AP US II Final Exam

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His promise to add 'no new taxes' backfired on him and lead to Bill Clinton's victory
He was a controversial and active Supreme Court Chief Justice
This Vietnamese celebration was used to surprise the United States in 1968
First woman appointed to the Supreme Court
The US forced these amendments into the Cuban Constitution
He impemented the containment policy when dealing with the Soviet Union
This was the most popular New Deal Agency
This law was the response the Soviet launch of Sputnik
The wizard of oz election
this form of journalism helped bring the united states to war with spain
This was the most controversial New Deal project because it involved government run utilities (Socialism)
He was fired for insubordination because he publicly disagreed about how to carry out the war in Korea
The controversial publication of these secret documents shook the America's faith in its government
closest the United States came to Nuclear War
Kennedy's approach to the defense against the Soviet Union
This was a secret meeting between Churchill and FDR off the coast of New Foundland. It was similar in many ways to Wilson's 14 points
Name one member of the big four
this speech and dog kept Nixon on the ticket in 1952
He was a Filipino freedom fighter
Carter achieved temporary peace in the Middle East when he was able to help broker this peace agreement between Israel and Egypt
This scandal soiled the last years of Reagan's presidency
He was the 44th president?
First government agency that attempted to attack monopolies.
chose not to seek reelection in 1968
This law changed the banking industry to make currency more elastic
First televised presidential debates (year)
He wrote de letter
'government is not the solution to our problems. government is the problem'
Believed in the ability of the talented 10th
He led the senate opposition to the Treaty of Versailles
Hoover's removal of this group from Washington DC was a public relations nightmare.
The 2nd atomic bomb used in war was dropped here
After ending the Korean War he had to deal with Sputnik and integration
He was TR's point man on conservation until he was fired by Taft
'We have nothing to fear but fear itself'
This energy and human rights minded president was able to capitalize on his status as a washington outsider
He was crucified on a cross of gold
This case/decision legalized seperate but equal facilities
This robber barron cornered the steel market before selling off his company and building libraries
although he lost in 1964 many point to his candidacy as the beginning of the modern conservative movement
This foreign policy term focused solely on issues of POWER when determining foreign policy
This system was implemented in the 1920's to determine immigration
This is when an company controls every aspect of production
this program brought Mexican workers across the border to work in the American Southwest
Sherman with teeth
He prayed for guidance before asking for a declaration of war against Spain
This law completely changed the way government officials got their jobs
This law was more formally called the servicemen's readjustment act
This legislation gave LBJ a blank check to wage war in Vietnam
One of the reasons for the breakdown between the US and Japan was over Japan's actions in this country
Remember this!
he was the Kingfish that wanted to make every man a king
This note proposed an alliance between Germany and Mexico.
Leader of communist forces in Vietnam
speak softly and carry a big stick
Corporation, Consumer Protection, and
THis amendment outlawed the production and sale of alcohol in the US
These brothers built cheap suburban homes built after WWII
Direct election of Senators
This scandal involved the leasing of government land to private interests
TR sent this around the world to impress foreign countries
Upton Sinclair
He sent military advisors to Vietnam before he was killed
The hostage crisis in this country had terrible impact on Carter's presidency
He was president when the Berlin Wall came down
Wilson's plan for peace was known as this
The first billion dollar corporation
The most active legislative start to a presidency in American History
This happened twice in American history following wars when the threat of communism freaked out Americans
return to normalcy
Journalists that TR accused of having excessive zeal
Hoover helped to create this government corporation to keep financial institutions from collapsing
75 years before the Spice Girls broke, this amendment led to some real girl power
This plan gave 12.5 billion dollars in economic aid to help rebuild Europe and prevent the spread of communism
Relief, Recovery, and
2nd president to be impeached
This agreement gave Hitler the Sudentenland and convinced all of Europe that there would be 'peace in our time'
This legalized a federal income tax
initiative, referendum...
He was aided by the split in the Republican Party in 1912
He was Nixon's chief foreign policy advisor
This was another name for TR's 1912 progressive party
He ran for president as a socialist
This was Dr. King's peaceful civil rights activist group
He was never elected to the executive branch but stilled pardoned Richard Nixon
Many students joined this activist civil rights movement

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