5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Friedrich Nietzsche
- Charles Lindbergh
- Amelia Earhart
- Albert Einstein
- Great Depression
- a physicist born in Germany who formulated the special theory of relativity and the general theory of relativity
- b the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries, roughly beginning with the stock-market crash in October, 1929, and continuing through most of the 1930s. 25% of the populations was unemployed.
- c First female pilot to cross the Atlantic. She disappeared while trying to fly around the world.
- d A German philosopher who believed that the strength that produces heroes and great artists springs from something beyond reason. He criticized Christianity and democracy for empowering the mediocrity of the sheeplike masses.
- e United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974)
5 Multiple choice questions
- a policy of avoiding contact with other countries, political ties should be avoided
- a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles
- 1938 conference at which European leaders attempted to appease Hitler by turning over the Sudetenland to him in exchange for promise that Germany would not expand Germany's territory any further.
- Artistic technique that attempts to portray and interpret life as if it takes place in a dream
- Was signed on August 27, 1928 by the United States, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Japan, and a number of other states. The pact renounced aggressive war, prohibiting the use of war as "an instrument of national policy" except in matters of self-defence.
5 True/False questions
New Deal → the Leader; Benito Mussolini
Roaring Twenties → called "roaring" because of the exuberant, freewheeling popular culture of the decade. The Roaring Twenties was a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards.
Fascism → The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State. The National Socialist German Workers Party, otherwise known as the Nazi Party. Nazism was advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.
Franklin D. Roosevelt → Was elected president of the US by an overwhelming majority in 1932, introduced the New Deal, and led the US through most of WWII.
Gustav Stresemann and Aristide Briand → the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries, roughly beginning with the stock-market crash in October, 1929, and continuing through most of the 1930s. 25% of the populations was unemployed.