APUSH Ch 31

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Chapter 31 Vocabulary


 
  
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Modernists
 
believed that God was a "good guy" and the universe a pretty chummy place; these were the people...
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Flappers
 
The dynamic 1920's revealed women notorious for their risky attire and dance styles. Referred...
3
Sacco and Vanzetti Case
 
Nicola Sacco was a shoe-factory worker and Bartholomew Vanzetti was a fish peddler. They were...
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Ku Klux Klan
 
In the 1920s this group was very anti-foreign. It was against all groups which did not have...
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Emergency Quota Act 1921
 
This law restricted immigration to 3% of each nationality that was in the United States in...
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Immigration Quota Act 1924
 
was passed in 1924--cut quotas for foreigners from 3 % to 2% of the total number of immigrants...
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Volstead Act
 
The Volstead Act implemented the 18th Amendment. It established illegal alcohol at above .5%.
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Fundamentalism
 
A movement that pushed that the teachings of Darwin were destroying faith in God and the Bible....
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Sinclair Lewis
 
Lewis was the chief chronicler of Midwestern life. He was a master of satire and wrote "
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William Faulkner
 
He was a writer. In 1926 he wrote a bitter war novel called "Soldier's Pay". He also wrote...


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