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OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: 1920s America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who was NOT a popular 1920s writer?

Question 2 2. In what year was the Chinese Exclusion Act passed?

Question 3 3. Who introduced the term 'The Lost Generation'?

Question 4 4. Women who challenged traditional, Victorians ideas of womanhood, and typically wore their hair short were called:

Question 5 5. Which is NOT a theme associated with 1920s urban culture?

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Question 6 6. Why did Aaron Douglas paint pictures set in Africa?

Question 7 7. As A. Mitchell Palmer and his agents rounded up and deported suspected radicals, which basic rights of due process were ignored?

Question 8 8. How did the Klu Klux Clan of the 1920's differ from the same organization from the 1860's?

Question 9 9. With which one of the following is the development of The Lost Generation most closely associated?

Question 10 10. Immediately following World War I Americans felt uneasy for which reasons?

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Question 11 11. Which writer is best known for choosing to write in seemingly simple prose, using dialogue, silences, and action to convey emotion?

Question 12 12. Sacco and Vanzetti were avowed anarchists living in America and were from which country?

Question 13 13. Which poet wrote A Dream Deferred and The Negro Speaks of Rivers?

Question 14 14. Illegal bars where people went to drink during Prohibition were called:

Question 15 15. Which best describes 1920s urban culture?

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Question 16 16. What was the key idea of Madison Grant and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century?

Question 17 17. Which sentence accurately describes art and culture in the 1920s?

Question 18 18. Why is jazz representative of the 1920s?

Question 19 19. Who was the U.S. president in the anxious year leading up to the start of the 1920s?

Question 20 20. The U.S. Attorney General at the time of the Red Scare was

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Question 21 21. One of the leading wealthy Americans to support prohibition was

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a branch of the justice department that should have dealt with leftist radicals?

Question 23 23. Which of these places was commissioned as a federal immigration station in 1890?

Question 24 24. Immigration from which continent was severely limited during the 19th century?

Question 25 25. Why did many Lost Generation writers live in Europe?

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Question 26 26. Which statement explains the migration of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s?

Question 27 27. Which of the following groups supported prohibition as an attack on immigrants and aspects of 'modern' culture in the 1920s.

Question 28 28. How did Art Deco differ from Victorianism?

Question 29 29. The following are all common traits of Lost Generation writing, EXCEPT:

Question 30 30. Which of the following departments was charged with enforcing the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act?

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: 1920s America Chapter Exam Instructions

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