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Unformatted text preview: d.i. Intercepted by the United States d.ii. The note was a message from Germany to Mexico saying that if the United States entered the war then they should attack the United States d.iii. In compensation for attacking the United States, Germany promised to take back the states Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico e. Germans were sinking American ships that were taking supplies to Great Britain II. Impact of WWI on America a. Caused the country to become intolerant of foreigners b. Anti Immigration laws were passed which in turn slowed immigration c. Highly productive industry that preceded the Great Depression d. Jobs were now being given to woman and this helped pass the nineteenth amendment (gave women the right to vote) e. Lost nearly 115,000 men f. Technology experienced a great boost after the war allowing for mass production of certain goods...
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This note was uploaded on 12/17/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Chapman during the Spring '11 term at Arcadia University.
- Spring '11