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Flashcards in WWII Deck (12):
1

Good neighbor policy

plan to reduce U.S. imperialism in Latin America

2

Neutrality Acts

a series of laws passed to try to limit the U.S. involvement in WWII

3

Cash and carry policy

allies could buy non-weapons from the U.S. and paid in cash and picked them up

4

Destroyer for bases policy

The U.S. gave great Brittian old warships in exchange for the right to establish bases

5

Lend-lease policy

The U.S. lent arms to allies when they couldn't afford them

6

Atlantic Charter

British & U.S. plan for post-WWII

7

Declaration of United Nations

alliance agreement between the U.S. Great Britain

8

Mobilization

Getting things ready

9

Rationing

limiting how much of something you can have

10

Bond

Loans to the government

11

Scrap Drives

the gov paid Americans for scrap

12

victory gardens

grow own food