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  1. League of Nations
  2. Colonel Douglas Macarthur
  3. Babe Ruth
  4. Spirit of St. Louis
  5. Armenians
  1. a One of President Wilsom's Fourteen Points, to keep another world war from breaking out. The senate refused the treaty, but other nations joined, it stayed intact until it was replaced by the United States in 1945.
  2. b Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
  3. c A custom aircraft that was first to fly from New York to Paris and won a cash prize for it.
  4. 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.
  5. e Also popularly known as "Babe," "The Bambino," and "The Sultan of Swat," this man was an American Major League baseball player from 1914-1935. He is one of the greatest sports heroes of American Culture. He has been named the greatest baseball player in history in various surveys and rankings, and his home run hitting prowess and charismatic personality made him a larger-than-life figure in the "Roaring Twenties."

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  1. Was a noted American aviation pioneer, and author. This woman was the first woman to attain the Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She set for many other records, wrote best-selling books about her flying experiences, and was an instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots. During an attempt to make a circumnavigational flight of the globe in 1937, she disappeared over the central Pacific Ocean near Howland Island.
  2. 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.
  3. Several militias created by German military officers to fight against communists.
  4. In the Metro Detroit suburb of Dearborn, Michigan, USA, is the nation's "largest indoor-outdoor museum" complex. Designed and built by the automobile industrialist Henry Ford.
  5. People who were perceived as a threat to mainstream American culture.

5 True/False questions

  1. Lost BattalionBritish passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of the main reasons America decided to join the war.

          

  2. Lafayette Flying CorpsA french group of pilots that Americans joined before we entered the war.

          

  3. Central PowersA conflict of unlimited scope in which a belligerent engages in a mobilization of all available resources at their disposal in order to entirely destroy or render beyond use of their rival's capacity to continue resistance.

          

  4. CantignyImmigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.

          

  5. Shell ShockTemporary shock that can happen to anyone, caused by bombardments.