5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- General William "Billy" Mitchell
- Lost Battalion
- Spirit of St. Louis
- a Brigadier General and chief of air operations, First Army. The first high-ranking United States Army officer to learn how to fly, and the first to win the Croix de Guerre.
- b A custom aircraft that was first to fly from New York to Paris and won a cash prize for it.
- c 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.
- d British passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of the main reasons America decided to join the war.
- e This made it illegal to drink, make, buy or sell alcohol unless it was for medicinal purposes.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The United States Armed Forces sent to Europe during World War I.
- 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.
- Part of Germany's Central powers.
- Was a German fighter pilot known as "The Red Baron." He was the most successful flying ace of World War I, being officially credited with 80 confirmed air combat victories. This man was a member of an aristocratic family with many famous relatives.
- The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
5 True/False questions
Henry Ford → 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.
Total War → Automobile built using the assembly line methods -- was sturdy, reliable, inexpensive and available only in black, it was also known as the "Tin Lizzy."
Bernard Baruch → Was an American financier, stock-market speculator, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising Democratic US President Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D Roosevelt on economic matters.
War Industries Board → Part of Germany's Central powers.
Sarajevo → Some of the best pilots such as Barron Manfred Von Richthofen, or the Red Baron.