5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Trench Warfare
- Central Powers
- The Scopes Monkey Trial
- German Americans
- a The land between the opposing trench lines.
- b Americans that descended from Germany.
- c In World War I, the alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary and other nations allied with them in opposing the Allies.
- d A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
- A fierce hatred of all Jews, which was common among Americans during the 1920s.
- People who were perceived as a threat to mainstream American culture.
- Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
- This was a United States government agency established on July 28, 1917, during World War I, to coordinate the purchase of war supplies.
5 True/False questions
Colonel Douglas Macarthur → Was an American general, United Nations general, and Field Marshal of the Philippine Army. He was a Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the 1930s and later played a prominent role in the Pacific theater of World War II. He was a highly decorated US soldier of the war, recieving the Medal of Honor for his early service in the Philippines and on the Bataan Peninsula. He was designated to command the proposed invasion of Japan in November 1945.
Babe Ruth → Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.
Kaiser Wilhelm II → The kaiser, or emperor, of Germany during the First World War. After the Germans were defeated and the Allies claimed victory of World War I, he fled.
Shell Shock → 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.
St. Valentine's Day Massacre → The name given to the death of seven people as part of a Prohibition Era conflict between two powerful criminal gangs in Chicago, Illinois, in the summer of 1929: the South Side Italian gang led by Al Capone and the North Side Irish gang led by Bugs Moran. Former members of Egan's Rats gang were also suspected to have played a large role in this, assisting Capone.