5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Trench Warfare
- War Industries Board
- League of Nations
- General Ludendorff
- a This was a United States government agency established on July 28, 1917, during World War I, to coordinate the purchase of war supplies.
- b A fierce hatred of all Jews, which was common among Americans during the 1920s.
- c 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.
- d A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
- e Commander of German armies on the Western Front. In the spring of 1918, he launched an all-out offensive on the Allies, gambling everything.
5 Multiple choice questions
- British passenger boat sunk by a German submarine that claimed 1,000 lives. One of the main reasons America decided to join the war.
- 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.
- 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.
- This man was an Archduke of Austria-Este, Austro Hungarian and Royal Prince of Hungary and Bohemia, and from 1889 until his death, heir presumptive to the Austro-Hungarian throne. His assassination in Sarajevo precipitated Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia. This caused countries allied with Serbia to declare war on each other, starting World War I.
- Different groups of people who drank illeagly during the Prohibition Era. They hid liqour in their boot, smuggled it, and made it by the light of the moon.
5 True/False questions
Woodrow Wilson → The 28th president of the United States. He created the League of Nations, though he failed to get America involved.
Baron Manfred von Richthofen → Was a German fighter pilot known as "The Red Baron." He was the most successful flying ace of World War I, being officially credited with 80 confirmed air combat victories. This man was a member of an aristocratic family with many famous relatives.
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.
Spirit of St. Louis → A custom aircraft that was first to fly from New York to Paris and won a cash prize for it.
Teddy Roosevelt → The 26th president of the United States; "Speak softly but carry a big stick." He was leader of the Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War, and he built the Panama Canal. He was also a naturalist and a noted author.