War Industries Board: Definition & Significance


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The operation of the War Industries Board convinced federal planners of what?

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1. What was the role of the War Industries Board in terms of prices and wages?

2. What was the relation between the War Industries Board and women workers?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will test your knowledge of the War Industries Board. Make sure you know what they convinced federal planners of and their role in wages and prices.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to:

  • Help you understand the relationship between the War Industries Board and women workers
  • Identify the main responsibilities of the board
  • Recall during which war the board had operated

Skills Practiced

These skills will be practiced:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of women workers and how they were connected to the War Industries Board
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the responsibilities of the board
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the operations of the War Industries Board

Additional Learning

Review this lesson on the War Industries Board called War Industries Board: Definition & Significance. The lesson will adhere to these objectives:

  • Recognize William Howard Taft's role in the War Industries Board
  • Identify Bernard Baruch
  • Be able to relay the significance of the board
  • Explain how federal agencies were created
  • Understand completely the role of women workers during the war