5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Al Capone
- Central Powers
- a What the American soldiers called themselves, because white clay dust covered their skin when marching.
- b In World War I, the alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary and other nations allied with them in opposing the Allies.
- c The site of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife that led to World War I.
- d Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
- e 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.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- British passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of the main reasons America decided to join the war.
- Was a United States soldier, famous as a World War I hero. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for leading an attack on a German machine gun nest, taking 32 machine guns, killing 28 German soldiers and capturing 132 others.
- 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.
- Different groups of people who drank illeagly during the Prohibition Era. They hid liqour in their boot, smuggled it, and made it by the light of the moon.
- A fierce hatred of all Jews, which was common among Americans during the 1920s.
5 True/False Questions
No-Man's-Land → The land between the opposing trench lines.
Bolsheviks → What the American soldiers called themselves, because white clay dust covered their skin when marching.
Trench Warfare → A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
Greenfield Village → A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
Austria-Hungary → Part of Germany's Central powers.