5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Scopes Trial
- Plessy v. Ferguson
- Prohibition, rise of organized crime
- a a group of people from another country who travel to a new land and make tiny towns
- b A highly publicized trial in 1925 when John Thomas Scopes violated a Tennessee state law by teaching evolution in high school.
- c a genre of popular dance-style music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles
- d trail over black and white equality
- e the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment. This caused organized crimes of groups and gangs to rise.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The doctrine that all events are subect to fateor inevitable predetermination; Whatever happen happens. Future is not planned
- No private ownership of anything; All people work together; Common good; Everyone gets the same; Disappearance of classes and states and divisions between people
- A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German supremacy. It called for the elimination of Jews, non-conformists, homosexuals, non-Aryans, and mentally and physically disabled. This was led by the Nazi party, and opposed by the allied forces.
- The trial of two italian immigrants, who were charged with robbery and murder, in Massachusetts came to symbolize the anti-foreign feeling of the 1920s.
- something owed is having a big impact on life
5 True/False questions
Potsdam Conference → The final wartime meeting of the leaders of the United States, Britain, and the Soviet Union was held at Potsdamn, outside Berlin, in July, 1945. Truman, Churchill, and Stalin discussed the future of Europe but their failure to reach meaningful agreements soon led to the onset of the Cold War.
Margaret Sanger + birth control → Roosevelt signed a document Feb. 19,1942 stating that all people of Japanese ancestry from California and parts of Washington, Oregon, and Arizona, needed to be removed. Put them in internment camps because of their fear for another attack by the Japanese.
Teapot Dome scandal → a government scandal involving a former United States Navy oil reserve in Wyoming that was secretly leased to a private oil company in 1921. It became symbolic of the scandals of the Harding administration.
Charles Lindbergh → United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974).
Archipelago → a chair of islands