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CLEP Social Sciences and History: The Roaring 20s in the U.S. Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following departments was charged with enforcing the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act?

Question 2 2. The U.S. Attorney General at the time of the Red Scare was

Question 3 3. How did the Klu Klux Clan of the 1920's differ from the same organization from the 1860's?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 5 5. The Politics of the 1920s seemed to favor:

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Question 6 6. Which amendment prohibited the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages?

Question 7 7. What was the key idea of Madison Grant and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century?

Question 8 8. Which of the following groups supported prohibition as an attack on immigrants and aspects of 'modern' culture in the 1920s.

Question 9 9. The term 'nativism' can best be described as

Question 10 10. The Secretary of the Interior in charge of administering the Teapot Dome oil reserve was:

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Question 11 11. Why was the St. Valentine Day Massacre a significant event?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT true about the Scottsboro Trials?

Question 13 13. Which statement explains the migration of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s?

Question 14 14. Which was a popular 1920s artist who is still famous for her abstract nature scenes?

Question 15 15. Which art genre featured streamlined designs, bright, bold colors, and oversized lettering?

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Question 16 16. What is the name of the African-American artistic and intellectual movement that flourished in New York City and elsewhere throughout the 1920s?

Question 17 17. Identify which of the following is the profile of the target of the 1925 Butler Act:

Question 18 18. Why did the Scopes trial garner so much national attention?

Question 19 19. Andrew Volstead was

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements about President Calvin Coolidge is true?

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Question 21 21. Why did organized crime increase in the 1920s?

Question 22 22. Who was President of the United States from 1923-1929?

Question 23 23. As A. Mitchell Palmer and his agents rounded up and deported suspected radicals, which basic rights of due process were ignored?

Question 24 24. How did the increase in advertisement impact consumerism in the 1920s?

Question 25 25. The National Prohibition Act was also known as

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Question 26 26. Purchasing stocks with money borrowed from a broker is called:

Question 27 27. Which genre of music became popular during the 1920s and was characterized by rhythm and improvisation?

Question 28 28. When running for President in 1920, Warren Harding promised Americans:

Question 29 29. What is a speakeasy?

Question 30 30. Immediately following World War I Americans felt uneasy for which reasons?

CLEP Social Sciences and History: The Roaring 20s in the U.S. Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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