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German dictator who took power after WWI

Adolf Hitler

2

inventor of the telephone

Alexander Graham Bell

3

Italian dictator who took power after WWI

Benito Mussolini

4

men from the North who took office in the South

carpetbaggers

5

representative of Britain during peace conference

David Lloyd George

6

Japanese dictator who took power after WWI

Emperor Hirohito

7

archduke of Austria-Hungary killed by Serbian revolutionary

Franze Ferdinand

8

general who fought the Sioux at Big Horn

George A. Custer

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representative of France during peace conference

Georges Clemenceau

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original name give to WWI

The Great War

11

actor who assassinated President Lincoln

John Wilkes Booth

12

Soviet dictator who took power after WWI

Joseph Stalin

13

President Wilson's idea for sustained world peace

League of Nations

14

FDR's federal aid programs

New Deal

15

men willing to vote for anyone who would pay them

scalawags

16

gift France presented to the United States

Statue of Liberty

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inventor of the electric lightbulb

Thomas Edison

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harsh document drafted at peace conference after WWI

Treaty of Versailles

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representative of U.S. during peace conference

Woodrow Wilson

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president during WWI

Woodrow Wilson

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Year America enteres WWI

1917

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"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Year(s) of WWI (The Great War)

1914-1918

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"Speak softly and carry a big stick."

Theodore Roosevelt

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Year(s) of the Spanish-American War

1898

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Year(s) of the Great Depression

1929-1941

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War that forced Spain to give up all control of Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines

Spanish-American War

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"Sic semper tyrannis!"

John Wilkes Booth

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What event led to America declaring war with Spain?

the explosion of the Maine

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What event led to the beginning of WWI?

the assasination of the Archduke of Austria-Hungary by a Serbian revolutionary