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1

This group added immigrants to the list of people they hated

KKK

2

This was reflected in the KKK goal of protecting the interest of those whose forefathers established the nation

Nativism

3

This act established quotas for immigrants

Quota act of 1921

4

This group of people were not allowed to become citizens until 1954

Asians

5

He was president during reconstruction

Andrew Johnson

6

This person came from the north to the south to make a profit

A carpetbaggers

7

Reconstruction ended with this compromise

Compromise of 1877

8

This agency was designed to help former slaves adjust to freedom

The freedman's bureau

9

This northern general was elected president

Ulysses S. Grant

10

This man gave the gilded age its name

Mark twain

11

He was in charge at Tammany hall

Boss tweed

12

This man organized standard oil company

John D. Rockefeller

13

This riot in Chicago breaks up the Knight of Labor

Haymarket square

14

This man wrote "The Gospel of Wealth"

Andrew Carnegie

15

Provided for official ballots and secret voting

Australian Ballot

16

Reporting based on half-truths or lies

Yellow journalism

17

Investigative reporting

Muckraking

18

Jane Addams founded this place

Hull House

19

Popular name for members of industrial workers
Of the world

Wobblies

20

This law was the enforcement part of the prohibition

Volstead act

21

This president wanted to establish a League of Nations

Wilson

22

He was the head of the committee on public information

George Creed

23

This is the day and the hour WW1 ended

November 11, 1918, 11AM

24

This killed more people in WW1 then the war itself,

The Spanish flu

25

The Germans sent this note to Mexico

Zimmerman note

26

Three types of dances popular in 1920's

Charleston, black bottom, and foxtrot

27

This establishment sold liquor

Speak easies

28

This kind of music was created during the 1920's

Jazz

29

Langston Hughes was apart of this movement

Harlem Renaissance

30

He was president during the Great Depression

Hoover

31

This event ended the Great Depression

WW2

32

This was the name of the day the stock market crashed

Black Tuesday

33

At the height of the depression this man made $30M

Henry ford

34

This man was president when the Stock market crashed

Hoover

35

They started a revolution in the first century

Trung sisters

36

This president ended the US's involvement in Vietnam

Nixon

37

Vietnam was a colony of this country

The French

38

He was the leader of communist party in the north

Ho Chi Min

39

The U.S. Entered the war after this event

Pearl Harbor

40

This president made the decision to drop the bomb

Truman

41

WW2 started on this date

September 1st 1939

42

The U.S. Occupied this country for 5 years after WW2

Japan

43

This person was head of the Manhattan project

Robert Oppenheimer

44

This president sent $80 M in aid to the French

Truman

45

These people were blacklisted for refusing to give names or answers questions

Hollywood 10

46

This man was head of a new agency to suppress radicals

J. Edgar Hoover

47

He was head of house un-American activities committee

Joseph McCarthy

48

He denied any involvement with communist and Richard Nixon headed the committee to get him

Alger hiss

49

The red scare was afraid this revolution would spread to the U.S.

Bolshevik Revolution

50

At the bay of pigs we tried to invade this country

Cuba

51

This president had a showdown with Nikita krushev

Kennedy

52

This wall was built

Berlin Wall

53

These happened In the south to protest unequal treatment by bus systems

Freedom rides

54

Name 3 of the 4 men assassinated in the 60's

JFK, Robert Kennedy, MLK

55

This amendments gave women the right to vote

19th

56

This amendment gave slaves citizenship

13th amendment

57

This amendment started income taxes

16th amendment

58

This amendment gave former slaves citizenship

14th

59

This amendment prohibited alcohol

18th

60

This amendment repealed the 18th amendment

21st

61

This law passed restricting immigration based on race

National origins act of 1924