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1. What is Demobilization?Demobilization is the transition process during which a nation at war returns to a state of peace 2. Why did farmers suffer after the war ended?Farmers could no longer sell the same amount of food to the Army and Navy 3. Who controlled the railroads after the war? It went back into private hands 4. What in 1918- 1919 actually killed more Americans than the war itself?Spanish-flu 5. What are Bolsheviks?A group of Russian communist 6. What is the Red Scare?The red scare is the fear many Americans had of communist revolution in their own country.The communist had adopted the color red as their symbol so the scare became known as the Red Scare 7. Why were the Palmer Raids conducted?Palmer Raids were a series of raids conducted to arrest those suspected of radical activites 8. How many “suspects” were arrested in the Palmer Raids and where were they mainly from?About 6,000 suspect were arrested and most of them were from Russia and Germany 9. What is an anarchist? Anarchist are radicals who oppose organized government 10.Who are Sacco and Vanzetti?Sacco and Vanzetti were two Italian immigrants that was arrested in 1920 for

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