5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Francisco Franco
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
- Kellogg-Briand Pact
- Roaring Twenties
- a called "roaring" because of the exuberant, freewheeling popular culture of the decade. The Roaring Twenties was a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards.
- b Artistic technique that attempts to portray and interpret life as if it takes place in a dream
- c Spanish General; organized the revolt in Morocco, which led to the Spanish Civil War. Leader of the Nationalists - right wing, supported by Hitler and Mussolini, won the Civil War after three years of fighting.
- d Was elected president of the US by an overwhelming majority in 1932, introduced the New Deal, and led the US through most of WWII.
- e Was signed on August 27, 1928 by the United States, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Japan, and a number of other states. The pact renounced aggressive war, prohibiting the use of war as "an instrument of national policy" except in matters of self-defence.
5 Multiple choice questions
- United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974)
- A German philosopher who believed that the strength that produces heroes and great artists springs from something beyond reason. He criticized Christianity and democracy for empowering the mediocrity of the sheeplike masses.
- An Irish novelist who wrote Ulysses, a stream of consciousness book
- 1938 conference at which European leaders attempted to appease Hitler by turning over the Sudetenland to him in exchange for promise that Germany would not expand Germany's territory any further.
- the period of time after the war where the people were unsure of what would happen next and they were still recovering from the war
5 True/False questions
Charlie Chaplin → English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat
Great Depression → physicist born in Germany who formulated the special theory of relativity and the general theory of relativity
existentialism → a policy of avoiding contact with other countries, political ties should be avoided
Fascism → The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State. The National Socialist German Workers Party, otherwise known as the Nazi Party. Nazism was advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.
New Deal → the Leader; Benito Mussolini