United States History Quiz Lesson 70-71 Name: ________________________________
Teacher : Mr. Cap Roaring 20s From War to Ruin
Lesson # 70 Roaring Twenties:
1. The 1920s was an age of fads and____________________________________
2. ______________________________were women who tried to look liberated
from the traditional role of women.
3. What type or record is "Shipwreck" Kelly trying to set? _________________
4. He became the first to fly solo across the Atlantic in 1927. _______________
5. This football team beat OU in a 2006 bowl game. ____________________________
_____ 6. Jim Thorpe
_____ 7. Babe Ruth
_____ 8. Bobby Jones
_____ 9. Red Grange
_____ 10. Jack Demsey
b. homerun king
c. swam English Channel
d. football star tailback
e. Great Oklahoma Olympic athlete
11. This Racist group was in opposition to minority groups was known as _____________________________
12. What is a BENO Lodge?___________________________________________________________________
13. What was Al Capone's nickname? _____________________________________
14. Al Capone, and his gang "muscled in" on crime in _______________________
15. Capone was indicted for income tax ____________________________________.
_____________________________16. Members of Capone's gang dressed up like
policemen and gunned down members of a rival gang was known as
17. Ford introduced the Model_______ in 1927 which had a great impact on American society.
18. Name three things Improved transportation gave to American society. ___________________________________
19. What type of programming was on the radio in 1928? ___________________________________________________
_____ 20. Laissez faire
_____ 21. Real wages
_____ 22. advertising
_____ 23. Credit
_____ 24. speculation
_____ 25. "on the margin"
a. buying merchandise and making monthly payments
b. buying a product in the hope for future profits when you sell later
c. this became a big tool for companies to get the public to buy their products.
d. purchasing stock through a broker, but paying only a certain percentage
(10-30%) of the purchase price
e. wages in relation to buying power.
f. Sears, Roebuck and Co. in Chicago
g. the economic idea that the government should keep their "hands off business"