The following are the most important of the terms that have been discussed in class. Study the terms on this list and you will stand a good chance of
doing well on our exam.
Panama Canal Segregation Disenfranchisement
Jim Crow Plessy Vs Ferguson John Marshall Harlan
Great Migration Booker T Washington W E B DuBois
Progressives Sherman Act Teddy Roosevelt
1902 Coal Strike Upton Sinclair William Taft
Election of 1912 Woodrow Wilson Prohibition
Harry Burn Suffrage Alice Paul
World War I Lusitania Homefront
Preparedness CTCA Herbert Hoover
Creel Committee Schenck vs US Peace Without Victory
14 Points AEF/John Pershing Buffalo Soldiers
Armistice Paris Conference Treaty of Versailles
League of Nations Treaty Fight 1919
The following are possible Short Answer Questions, I will randomly pick two, you will have to answer one of those in a 2 paragraph or more essay.
1. Progressives sought reforms in all areas of American life. Discuss at least two separate Progressive reform efforts. What did they seek, how did
they try to achieve it, and what were the results of their efforts?
2. Race relations took a decidedly negative turn in the late 1800's. Discuss developments regarding civil rights during this time period, and extending
into the early 1900's. What was the most significant development regarding Civil Rights during this era?
3. World War I was one of the most significant events in 20th Century history. How did the conflict affect the US in terms of domestic policy? What
was the most significant development in the US homefront during the war?