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Decade - 1920s

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They both made money businesses paid flappers to dance in order to attract customers in order to make money.
I think 1,000-2,000
13 celebrities who took it all off on screen
  == Answer ==   Flapper fashions for women doing the Charleston dance; speakeasy bars (for alcoholic beverages) during Prohibition; and "Boater/Skimmer" straw hats for men. Among other things...
by saying they weren't afraid and are going to fight for freedom .
water mills helped power many factories/ industries. The steam engine, telegraph and seed drill were also important to the industrial revolution
  The Men wore Zoot Suits and the yo[ung modern women wore stuff that got them the name "Flappers" look it up.   The Men wore Zoot Suits and the yo[ung modern women wore stuff that got them the name "Flappers" look it up.
promoted the creation of a national culture.
In 1920's the most popular car they drove was the model T also known as tin Lizzy created by ford.
  Why not? The reason for continueing reading a book involves understanding the characters, the situations and so on. Exactly when a book was written may not matter.
It cost around .25 to see a movie in the 1920s.
It was in 1920s that "Modern Horse Racing" involving a betting system made its debut. In 1922, the Chosun Racing Club, the nation's first-ever authorized horse racing club, was established to make horse racing more systematic and better organized. In 1923, the pari-mutuel betting system was...
  Coco Chanel produced the first designer perfume (chanel No. 5) in 1921. Coco Chanel also created the little black dress (LBD) and her signature cardigan.
It was a thing that you buy thing cheap and then you sell it for a bigger piece
In Melbourne, Australia in the 1920's, gangster Joseph "Squizzy"  Taylor favoured a revolver.
Actually you'll find the farmers that hadn't mechanized there farms or if their farms were relatively small, they suffered a terrible hardship because of many reasons like the fact that some over produced things so the prices went down and they got paid less. So many had to sell their farms to pay...
Well, clara bow is a goodexample of a flapper/actress from the 1920's, and Harry Houdini was around in the 1920's, who represented the advance of media at the time. there was also Henry Ford, the creator of Ford cars, who was one of the first people to use a conveyer belt for manufacturing. Babe...
Writers applied their fingers to their typewriters and artists wrapped their fingers round their paintbrushes. Painters were also experimenting with new artistic styles in the 1920's.
Immigrants from northern and western Europe were "superior" to those from southern and Eastern Europe
New York Stock Exchange I believe is your answer. Lol I just found it myself for AP History workbook homework.
"Concern over excessive alcohol consumption" in America began inthe Colonial era, and later, the "temperance" movement sought toreduce alcohol intake. Essentially, it had been brewing in the USfor 60 years before it came into law.
you can't not believe in vilonce because everyone knows it is happening all over the streets every day. what you are meant to say is who thinks vilonce is wrong? or who is against vilonce which I'm against it if it isn't in self defence
well; the Tulsa race riot was 1921. &+ the stock market crashed in 1929. that's all I've found out so far.well; the Tulsa race riot was 1921. &+ the stock market crashed in 1929. that's all I've found out so far.
Between the young and the old americans ideas of tradition changed
Doubtful. The sun's UV ray's weren't even known of at the time.
north Americas population in the 1920's, was aprox.
  SPANK! They kids sure learned fast that way too.
Dance marathons were used in the 1920' s where flappers and men danced till tehy dropped literally!!And peopel chose who danced best!!
believe it or not in the 1920's the price for a brand new car right off the assembly line would cost you around 800 bucks!
For one, they were given the right to vote in the US
Answer . \nBabe Ruth and Jack Dempsey.
Yes, but if people found out they were ruined, so they hid it.
  Go to Washington County historical society, library, or Mormon Family History Center where you can access records on microfilm. This is free. Or use your computer to access Ancestry.com. Subscription costs $$.
pfft did u get this question on a study guide? :P u know using the internet is cheating!!
Could you at least tell me where you found the data you are wanting  me to analise? There is no way I can tell you what it's showing  without seeing the data chart. But Lucky you, I have already done  this, so here's your answer: The data from that website  shows that from 1916-19 the beer...
The Roarin' Twenties, because it was right after WWI (The War to End All Wars) and people were just ecstatic to have the war over with. Industries were booming and nothing could have been better for them.
