Study Guide for US History Zack

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Study Guide for U.S. History Final Exam Brown v. Board of Education - A 1954 case in which the Supreme Court ruled that “separate but equal” education for black and white students was unconstitutional. Plessy v. Ferguson - An 1896 case in which the Supreme Court ruled that separation of the races in public accommodations was legal, thus establishing the “separate but equal” doctrine. Unalienable Rights- Suffrage- The right to vote. Rationing- A restriction of people’s right to buy unlimited amounts of particular foods and other goods, often implemented during wartime to ensure adequate supplies for the military. Checks and Balances- The provisions in the U.S. Constitution that prevent any branch of the U.S. government from dominating the other two branches. Truman Doctrine- A U.S. policy, announced by President Harry S. Truman in 1947, of providing economic and military aid to free nations threatened by internal or external opponents. Market Economy- Type of economy where people begin to buy and
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course ECE 112 taught by Professor Doraty during the Spring '11 term at Texas A&M.

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