5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Woodrow Wilson
- Colonel Douglas Macarthur
- Charles Lindbergh
- a A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms.
- b The 28th president of the United States. He created the League of Nations, though he failed to get America involved.
- c Was an American aviator, author, inventor and explorer.
- d Immigrants from Armenia. Most of them settled in New York, but they also settled in Michigan and Illinois.
- e 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 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- Automobile manufacturer. This man was first to use the assembly line to manufacture cars, rolling a car off the line every ten seconds. He was founder of the Ford Motor Company, and made his cars affordable for even the commonest family. He also created the 8-hour workday, and had his workers work five days a week, unlike most manufacturers at the time. He paid his workers $5.00 a day, so that eventually every other company had to raise their wages as well, hence increasing American living standards.
- The name given to the death of seven people as part of a Prohibition Era conflict between two powerful criminal gangs in Chicago, Illinois, in the summer of 1929: the South Side Italian gang led by Al Capone and the North Side Irish gang led by Bugs Moran. Former members of Egan's Rats gang were also suspected to have played a large role in this, assisting Capone.
- A custom aircraft that was first to fly from New York to Paris and won a cash prize for it.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Ford Motor Company → Company founded by Henry Ford in 1910 and used mass production and is one of the most famous auto companies in the world.
Shell Shock → Temporary shock that can happen to anyone, caused by bombardments.
No-Man's-Land → Americans that descended from Germany.
Amelia Earheart → A form of warfare in which both combatants have fortified postitions and fighting lines are static.
Greenfield Village → 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.