The term Deutsches Reich translates as German Empire and refers to the German state from 1871 to 1945. In 1871, following the Franco-Prussian War, the German states, under the leadership of the most powerful state, Prussia, proclaimed the (second) German Empire with the King of Prussia to also be...
The Jazz Age or the Roaring Twenties
Immigration during the 1920s was an abundance of foreigners entering the United States. Many of these immigrants came over from their native lands to escape going to jail, poverty, discrimination or benefiting from our better economic status. When they arrived in the United Sates they weren't sure...
Earned Runs Average is computed by the formula: 9 x (Earned Runs Allowed/Innings Pitched). For example, if a pitcher threw 7 complete innings, allowing 4 earned runs, the formula would be: 9 x (4/7) = 5.14 ERA.
The 1920s era went by such names as the Jazz Age, the Age of Intolerance, and the Age of Wonderful Nonsense. Under any moniker, the era embodied the beginning of modern America. Numerous Americans felt buoyed up following World War I (1914-1918). America had survived a deadly worldwide influenza...
The basic economic and political policies that were pursued by the three conservative republican administrations in the 1920s was enhanced american prosperity.
National Prohibition in the US began in 1920 but support for it declined throughout the 1920s.
Industrializationindostrailisim Drought rising crop prices
There are many improvements over radio already although many have not taken advantage of most. HD radio has been released that offers much better signal strength and audio quality than FM radio had. Satellite radio also has these benefits. More on HD radio, now that some receivers are linked to the...
Unions lost many government contracts after WW I and many workers were out of jobs, including Union workers. There were many strikes during the 1920s and striker's grievances were generally valid, but few Americans or the government sided with the labor movement during the strikes. Many businesses...
  The closest date for which I can find listings is 1922, and there are several possible denominations. Please check your bill again and post a new question with its exact date and its denomination.
the flaming youth was many teens wanting drinking rights
A significant post-World War 1 American cultural trend of the 1920s  was the prohibition of alcohol. The 18th Amendment to the US  Constitution enforced a ban on the production and sale of alcoholic  drinks.
Yes there were many female singers in the entertainment industry during the roaring 20's
Some of the characteristics of the Roaring Twenties was the Jazz Age, the Prohibitation, the Flappers, and the Red Scare.. Also was the fads for bobbed hair, the production of Model T cars, and the invention of the radio.
Henry Ford made the car affordable to ordinary people. He had a factory with an assembly line which allowed him to build cheap cars. The Wright Brothers flew the first motor-powered airplane which affected the current day aircraft industry.
Chinese food was popular
Not only was it illegal all through the '20s in the United States and other several countries, but frowned upon by monkeys in capes.
Many historians do believe America changed for the better in the 1920s. The first world war was over, the country was stable and relatively prosperous. It was a decade of expanded opportunities for middle-class black people, as well as for middle-class women. It was an era of many new inventions...
Nativists believed there was a need to protect citizens against new  immigrants. They believed the foreign born were inferior to native  born United States citizens, and that they threatened the American  way of life, as well as took away jobs that should go to American  citizens.
Tariffs are not that high in the USA during the 1920s. European countries had high tariffs as well, definitely compared to the pre-WW1 period, but this was mostly because of problems reestablishing the gold standard
No. Betty Boop made her debut as a sexy canine cabaret singer in the Max Fleischer short "Dizzy Dishes" on Aug. 8, 1930
weak goverment, economic problems, wall street crash, depression
The Ku Klux Klan did more than lynch black people. They were major supporters of Prohibition and klansmen were high in government making more jobs for white people. the also beat up on immagrants especially catholics.
Nativism and the Red Scare played into Congressional limitations on  immigration in the 1920s. This is because people feared that a  Bolshevik revolution (which has just happened in Russia) would come  to the United States.
It lost every presidential election.
One problem in the 1920s was prohibition. It was the 18th Amendment to the Constitution prohibiting the manufacturing, sale, adn transportation of alcohol. Many people-especially women-thought this would be a great thing. Unfortunately, after the law passed, crime rates soared. Bootleggers-people...
The Roaring 20's was a time where most Americans were mystified by the false prosperity everyone had access to because of the introduction of a credit system. Business became a major part of the economy, caused by the industrialization of the country after the first world war.
yes,theydid It Was normat l am a nigerian.
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