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1920's Quiz

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  • Q1
    To obtain liquor illegally, drinkers went underground to hidden nightclubs known as
    Nightclubs
    Tea Rooms
    Speakeasies
    Tenements
    30s
  • Q2
    The Harlem Renaissance refers to
    a movement of African Americans from the South to the North
    an outpouring of African-American culture in music, literature and art.
    a struggle for civil rights led by the NAACP
    a population increase in Harlem in the 1920s
    30s
  • Q3
    The Scopes trial was about challenging a Tennessee law that forbade the teaching of
    Biology
    Christianity
    Creation
    Evolution
    30s
  • Q4
    Charles Lindbergh was famous for
    being the first person to create a radio
    being the first President of the League of Nations
    being the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean
    being the first man to fly a plan
    30s
  • Q5
    This map shows the movement of African Americans in what is called
    Question Image
    The Trail of Tears
    The Great Movement
    The Great Migration
    The Harlem Renaissance
    30s
  • Q6
    The Prohibition of Alcohol in the US was passed with the
    19th Amendment
    18th Amendment
    17th Amendment
    20th Amendment
    30s
  • Q7
    Women in the US gained the right to vote with the
    19th Amendment
    17th Amendment
    20th Amendment
    18th Amendment
    30s
  • Q8
    The illegal distribution (movement) of alcohol during prohibition was called
    Bootlegging
    Speakeasy
    Prohibition busting
    The Great Migration
    30s
  • Q9
    Which is NOT a nickname for the 1920's?
    The Great Depression
    The Roaring 20's
    The Jazz Age
    30s
  • Q10
    What was consumer culture in the 1920's?
    People only bought what they could afford, afraid of the economy falling
    Coming back from WWI consumers continued to ration goods
    The illegal consumption of alcohol
    People bought luxury items on credit
    30s
  • Q11
    In the 1920's the KKK
    Declined as African Americans moved to the North
    Was outlawed and made ineffective
    Grew, especially in Northern areas (4 million members)
    Was very pro Catholic trying to get people to convert to the religion
    30s
  • Q12
    Flappers
    were women that believed their roles should be restricted to being houswives
    fought for women's right to vote
    refused to leave the industrial jobs they worked during WWI
    challenged ideas of barriers for women with the way the dressed, danced, and drank
    30s
  • Q13
    Jamaican born advocate of Pan-Africanism and pride in African roots of African Americans.
    Lanston Hughes
    WEB DuBois
    Booker T Washington
    Marcus Garvey
    30s
  • Q14
    Many Americans bought this new item in the 1920s that greatly impacted culture, allowing them to have new entertainment and access to information.
    Television
    Washing Machine
    Radio
    Computer
    30s
  • Q15
    Notorious gangster in Chicago that made money from bootlegging during prohibition.
    Langston Hughes
    Jimmy Hoffa
    Al Capone
    Marcus Garvey
    30s

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