AP US II Final Exam

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

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