Copyright

American Culture in the 1930s

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following options is NOT true of the Great Depression?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. Which of the following options does NOT correspond to Art Deco?

2. The Works Progress Administration was the result of which president's program?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Although the 1930s was a tumultuous time in the United States, with the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl, there were also redeeming factors including the WPA and architectural developments. In this quiz and worksheet combination, you will be tested on how much you know about these different aspects of 1930s America.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • The Works Progress Administration
  • Characteristics of Art Deco
  • Who was affected by the Dust Bowl
  • The Great Depression

Skills Practiced

Be prepared to practice your various study skills, including:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related history lesson on the culture of the US in the 1930s
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding which president was responsible for the Works Progress Administration
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify incorrect statements regarding the Great Depression

Additional Learning

Learn more about this decade by reviewing the accompanying lesson, American Culture in the 1930s. This lesson will answer the following questions:

  • What were the causes of the Great Depression?
  • How did the Great Depression affect people?
  • Why was the Works Progress Administration beneficial?
  • How did the Dust Bowl impact crops and livestock?
  • What are some characteristics of Art Deco?
  • Why was jazz music popular during the depression?
Support