UNIT 6 TEST REVIEW
U.S. History
SSUSH 14
U.S. History
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War 1899 that resulted from
the U.S. helping Cuba win
independence from Spain
SpanishAmerican War
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U.S. Ship that exploded in
Cuba and blamed on Spain
U.S.S. Maine
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War in which the U.S. quickly
defeated the Spanish Navy,
made the islands an
American territory
War in the
Philippines
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Americans were eager to
spread democracy and open
markets into Latin America
Expansionism
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Concept used to explain U.S.
expansion into Latin America to
get raw materials and open
economic markets
Imperialism
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The U.S. and President
Theodore Roosevelt helped
Panama separate from this
country?
Columbia
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REASON - The U.S. and
President Theodore Roosevelt
helped Panama separate from
Columbia
Access to
Panama Canal
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Leader of the Rough Riders
up San Juan Hill in the war in
Cuba against the Spanish
Theodore
Roosevelt
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Extension of the Monroe
Doctrine that said the U.S. would
get involved in the affairs of Latin
American Countries to end
intervention of European
Countries.
Roosevelt Corollary
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A manmade construction that
made a faster sea route from
the Atlantic to Pacific Oceans
Panama Canal
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Theodore Roosevelt’s foreign
policy to implement the
Roosevelt Corollary
Big Stick
Diplomacy
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Big Stick refers to what new
weapon owned by the United
States
Great White Fleet
(Steel NAVY)
SSUSH 15
U.S. History
Becoming a World Power
War fought from 1914-1918 in
Europe
WWI
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Incident that caused
WWI to erupt in
Europe?
Assassination of Austrian
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
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Year the U.S. Entered WWI
1917
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U.S. Policy of staying out of
world wars to entering the war
as an allied power?
Neutrality to
Engagement
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British cruise liner blown up by
Germany without warning
killing 128 Americans?
Lusitania
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Telegram sent from Germany
to Mexico to form an alliance
against the U.S. during WWI?
Zimmerman
Note
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German policy of
attacking neutral vessels
at sea without warning?
Unrestricted
Submarine Warfare
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This concept refers to issues
in the U.S. homeland during
WWI?
Domestic Impact
of WWI
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Movement of African
Americans during WWI to the
Northern part of U.S. to fill
Jobs?
Great Migration
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Law passed during WWI that
made it illegal to speak out
against the government or
interfere with the military
during WWI
Espionage Act
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Socialist put in Jail for 10
years during WWI for
violating the Espionage Act?
Eugene Debs
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President of the U.S. during
WWI?
Woodrow Wilson
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President Wilson’s plan to
end all world Wars and
create a worldwide peace?
Fourteen Points
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International Peacekeeping
Organization formed in the 14
points?
League of Nations
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Main Reason U.S. Senators
did not approve the Treaty of
Versailles?
Isolationism
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Made it illegal to make, sell,
or consumer Alcohol?
Eighteenth
Amendment
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Era in U.S. History when
drinking Alcohol was illegal?
Prohibition
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Extended Suffrage to
women?
Nineteenth
Amendment
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What does suffrage mean?
Right to Vote
SSUSH 16
U.S. History
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Economic system that
disallowed private property;
USSR in 1917 become this?
Communism
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Economic system where
business are owned and
controlled by the government?
Socialism
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Fear of the spread of
communism and Socialism
spreading during WWI?
Red Scare
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Used Mass Production make
automobiles?
Henry Ford
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Mass Production achieved
this way by Henry Ford?
Assembly Line
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Mass Production had this
affect on the Automobile?
Cheap &
Affordable
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Major form of communication
in peoples homes in the
1920s?
Radio
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American culture was
influenced by clothing,
hairstyles, etc. seen in these?
Movies
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Artistic and Music movement
that celebrated African
American culture?
Harlem
Renaissance
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Famous Jazz Trumpet
player during the Harlem
Renaissance?
Louis
Armstrong
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Music based on old slave
rhythms and music from new
Orleans and the South?
JAZZ
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Most prominent poet and
writer during the Harlem
Renaissance?
Langston
Hughes
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A row of music production and
recording houses in Harlem;
also a concept that refers to a
group of composers?
Tin Pan Alley
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Most famous composer and
song writer in Tin Pan Alley?
Irving Berlin

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