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1

Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were charged with and convicted of...

robbery and murder

2

To expand its membership in the 1920s, the ku klux klan engaged in all of the following except...

encouraging white women to join the organization

3

the immigration policies of the 1920s limited immigration from all of the countries except...

Mexico

4

Attorney General A. Mitchell Palmer believed that he needed to protect the american people from..

political radicals

5

during the 1920s, union membership...

dropped considerably

6

the 1st practical peacetime use of airplanes was for...

carrying mail

7

the main factor causing urban sprawl in the 1920s was...

the automobile

8

the teapot dome scandal centered around....

oil-rich lands

9

he Fordney-McCumber tariff was meant to

raise taxes on goods leaving the United States

10

to protect their own interests, employers often accused striking workers of being....

communists

11

the first civil air route connected New York with...

Washington

12

according to the map, the first international air route as available...

by 1921

13

a plane traveling from Chicago's airport to the airport in Minneapolis would have to travel....

northwest

14

New Orleans was first served by an air route

by 1921

15

according to the map, in 1930 it was possible to fly a scheduled route from the United States to...

Cuba

16

who are the men in the cartoon

radicals

17

in this cartoon, what bigger idea does he light represent?

the truth about america

18

according to the cartoon, which of the following is an example of the kind of ideas that shut out the light ?

soviet doctrines

19

what is the main difference between the 2 men in the cartoon?

one is a leader

20

which statement best expresses the main idea of this cartoon?

radicals use foreign and communist propaganda to block the good, honest details of america

21

this established the maximum number of immigrants who were allowed into the United States from each foreign country.

quota system

22

although its membership sharply increased as a result of the red scare and nativism, its power declined once its criminal activity and radical violence became exposed

ku klux klan

23

this is a policy of abstaining from involvement in world affairs

isolationism

24

this is an economic and political system based on a single party government ruled by dictatorship

communism

25

their radical opposition to any and all forms of government led many with similar beliefs to be harassed, arrested, and deported during the red scare

anarchists

26

as attorney general, he sent government agents out on a series of illegal raids to hunt down suspected radicals

a mitchell palmer

27

as the governor of Massachusetts during the Boston police strike, he opposed the strike, he opposed the strikers and called out the national guard to restore order

Calvin Coolidge

28

as president of the United mine workers, he led the miners on a strike that eventually resulted in a significant wage increase

John L. Lewis

29

True/False. the Kellogg-Briand pact rejected WAR as an instrument of national policy.

true

30

True/False. As a result of the WASHINGTON NAVAL CONFERENCE, Britain and France were not able to sell enough goods to pay off their war debts.

false. Fordney McCumber Tariff