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BThe Communist Party threatened to overthrow capitalism during this period.COther nations surpassed the United States in terms of economic prestige.DThe defense industry became a major aspect of the American economy.RELEASED
AMERICANHISTORYIIRELEASEDITEMSII8How did the outbreak of war in Europe in the late 1930s affect politics within theUnited States?
9In 1920, after decades of activism for womens suffrage, women gained the rightto vote with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment. To what extent did thisevent affect the future of womens rights in the United States?
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AMERICANHISTORYIIRELEASEDITEMSII10The Great Society rests on abundance and liberty for all. It demands an end topoverty and racial injustice, to which we are totally committed in our time. Butthat is just the beginning. The Great Society is a place where every child can findknowledge to enrich his mind and to enlarge his talents. It is a place where leisureis a welcome chance to build and reflect, not a feared cause of boredom andrestlessness. It is a place where the city of man serves not only the needs of thebody and the demands of commerce but the desire for beauty and the hungerfor community. . . . The solution to these problems does not rest on a massiveprogram in Washington, nor can it rely solely on the strained resources of localauthority. They require us to create new concepts of cooperation, a creativefederalism, between the national capital and the leaders of local communities.Lyndon B. Johnson, May 22, 1964How did President Johnson propose to create the Great Society?
11How did World War II affect the workforce in the United States?APrisoners were released early to support the war industries.BUnemployment rates rose to unprecedented levels in U.S. history.CWorkerswages and salaries were reduced to help fund essentials for themilitary.
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Term
Fall
Professor
Neuffer
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Monroe Doctrine, The Jungle, The Significance of the Frontier in American History, Native Americans in the United States, Hispanic and Latino Americans, The Gospel of Wealth,

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