APUSH Midterm Test Prep - APUSH Midterm Chapter 30 1917 germany announced their decision to wage unrestricted submarine warfare Zimmerman Note a message

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APUSH Midterm Chapter 30 1917 germany announced their decision to wage unrestricted submarine warfare Zimmerman Note--- a message from Germany to Mexico offering a secret alliance 1917 america declared war Wilson made the 14 points address for world peace The committee on Public Information needed to convince US that war was a good idea Espionage Act of 1917 and the Sedition Act of 1918 showed US hatred and fear towards germans Congress made a drafting for all men The war helped with women's suffrage and the 19th amendment gave it to them Chapter 27 Teller amendment--- U.S. would help Cuba gain independence and then withdraw all its troops from the country. Anti- imperialist league protested the military action in the philippines T he Insular cases said that full constitutional rights were not guaranteed to anyone under american rule Platt Amendment: Three major parts 1. The U.S. could intervene if anarchy broke out to restore order 2. The U.S. could trade freely with Cuba 3. The U.S. was allowed two bays for naval bases (Guantánamo Bay) The Hay-Pauncefote Treaty of came after the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty and let Americans build a canal in Central America “Bad Neighbor” Policy = the corollary was used to justify mild violations of the Platt Amendment Chapter 23 Grant ran against Horatio Seymour (Democrat Thomas nast--- created boss tweed cartoon Grant stood by the metallic currency “Gilded Age” by Mark Twain Rutherford B. Hayes became the republican and Samuel J. Tilden was the democratic and neither won the vote Compromise of 1877--- hayes would become president but military reconstruction would end Electoral Count Act--- 15 representatives would choose the president
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Plessy v. Ferguson --- legalized and defined segregation Chinese Exclusion Act prevented chinese immigration James A. Garfield 1880 election republican party and ran against Arthur James A. Garfield won but was assassinated by Charles J. Guiteau Spoils system--- people loyal to the political party would get the position The Pendleton Act of 1883--- made campaign contributions from federal employees illegal Republicans- James G. Blaine and Democrats- Grover Cleveland 1884 Cleveland won Republicans campaigned for grant by WAVING THE BLOODY SHIRT The Credit Mobilier scandal in 1872 ----- many congressmen employed themselves in railroad companies to make a high profit Panic of 1873--- the economy was expanding too rapidly Creditors wanted deflation and debtors wanted inflation of cheap money Resumption act of 1875 called for government to withdraw greenbacks Hard money gave way to the Greenback Labor Party in 1878 Political parties used PATRONAGE or giving immigrants jobs for their vote The civil rights act of 1875--- prohibited racial discrimination in jury and in public spaces This officially ended reconstruction 1877 Blaine ran for pres against Grover Cleveland Democrat in an election that was about personality
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