Chapter 25 Test US HISTORY

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Chapter 25 Test US HISTORY


 
  
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Porfirio Diaz
 
Mexican dictator that had Mexico in good economic development. 
2
General Huerta
 
murdered Madero, showed brutality and was put into exile by Wilson.

3
Austria-Hungary
 
annexed Boznia and Herzegovin;
Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia after the assassination...
4
Serbia
 
a Balkan nation on Austria-Hungary’s border, called on Russia for aid but Russia did not...
5
Lusitania
 
British passenger liner which was sunk that held 1,200 passengers and 128 Americans by Germans
6
Cite two causes of World War I. 
 
•    Nationalism
•    Imperialism
7
Describe two trends that made American neutrality difficult. 
 
•    Trade with Central Powers suffered therefore business suffered
•  ...
8
Evaluating Tactics Can German U-boat attacks on the Lusitania and Sussex be justified? Explain...
 
The U-boat attacks cannot be justified because the submarine warfare was unfair with the attacking...
9
Armistice
 
 temporary stop of fighting
10
John Pershing
 
US General, African Americans won praise from him
11
Zimmerman Note 
 
tried making an alliance with Mexico depending on if the US entered the war. Promised that...
12
Selective Service Act
 
requiring all men between the ages of 21 to 30 to register for military
13
Summarize the events that brought the United States into the war. 
 
•    Zimmerman Note
•    2 Acts of sabotage
•  ...
14
Assessing Outcomes Would Germany have won if the United States had not entered the war? Explain...
 
Germany would have most likely won because of their last desperate attack where they advanced...
15
Bernard Baruch
 
Wall Street stockbroker that attempted “to operate the whole United States as a single factory...
16
George Creel
 
journalist and author George Creel who was established to “sell” the war to America
17
Espionage and Sedition Acts
 
To prevent spying and resistance to the war effort. In order to silence war opposition
18
Fourteen Points
 
points presented before Congress stating his goals for lasting peace,
•    To...
19
Describe three ways that Americans at home supported the war efforts. 
 
•    The factories would be converted into war production
•  ...
20
Was government action to suppress opposition to the war justified? Formulate your own opinion...
 
It was justified because if opposition got out of hand within the nation then the war effort...
21
List the provisions of the Versailles treaty.
 
•    Ottoman Empire lost territory
•    Austria-Hungary...
22
Describe the economic problems of the United States after the war.
 
•    Government spending during the war brought inflation that nearly doubled...
23
Explain why “peace without victory” was so difficult to achieve at Versailles.
 
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24
Discuss Wilson’s foreign policy views and how they related to his actions in Latin America.
 
•    His foreign policy views were for overall peace and “sheer honesty...
25
State how nationalism and alliances created the conditions that led to World War I.
 
•    Nationalism among Europe created tension and rivalries arose because...
26
Identify four reasons the United States declared war on Germany.
 
•    Zimmerman Note
•    2 Acts of sabotage
•  ...
27
Cite changes in economic and political policies that were imposed in the United States during...
 
•    Factories were converted into war production areas
•  ...
28
List two actions taken by the American military that helped win the war.
 
•    US helped stopped the last desperate effort made by the Germans to protect...
29
Describe the terms of Versailles Treaty.
 
•    Ottoman Empire lost territory
•    Austria-Hungary...
30
Explain why Wilson was frustrated with Congress after the war.
 
•    Wilson was frustrated with Congress because his League of Nations was...
31
Summarize the social difficulties confronting the United Sates after the war.
 
•    Economic difficulties arose such as government spending during the war...
32
Identify the two types of nationalism that existed in Europe and explain why each was a factor...
 
Nationalism encouraged aggressive growth and expansion, imperialism.
Ethnic roots were...


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