NMTA Social Science: The Roaring 20s (1920-1929) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The term 'nativism' can best be described as

Question 2 2. Which of the following departments was charged with enforcing the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 4 4. The Secretary of the Interior in charge of administering the Teapot Dome oil reserve was:

Question 5 5. Purchasing stocks with money borrowed from a broker is called:

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Question 6 6. How did Art Deco differ from Victorianism?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about President Calvin Coolidge is true?

Question 8 8. When running for President in 1920, Warren Harding promised Americans:

Question 9 9. The U.S. Attorney General at the time of the Red Scare was

Question 10 10. As A. Mitchell Palmer and his agents rounded up and deported suspected radicals, which basic rights of due process were ignored?

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Question 11 11. Which sentence accurately describes art and culture in the 1920s?

Question 12 12. The National Prohibition Act was also known as

Question 13 13. What is the name given to the African-American artistic and intellectual movement that took place in New York City during the 1920s?

Question 14 14. How did the increase in advertisement impact consumerism in the 1920s?

Question 15 15. Which statement explains the migration of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s?

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Question 16 16. Andrew Volstead was

Question 17 17. What was the key idea of Madison Grant and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century?

Question 18 18. What is the name for the African-American artistic and cultural movement centered in New York during the 1920s?

Question 19 19. Women who challenged traditional, Victorians ideas of womanhood, and typically wore their hair short were called:

Question 20 20. Which best describes 1920s urban culture?

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Question 21 21. Illegal bars where people went to drink during Prohibition were called:

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

Question 23 23. One of the leading wealthy Americans to support prohibition was

Question 24 24. Who was NOT a popular 1920s writer?

Question 25 25. How did the Klu Klux Clan of the 1920's differ from the same organization from the 1860's?

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT a theme associated with 1920s urban culture?

Question 27 27. Who was the U.S. president in the anxious year leading up to the start of the 1920s?

Question 28 28. Which of the following groups supported prohibition as an attack on immigrants and aspects of 'modern' culture in the 1920s.

Question 29 29. The Politics of the 1920s seemed to favor:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is a branch of the justice department that should have dealt with leftist radicals?

NMTA Social Science: The Roaring 20s (1920-1929) Chapter Exam Instructions

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