Wars that Touched America  End of Year Review ~ Year 4

Directions:   Cut apart cards and arrange them in chronological order.  Find the ACTIONS THAT LED TO WAR page and cut apart those cards.  Match the wars with the actions that led to each war. War of 1812
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Cold War
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War Against Terrorism
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Civil War
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Korean War
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Spanish-American War
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World War II
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World War I
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Vietnam War
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Revolutionary War
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Persian Gulf War
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Actions that Led to War

Directions:  Cut apart Wars that Touched America cards and arrange them in chronological order.  Cut apart these ACTIONS THAT LED TO WAR cards and   match the wars with the actions that led to each war. Planes were flown into World Trade Center and Pentagon
British citizens were being taxed without representation in Parliament U. S. sailors were stolen from U. S. ships and impressed into service for Great Britain
Communist North Korea invaded South Korea Germany gained control of other European countries.  German U-boats sank 8 American ships
Southern states seceded from U. S. over the slavery issue Nazi Germany grabbed nearby European countries and Japan bombed U. S. military ships and men at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Communist North Vietnam invaded South Vietnam

 

Tension grew between communist and non-communist countries.  An arms race developed
Iraq invaded the oil-rich country of Kuwait

 

The people of Cuba began a revolt against Spain, their colonist government





 

 

Jeopardy of People

Females Leaders Presidents Firsts
100 ~

Female leader in movement for women's right to vote

100 ~

Developed the steel industry

100 ~

Was vice president and president without running for either office

100 ~

Invented record player, light bulbs, and movies

200 ~

Nurse for Union during Civil War.   Later founded the American Red Cross

200 ~
Write whose novel The Jungle exposed unsafe practices in meat packing industry
200 ~
A president during your lifetime that was impeached but not removed from office
200 ~

Invented telephone

300 ~

1st African American to attend a white school after desegregation in the 50s

300 ~

Developed a monopoly of the oil industry with the Standard Oil Co.

300 ~

41st President who led the US in Persian Gulf War

300 ~

Invented the oil cup that oiled machines while they were running

400 ~

Female leader against child labor

400 ~

Confederate general who won victories at both battles of Bull Run

400 ~

Led Rough Riders in Spanish American War and later became president

400 ~

1st black Supreme Court justice.  He had been a Civil Rights lawyer

500 ~

1st woman to fly across the Atlantic

500 ~
General who defeated the British at Battle of New Orleans.  His nickname was Old Hickory
500 ~
40th president--was a former actor.   Led in Star Wars buildup of arms to overthrow communism
500 ~

1st to fly solo nonstop across Atlantic

600 ~

Writer who criticized treatment of Native Americans in late 1800s

600 ~

Nazi dictator of Germany who engineered the Holocaust

600 ~

Pardoned Richard Nixon from crimes of Watergate scandal

600 ~

1st person to set foot on the moon

700 ~

Opened Hull House to help immigrants

700 ~

U. S. general during both the Korean War and WW II

700 ~
President during stock market crash, didn't involve the government with much of economic recovery
700 ~

Automaker who introduced assembly line mass production to auto industry

 

 

 

Jeopardy of People ~ page 2

Females Leaders Presidents Firsts
800 ~

Active 1st Lady who traveled for her husband and helped deal with the Great Depression

800 ~

Founder of the NAACP

 

800 ~

Became president after FDR died at end of WW II

 

800 ~

1st president to resign from office

 

900 ~

Refused to give up her seat on a public bus for a white person

900 ~

Italian dictator who joined the Axis powers in WW II

900 ~

Led US during WW II after helping America recover from the Great Depression with his New Deal programs

900 ~

Civil Rights leader who led in nonviolent resistance.  Spoke at the 1st large civil rights protest meeting in Washington, D. C.

1000 ~

1st woman to serve on Supreme Court

1000 ~

Civil Rights lawyer who helped end segregation in public schools

1000 ~

Led US during Civil War

1000 ~

1st to call the imaginary line separating European communist and noncommunist countries the "iron curtain"

1100 ~

Muckraker who described unfair business practices of the Standard Oil Co.

1100 ~

Founder of the Union of Farm Workers labor union

1100 ~

35th president--during Cuban Missile Crisis. Youngest president elected

1100 ~

The first president to serve in a wheelchair

1200 ~

Underground Railroad conductor who helped hundreds of African Americans escape to freedom

1200 ~

Union commander during Civil War and 18th President of the United States

1200 ~

Supreme Allied Commander during WW II and 34th president

1200 ~

The first president to be assassinated while in office

1300 ~

Abolitionist who escaped from slavery and spoke out for women's rights

 

1300 ~

Commander of the Confederate Army during Civil War who surrendered to Grant at Appomattox

 

1300 ~

President from Missouri   who led U.S. in Korean War

 

1300 ~

Name two presidents to be assassinated while in office


 

People Possibilities

John F. Kennedy Abraham Lincoln Charles Lindbergh Thurgood Marshall
Harry S. Truman Ruby Bridges Woodrow Wilson Ida Wells-Barnett
Mary Harris Jones Stonewall Jackson Thomas Edison Andrew Jackson
Herbert Hoover Adolf Hitler Benito Mussilini Amelia Earhart
Dwight D. Eisenhower Theodore Roosevelt WEB Dubois Sojourner Truth
Helen Hunt Jackson Harriet Tubman Andrew Carnegie Alexander Graham Bell
Jane Addams Elijah McCoy Rosa Parks John D. Rockefeller
Wright brothers General MacArthur Ida Tarbell Eleanor Roosevelt
Ronald Regan Winston Churchill Richard Nixon George Meade
William McKinley Sandra Day O'Connor Upton Sinclair Franklin D. Roosevelt
Harriet Tubman George Bush Clara Barton Cesar Chavez
Bill Clinton Susan B. Anthony Neil Armstrong Ulysses S. Grant
Henry Ford Robert E. Lee Gerald Ford John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.