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The Roaring 20s (1920-1929) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why are the Scottsboro Trials important?

Question 2 2. What is the name given to the African-American artistic and intellectual movement that took place in New York City during the 1920s?

Question 3 3. What was the key idea of Madison Grant and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century?

Question 4 4. Illegal bars where people went to drink during Prohibition were called:

Question 5 5. Why did the Scopes trial garner so much national attention?

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Question 6 6. Which statement explains the migration of the Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s?

Question 7 7. Identify which of the following is the profile of the target of the 1925 Butler Act:

Question 8 8. Andrew Volstead was

Question 9 9. Why is jazz representative of the 1920s?

Question 10 10. How did the increase in advertisement impact consumerism in the 1920s?

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Question 11 11. Which intellectual helped found the National Association of the Advancement of Colored People and served as the editor of The Crisis?

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

Question 13 13. How did Art Deco differ from Victorianism?

Question 14 14. One of the leading wealthy Americans to support prohibition was

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

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Question 16 16. Which is FALSE regarding the Scopes Trial?

Question 17 17. Who was NOT a popular 1920s writer?

Question 18 18. Which amendment prohibited the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages?

Question 19 19. As A. Mitchell Palmer and his agents rounded up and deported suspected radicals, which basic rights of due process were ignored?

Question 20 20. Which is NOT a theme associated with 1920s urban culture?

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Question 21 21. Who was President of the United States from 1923-1929?

Question 22 22. Women who challenged traditional, Victorians ideas of womanhood, and typically wore their hair short were called:

Question 23 23. Immediately following World War I Americans felt uneasy for which reasons?

Question 24 24. How did the Klu Klux Clan of the 1920's differ from the same organization from the 1860's?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is FALSE regarding the Harlem Renaissance?

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Question 26 26. Why was the St. Valentine Day Massacre a significant event?

Question 27 27. Why was Al Capone charged with tax evasion, as opposed to other crimes?

Question 28 28. Why did Aaron Douglas paint pictures set in Africa?

Question 29 29. The popular company that began in 1893 and regularly issued mail-order catalogues filled with all kinds of products was:

Question 30 30. Purchasing stocks with money borrowed from a broker is called:

The Roaring 20s (1920-1929) Chapter Exam Instructions

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