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True or False?
In the Fireside chat we read in class, FDR indicated that government policies could raise the wages of industrial workes at the same time that factories reduced their output.
True
True or False?
One of the reasons Charles Lindbergh said that he was against the U.S. entering the war was becasue he believed we could not defeat the Germans in Europe.
True
True or False?
In the 1920s Germany heavily inflated its money supply in order to pay off the reparations debt to the Allies.
False
True or False?
The basic U.S. strategy in World War II was to defeat Japan first and then turn full attention to European theater.
False
True or False?
Huey Long's "Share the Wealth" plan advocated unrestricted free enterprise with no government interference in the economy.
False
True or False?
Frank Capra sent undercover cameramen into germany to film Nazi war rallies.
False
True or False?
President Roosevelt returned to the gold standard, whereby U.S. currency was backed by gold deposits, in order to stabilize the dollar.
False
True or False?
Many New Deal critics charged that the New Deal was extending, rather tahn alleviating the depression.
True
What are the 2 main principles of propaganda that Fritz HIppler described?
simplify and repeat
What year did WWII begin in Europe?
1939
What year did the stockmarket crash?
1929
What year did Hitler come to power in Germany?
1933
What year did Japan invade Manchuria?
1931
What year did WWII end?
1945
What was the title of the U.S. propaganda series produced under the direction of Frank Capra?
"Why We Fight"
What battle was considered the turning point in the Pacific theater of WWII?
Battle of Midway
In what year did the New Deal Start?
1933
In what year did the Great Depression start?
1929
In what year did the Germans invade Poland?
1939
In what year was the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor?
1941