5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Bernard Baruch
- Freikorps or Free Corps
- The Treaty of Versailles
- Charles Lindbergh
- General William "Billy" Mitchell
- a This was one of the peace treaties at the end of World War I. It ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers. it was signed on June 28, 1919, exactly five years after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
- b Several militias created by German military officers to fight against communists.
- c Was an American aviator, author, inventor and explorer.
- d Was an American financier, stock-market speculator, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising Democratic US President Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D Roosevelt on economic matters.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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 land between the opposing trench lines.
- A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
- A slang term for anti-aircraft fire used by the British Royal Flying Corps and RAF.
- The tip of the salient below Ameins. This was the first full-scale battle for the AEF.
5 True/False questions
American Expeditionary Force (AEF) → 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.
Alvin York → Was a United States soldier, famous as a World War I hero. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for leading an attack on a German machine gun nest, taking 32 machine guns, killing 28 German soldiers and capturing 132 others.
Anti-Semitism → Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
Prohibition → A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms.
Kaiser Wilhelm II → The kaiser, or emperor, of Germany during the First World War. After the Germans were defeated and the Allies claimed victory of World War I, he fled.