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American History 1900 to 1950 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did Italy drop out of the Big Four?

Question 2 2. Compare Prime Ministers David Lloyd George and Georges Clemenceau's views on how Germany should be treated.

Question 3 3. What was the Germans' response to the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a provision of the Treaty of Versailles?

Question 5 5. How did the Underwood Tariff of 1913 impact the American economy?

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Question 6 6. Why was the 1912 election significant?

Question 7 7. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

Question 8 8. How do Woodrow Wilson's views differ from those of Theodore Roosevelt?

Question 9 9. What was the significance of General George Patton writing, 'Dear Ike: Today I spat in the Seine?'

Question 10 10. What was Operation Torch?

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Question 11 11. In February 1945, the Allies fire-bombed the German city of Dresden. Although controversial, the destruction of the city played an important role in the Allied war effort. Why?

Question 12 12. What was Operation Overlord?

Question 13 13. If an American was on the verge of losing their home because they could not pay their mortgage, they could refinance their home under the _____.

Question 14 14. How did Roosevelt's viewpoint on production differ from those who came before him?

Question 15 15. How did the reaction of the Supreme Court differ to the reaction of the labour movement in response to the New Deal?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was a profile the Civilian Conservation Corps was focused on?

Question 17 17. Who was in charge of American troops during World War I?

Question 18 18. How did the drastic increase in U.S. army recruits during World War I affect the U.S. military?

Question 19 19. Why were the British NOT entirely satisfied with the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) in World War I?

Question 20 20. How did Congress and President Wilson work together towards American entry into World War I?

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Question 21 21. Which action prompted the United States to enter WWII?

Question 22 22. Though Japan had invaded _____ earlier, they did not attack the United States until _____?

Question 23 23. You have been asked to give a presentation dealing with the results of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Which of the following should you mention?

Question 24 24. Which of the following events prompted the state of undeclared war that existed between the United States and Japan?

Question 25 25. How does the expression 'What goes up must come down' relate to the American economic events in the first half of the 1900s?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was NOT a contributor to the Great Depression?

Question 27 27. How did people's lives change during the Great Depression?

Question 28 28. Why were the 'Roaring '20s' a prosperous period?

Question 29 29. What was the purpose of the League of Nations?

Question 30 30. Identify which of the following is a profile of a person who did NOT benefit significantly from Woodrow Wilson's presidency:

American History 1900 to 1950 Chapter Exam Instructions

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