← HIstory test #5 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- The Treaty of Versailles
- League of Nations
- Babe Ruth
- a The new type of women, who became more independent. They broke the traditional behavior patterns, and changed their views on courtship rituals, marriage, and child rearing.
- b People who were perceived as a threat to mainstream American culture.
- c This was one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. it was signed on June 28, 1919, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
- d One of President Wilsom's Fourteen Points, to keep another world war from breaking out. The senate refused the treaty, but other nations joined, it stayed intact until it was replaced by the United States in 1945.
- e Also popularly known as "Babe," "The Bambino," and "The Sultan of Swat," this man was an American Major League baseball player from 1914-1935. He is one of the greatest sports heroes of American Culture. He has been named the greatest baseball player in history in various surveys and rankings, and his home run hitting prowess and charismatic personality made him a larger-than-life figure in the "Roaring Twenties."
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
- This made it illegal to drink, make, buy or sell alcohol unless it was for medicinal purposes.
- This was an American legal case that tested the Butler Act, which made it unlawful, in any state-funded educational establishment in Tennessee, "to teach any theory that denies the story of Divine Creation of man as taught in the Bible, and to teach instead that man has descended from a lower order of animals." This is often interpreted as meaning that the law forbade the teaching of any aspect of the theory of evolution.
- The name given to nine units of the United States 77th Division, roughly 554 men, isolated by German forces during World War I after an American attack in the Argonne Forest in October 1918. Roughly 197 were killed in action and approximately 150 missing or taken prisoner before 194 remaining men were rescued. They were led by Major Charles White Whittlesey.
- Automobile built using the assembly line methods -- was sturdy, reliable, inexpensive and available only in black, it was also known as the "Tin Lizzy."
5 True/False Questions
Woodrow Wilson → This made it illegal to drink, make, buy or sell alcohol unless it was for medicinal purposes.
Armistice → A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms.
German Americans → Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
Austria-Hungary → Part of Germany's Central powers.
General William "Billy" Mitchell → Commander of German armies on the Western Front. In the spring of 1918, he launched an all-out offensive on the Allies, gambling everything.