5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dardanelles Campaign
- Colonel Douglas Macarthur
- General William "Billy" Mitchell
- Charles Lindbergh
- a This took place at Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey from April 25, 1915, to January 9, 1916, during the First World War. A joint British Empire and French operation was mounted to capture the Ottoman capital of Constantinople, and a secure sea route to Russia. The attempt failed, with heavy casualties on both sides.
- b A store with a hidden room where alcohol was sold and drunk illegally.
- c 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.
- d 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.
- e Was an American aviator, author, inventor and explorer.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- What the American soldiers called themselves, because white clay dust covered their skin when marching.
- 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.
- The 28th president of the United States. He created the League of Nations, though he failed to get America involved.
- The French Field Marshal who served as supreme Allied commander during the First World War.
5 True/False questions
Babe Ruth → Automobile built using the assembly line methods -- was sturdy, reliable, inexpensive and available only in black, it was also known as the "Tin Lizzy."
American Expeditionary Force (AEF) → The United States Armed Forces sent to Europe during World War I.
Armistice → A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms.
Battle of St.-Mihiel → A World War I battle fought between December 12-15, 1918, involving the AEF and 48,000 French troops under the command of U.S. general John J. Pershing against German positions. The UNited States Army Air Service (which later became the United States Air Force) played a significant role in this action.
Henry Ford → 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.