A: That was so cool. The Americans whopped some Japanese butt. In total we took down
4 Japanese Aircraft Carriers in exchange for one of ours. Did you see those B-17s. Who.
Those were a beauty.
B: Yeah it was wasnt it. You know before Co
They worked in Alamogordo, New Mexico and after the successful Trinity Test,
Oppenheimer said, Now I am become death, the destroyer of worlds.
A: Oh thats interesting, but Im not so sure I would have said the same. I remember
around 70,000 to 80,000 died
Sitting Bull escapes to Canada
Custer and men killed
Where: South Dakota
Battle of Bear Paw Mountain
Who: Chief Joseph (Nez Perce) vs. U.S.
What: Chief Joseph promised return to ancestral land (Oregon) if surrendered
A: Oh, this is Normandy. Even someone like me has heard of D-Day.
B: Yes, but did you know that this was the largest amphibious invasion of all time?
A: Noso this was the battle that finally opened a second front in Europe?
B: Yes, the Big 3 deci
Russian drought resistant wheat was planted
Missouri and Columbia River used in irrigation projects such as Great American Desert
Farmers planted single cash crops
What: came to the state illegally, jumped boundary
Why: Pullman Palace Car Company was hit by depression and was forced to cut wages
How: they took Pullman cars, turned them over on the railways to prevent trains to get by
Results: crushed by Cleveland
What: made up 6
Tribes divided into families
Each family given 160 acres of land to live on
Provide house, healthcare, food and education
Why: to help Natives fit into American Culture
Indian Reorganization Act
Who : Natives
What: helped Ind
A: I cannot believe such atrocities actually occurred, surely the Americans must have
tried to help.
B: I wish I could agree, but in reality the American and British leaders regarded this
problem as nothing more than just one of the many problems caused b
The constitution says in Section 2 each State shall have at least one
representative if representative groupings were based on non-geographic factors,
several states may lose all their representatives.
Furthermore, in Article IV Section 4, the Constitutio
African American Laws
Grandfather clause: cant vote unless grandfather did in past
Literacy tests and voting fees
Severe Jim Crow laws: segregation
South didnt support because of the African Americans
Tom Watson reached out to the Blacks