5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- John J. Pershing
- Al Capone
- The Treaty of Versailles
- Spirit of St. Louis
- a Was an Italian-American gangster who led a crime syndicate dedicated to smuggling and bootlegging of liquor and other illegal activities during the Prohibition Era of the 1920s and 1930s.
- b A custom aircraft that was first to fly from New York to Paris and won a cash prize for it.
- c Nicknamed "Black Jack," this man led the American Expeditionary Force during World War I.
- d The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A store with a hidden room where alcohol was sold and drunk illegally.
- Several militias created by German military officers to fight against communists.
- A fierce hatred of all Jews, which was common among Americans during the 1920s.
- This made it illegal to drink, make, buy or sell alcohol unless it was for medicinal purposes.
- Part of Germany's Central powers.
5 True/False questions
Alvin York → Automobile manufacturer. This man was first to use the assembly line to manufacture cars, rolling a car off the line every ten seconds. He was founder of the Ford Motor Company, and made his cars affordable for even the commonest family. He also created the 8-hour workday, and had his workers work five days a week, unlike most manufacturers at the time. He paid his workers $5.00 a day, so that eventually every other company had to raise their wages as well, hence increasing American living standards.
Armenians → A slang term for anti-aircraft fire used by the British Royal Flying Corps and RAF.
Babe Ruth → Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
League of Nations → 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.
The Battle of Meuse-Argonne → This, also called the Battle of the Argonne Forest, was a part of the final Allied offensive of World War I that stretched along the entire western front. The whole offensive was planned by Marshall Ferdinand Foch to breach the Hindenburg line and ultimately force the opposing german forces to capitulate.