Flashcards in LK Unit 7 Test Qs Deck (47):
Harding was characterized by
Hoover's response to depression
Underestimated severity, reluctant to give direct aid to Americans, "rugged individualism"
"Big business," lower income tax, laissez-faire
Civilian Conservation Corporation
Part of New Deal, provided jobs for young men
Against American colonization of the Philippines
Fueled global spread of depression
NO League of Nations
Monroe Doctrine, second half of 19th century
DIDN'T intervene in boundary dispute in Venezuela, even though MD said we should've
Sinking of USS Maine
Revolt in Hawaii
Against native monarchy, overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani
"You provide the pictures and I'll furnish the war."
Hearst, yellow journalism
Territory acquired in Spanish-American War
Puerto Rico, Guam and Philippines
Made Anti-Americans MAD
"New Deal" Agencies
FERA, CCC, WPA, TVA
other choice is NOT
Opposition to Treaty of Versailles and League of Nations
"Return to normalcy" involved isolationism and
Away from progressivism
Laissez-faire, big business
Justice reaction to "Red Scare"
League of Nations
Wilson's baby, wouldn't compromise in 14 points
"Spheres of influence"
Carry out 18th amendment
Panama Canal/Spanish-American War
Needed way to get back and forth
"We have nothing to fear but fear itself"
NOT a reason to use "court-packing"
Too broad interpretation of the Constitution
Didn't involve missionary
US backed revolution in...
Role in imperialism and expansion
Alfred Mahan foreign policy
Didn't involve overseas trade
Great Depression under FDR
Public works, government spending
Ended with Treaty of Portsmouth (TR)
"Share Our Wealth"
Huey Long, Robin Hood Style
Food for troops
Al Smith loss, Hoover win
Nativists opposition about religion
NOT focused on domestic reform, federal power
Immigrants migrate to
Reduce EU influence
Annexation in Hawaii
"Those who would have this nation enter upon a career not only the effect..."
William J. Bryan
Business people invest countries
Federal government role during Depression