needed to Quaratine any nations who were seen as dangerous to the U.S.
18. Munich Conference 1938
the Allied attempt to appease Hitler to try and stop a war from happening
Hitler received parts of Czechoslovakia and part of the Rhine land in exchange for not conquering any more European territories
20. War of the Worlds
a story on the radio about an alien invasion taking over the United States
21. Cash and Carry
the US Policy that goods from the US could be sold for cash payment and no delivery service.
22. America First Committee
a political pressure group that during 1940–41 urged the U.S. not to oppose fascism in Europe or enter World War II
23. Wendell Wilkie
the republican nominee for the 1940 election
the US Policy that goods as well as firearms from the US could be sold for cash payment and no delivery service.
25. Atlantic Charter
a joint declaration By Churchill and Roosevelt provided US and British War Aims
26. Tripartite Pact
the pact between Germany, Italy and Japan in World War two to attack anyone that attack the others
27. Henry Stimson
secretary of war 1911–13, 1940–45 secretary of state 1929–33.