Cards in this guide (26)
What are some important events in Arkansas history
The desegregating of schools (starting with the Little Rock 9 at
Central High School) is a major event in Arkansas history.
What effect did veterans and the baby boom have on the economy in the 1950s
More of them stayed home.
What does the term McCarthyism refer to
McCarthyism occured in the 1940s & 1950s, Many people in the USA were accused of being communists with no proof.
How did the doll study help the cause of integration
It showed that segregation damaged children's emotions.
What short-term effect did sit ins and other civil rights protesets have on life in the South
One effect was that civil rights leaders were arrested.
What did the civil rights act 1964 do
It is not the concept of what did the civil rights did.. it is
more of who was the civil rights act
How did the baby boom affect the US economy
Growing families increased the demand for products.
Why did suburbs tend to have little diversity
Only white families could afford to buy a house in the
What did Martin Luther King Jr's Letter from a Birmingham Jail argue
People should resist unfair laws.
What regions are considered part of the Sunbelt
The South and the Southwest are the regions that are considered
part of the Sunbelt.
What Ideals Magazine Christmas edition from the 1950's or 1960's featured Annie
What two things contributed to the car culture
Growing car Sales and growing suburbs. (Apex)
What happened to the man who shot Lamar Smith in public
He was never charged with the crime.
Which postwar group was targeted by advertisers of products like rock and roll records and blue jeans
What was true about the income of African American families
African-American families made little more than half of what
white families did.
How much did the US produce of all the economic output in the world by the late 1940
What short time back did sit ins and other civil rights protest have on life in the south
The short term effect that sit ins and other civil rights
protest have on life in the south is that businesses suffered from
the mass actions.
What was true about the economic boom after World War 2
The American economy became the world's strongest.
What was an image used by Martin Luther King Jr. in his I Have a Dream speech
children living in peace was an image used by Martin Luther King
Jr. in his I Have a Dream speech
In the kitchen debate soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev argued that
American house were built poorly so builders could sell more homes in the future.-Apex
What of the following helped lead to U.S. economic growth in the 1950s
the growth of domestic consumerism
Martin Luther king Jr's letter from a Birmingham jail argued that
people should disobey unjust laws -apex
In the brown ruling the Supreme Court required public schools to
'with all deliberate speed"
Which helped automobile industry grow after World War 2
The government built highways that crossed through all states.
Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev believed that
What was a challenge of the baby boom that followed World War 2
Teachers were fired as enrollment dropped.-Apex