2 nd Quarter Exam Review. Helpful Pages R5-R7. Topics Covered. Geography-pages 2-3 Reconstruction-pages 5-25 Moving West-pages 27-47 Immigration- pages 49-59 City Problems & Inventions-pages 60-71 Big Business-pages 72-81 Progressive Era-pages 82-87 Spanish American War-pages 89-99
2nd Quarter Exam Review
Helpful Pages R5-R7
W.E.B. Du Bois
Booker T. Washington
1 Reconstruction Policy
2nd Reconstruction Policy
What were the restrictions that made it difficult for African Americans to vote?
How did our view change of the great plains
VAST AREA TO BE SETTLED
What are the physical features of the great plains?
What are the reasons for westward expansion?
Why did we move West?
What are the new technologies of the great plains
Beef Cattle Ranching
Attempted to lead his people into Canada to escape the U.S. government
What was the 1st law passed that limited immigration in the US?
What is a primary source?
1st hand account of an event
Example: Diary of a soldier from WWI
What is a quota?
LIMITS ON NUMBER OF IMMIGRANTS WHO CAN ENTER A COUNTRY
Immigration Processing Centers
Asian immigration station
Angel Island- California
European immigration station
Ellis Island- New York
What was the biggest wave of Immigrants?
Why did immigration increase?
Where did people moved to find more and better job opportunities?
Moved from rural areas (farms)
to urban areas (cities)
Captains of Industry
Who invented the light bulb?
Who invented the telephone?
Allowed people to communicate almost instantly
Who founded the Hull House?
Fought for women’s suffrage
The right to vote
19th Amendment gave women the right to vote
What organization fought for better working conditions
American Federation of Labor
What are the causes and results of the Spanish American War?
Why did the United States build the Panama Canal?
To protect the newly acquired territories
Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippines
What message is the author trying to send?
Theodore Roosevelt is attempting to walk softly, but will use a big stick to accomplish his purpose
What is Imperialism?
Using power to get control of weaker nations
What is militarism?
A policy of glorifying military power
What is Nationalism?
A policy of taking extreme pride in one’s country
What is an Alliance?
Agreements between nations to protect each other
What was the “spark” that started WWI?
What is a German submarine?
What is Propaganda?
Ideas or information designed and distributed to influence peoples’ opinion
What is the Zimmermann Telegram?
Telegram from Germany asking Mexico to invade the U.S.
What are the 3 reason for the U.S. becoming involved in WWI?
What is an Armistice?
A temporary agreement to stop fighting
What was the FINAL point in Wilson’s 14th point plan?
The League of Nations
What country was NOT represented at the Paris Peace Conference?
Which country never signed the Treaty of Versailles?
The United States
What are Reparations?
A debt a losing nation must pay
What is Isolationism?
A decision to avoid political or economic involvement with other nations
Example: U.S. after WWI
What is neutrality?
A state of being neutral, on neither side of a fight
especially nonparticipation in war
Name the Central & Allied Powers