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1

Penicillin

-accidental invention
-mold that kills bacteria
-Alexander Fleming

2

League of Nations

-negotiate matters instead of war
-failed because no power

3

Japan vs Manchuria

-Japan invades Manchuria
-league if nations does not stop it

4

The New Deal

-FDR
-to end Great Depression
-improve job rate
-government involve in individual's more than ever

5

Fascism

-Hitler, Mussolini
-government that destructs human rights
-dictator

6

Soviet Collectives

-group of farms gathered into one large one
-all peasants work on one farm
-Terror Famine
-vs Kulaks

7

Russification

-make Soviet Union more Russian

8

Ruhr Valley

-coal rich region in Germany
-French occupied land (on border)
-^because Germany did not pay reparations

9

Dawes Plan

-1934
-France leaves Ruhr Valley
-Us loans help Germany pay France

10

Nuremberg Laws

-1935
-laws that took away human rights from Jews
-took away citizenship from Jews

11

Scopes Trial

-teacher out on trial for teaching evolution to his class
-supposed to teach what the bible said about creation

12

Psychoanalysis

-method of studying how the mind works
-way of treating mental disorders

13

Atomic Fission

-splitting of the nuclei of atoms into two
-Enrico Fermi
-off of Curie and Einstein theories

14

The IRA vs British

-wanted freedom from England/parliament
-1916 Easter- small revolt against England
-failed to gain freedom^^
-1919 IRA guerrilla war
-came to an agreement with Britain (amen self governing Irish free state)

15

The USA economy in the 1920's

-overproduction
-Federal Reserve increases interest rates (has opposite effect)
-people start selling all their stock at once
-1929 stock market crash
-unemployed rates very high because of overproduction
-good economy after the war

16

Italy under Mussolini

-fascist government
-Mussolini "end corruption"

17

Italian Government after WW1

-powerless and disordered
-government split up
-why Mussolini rises

18

The Great Purge

-tons of people charged for random and stupid crimes
-killed, tortured, or sent to the Gulags

19

The Desires of the Conservative German Government vs Weimar Republic

-wanted a strong leaders
-blamed Jews for problems with the Versailles treaty

20

Stalin's Elite Class

-lived in the best apartments
-treated well
-sometimes victims of the purge

21

Eastern European Nations Carved Out of Old European Counties After WW1

-Latvia
-Lithuania
-Estonia
-Czechoslovakia
-Austria
-Hungary

22

Czechoslovakia, Finland, and Hungary

-Hungary- Nicholas Horthy overthrows communist government
-only 3 countries to not be ruled by dictators

23

British Labour Party and Socialism

-Liberals joined Conservatives because they were scared of the Labour Party
-afraid they would become communist

24

Effects of Tarriffs in the 1930's

-world trade went down, because taxes on trade was too high

25

Effects of Prohibition

-speakeasies
-more alcohol
-18th amendment
-crime