Ch 10: NY Regents - The 1920s in America: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The 1920s in America chapter of this NY Regents Exam Help and Review course is the simplest way to gain knowledge of the events of the 1920s in America for the NY Regents Exam. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure students learn essential information about the 1920s in America.

Who's it for?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering American history material for the NY Regents Exam will benefit from taking this course. There is no faster or easier way to learn American history. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding consumerism, the stock market and the American economy in the 1920s
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning American history (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about the 1920s in America for the NY Regents Exam
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra history learning resources

How it works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the NY Regents 1920s in America Help and Review chapter exam.

Why it works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the 1920s in America chapter exam to be prepared for the NY Regents Exam.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any question about the 1920s in America. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students will review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a 1920s in America unit of a standard American history course. Topics covered include:

  • American politics in the 1920s
  • Art and culture of the Harlem Renaissance
  • The Ku Klux Klan and social reactions
  • The Teapot Dome scandal
  • The Scopes Trial and the Scottsboro Trials

6 Lessons in Chapter 10: NY Regents - The 1920s in America: Help and Review
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
American Economy in the 1920s: Consumerism, Stock Market & Economic Shift

1. American Economy in the 1920s: Consumerism, Stock Market & Economic Shift

In this lesson we will learn about the American economy throughout the 1920s. We will explore the role of consumerism and the stock market during this time, and we will learn how the prosperity of the decade came to a crashing halt.

American Politics in the 1920s: Transition, Corruption & the Teapot Dome Scandal

2. American Politics in the 1920s: Transition, Corruption & the Teapot Dome Scandal

Americans looked forward to the start of a new decade in 1920. They also looked for a president that would ease their fears and return the nation to 'normal,' but big business and corruption would come to symbolize politics of the decade.

Art and Culture of the Harlem Renaissance: Artists, Poets, Authors & Music

3. Art and Culture of the Harlem Renaissance: Artists, Poets, Authors & Music

In this lesson, we will learn about an artistic and intellectual movement called the Harlem Renaissance. We will identify the major figures associated with the movement and identify their contributions.

The Ku Klux Klan, Eugenics and Nativism: Definition, Movement & Social Reactions

4. The Ku Klux Klan, Eugenics and Nativism: Definition, Movement & Social Reactions

The decade of the 1920s saw older, traditional values of American society challenged by the rapidly changing Modern Age. Elements of the nation reacted to such change with fear. Develop an understanding of the reborn Ku Klux Klan, the eugenics movement and nativist sentiments of the 1920s.

The Scopes Trial and Scottsboro Trials: Summaries & Significance

5. The Scopes Trial and Scottsboro Trials: Summaries & Significance

In this lesson, we will examine two important legal cases: the Scopes 'Monkey' Trial and the Scottsboro Trials. We will highlight the events surrounding the cases, and explore the impact they had on American society.

Babe Ruth: Biography, Quotes & Death

6. Babe Ruth: Biography, Quotes & Death

Did you ever wonder how Babe Ruth earned his nickname? In this lesson, we will explore the life and achievements of Babe Ruth. Learn about how he started his career as a baseball player, his death, and read some of his famous quotes.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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