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Triple entente

Great Britain
France
Russia

1

In the early 20th century, immigrants lived in __________

Tenaments

2

Triple Alliance

Germany
Austria-Hungary
Italy

3

Central Powers

Germany
Austria-Hungary
Turkey

4

Allied Powers

Great Britain
France
Russia
Italy
(USA)

5

USA enters WWI in ____

1917

6

Spanish American War helped America gain these countries

Puerto Rico
Guam
Philippines
Hawaii

7

First president of the American Federation of Labor

Samuel Gompers

8

Comprehensive piece of legislation that aimed to "civilize" Native Americans

Dawes Severalty Act

9

Willy-Nicky Letters between leaders of _______ and _______

Germany
Russia

10

19th amendment did what?

Granted voting rights to women

11

Investigative journalists

Muckrakers

12

Yellow journalists blamed for driving Americans into what war?

Spanish-American War

13

How the Other Half Lives written by _______

Jacob Riis

14

Immigrants processed at ______
(1891)

Ellis Island, NY

15

The Passing of the Great Race written by _________

Madison Grant

16

Democratic presidential hopeful supported by the Populists in 1896
(Pushed for free coinage of silver to cause inflation)

William Jennings Bryan

17

3 major reforms Populists wanted to implement on behalf of American farmers

Free coinage of silver
Income tax
Nationalization of railroads

18

President during Spanish-American War

William McKinley

19

Head of Committee on Public Information during WWI

George Creel

20

Archduke Franz Ferdinand assassinated in _______

Bosnia

21

Early 1890s president ________ denied attempts to overthrow Hawaiian leader

Grover Cleveland

22

17th amendment gave ________

Direct election of senators

23

The Black Hand came from _______

Serbia

24

Teller Amendment states _______

If the US wins the Spanish-American War, they will allow the Cubans to rule themselves

25

In the early 20th century, Gibson Girls wore ________

Shirtwaists

26

Eugenics came from ________'s studies

Gregor Mendel

27

Open Door Policy with China suggested by what country?

USA

28

Dollar diplomacy encouraged American banks to ________

Invest in Latin America

29

White Man's Burden written by _______

Rudyard Kipling

30

________ led US military in Philippines

Emilio Aguinaldo

31

American nativists term for "race suicide"

Reversion

32

Teddy Roosevelt's Square Deal consisted of _____, _____, and _____

Consumer protection
Conservation
Control of corporations