5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Model T
- Great Migration
- Washington Naval Conference
- a Conference where major world powers decided to participate in naval disarmament - scrapping many of their battleships, cruisers, and aircraft carriers.
- b Movement of African Americans from the South to the North for jobs during WWI.
- c Style of music made popular by African-American artists such as Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong. Originated in New Orleans and used a variety of instruments and artists generally made up the music as they went along.
- d the belief that native-born Americans are superior to immigrants. This grew in the 1920s and led to limits on immigration.
- e A cheap and simple car designed by Ford. It allowed for more Americans to own a car.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Movies with sound. The first one was "The Jazz Singer"
- Plan that allowed for the United States to lend money to Germany so that they could pay reparations to Great Britain and France. Great Britain and France then could pay the United States loans from WWI. Only increased the amount of debt.
- 1920: a series a government raids on suspected radicals' homes and businesses in the United States led by the U.S. attorney general A. Mitchell Palmer
- A rebirth of African American culture during the 1920s.
- Prosecutor in the Scopes Trial who supported the teaching of creationism.
5 True/False questions
New Morality → A cheap and simple car designed by Ford. It allowed for more Americans to own a car.
Teapot Dome Scandal → a government scandal involving a United States Navy oil reserve in Wyoming that was secretly leased to private oil companies in 1921 by Secretary of the Interior Albert Fall; became symbolic of the scandals of the Harding administration
Ernest Hemingway → Radio, movies, newspapers, and magazines aimed at a broad audience. Allowed people in the 1920s to share in a common American experience and spread the new ideas and attitudes of the time.
Charles A. Lindbergh → First person to fly across the Atlantic Ocean solo. Flew from New York to Paris and was seen in the United States as a hero.
Kellogg-Briand Pact → A treaty that attempted to outlaw war. The treaty was drafted by France and the United States, and on August 27, 1928, was signed by fifteen nations. Ineffective because it lacked means of enforcement