Cards in this guide (23)
What did the 19th amendment do
it gave women the right to vote
Who were flappers
During the 1920's the flappers represented a change in the
American woman in society. They started showing skin with shorter
skirts. They started wearing shorter hair and makeup. The skinny
boyish figure was stylish at this time and, in some cases, so was
unisex fashion. They drank, smoked, cursed, danced, participated in
petting parties, and engaged in other activities seen as scandalous
by the society of the day.
Who were the Okies
Oklahoma Dust Bowl farmers who migrated to California to find
A protective tariff on manufactured goods would cause the prices of those goods to go lower or higher
generally, the price would go higher.
What world war was daylight saving time first widely used
Why was political change for women difficult before 1920
Social attitudes about women made change difficult.
What issues encouraged membership in the Communist Party
Racial discrimination and poverty were issues that encouraged
Communist Party membership.
What was one reason for the founding of the NAACP
Some of the reasons for the founding of the NAACP were:
- The desire to oppose racism
- African Americans' desire for more opportunities
- Jim Crow laws
- Segregation laws
Which vice president was sworn in as the 30th president following president Hardings death
Calvin Coolidge was the one.
Which leader helped to found the NAACP
W. E. B. DuBois helped to found the NAACP.
What group besides African Americans suffered from Ku Klux Klan attacks
What was true about Margaret Sanger
Her work was considered out of line with a traditional way of life.
What has allowed a different view of African American history
systematic and scientific methods
Why is Muhammad Ali important in American history
He was one of the African-Americans that proved that Whites were
not physically superior to African-Americans, which was not widely
What group setout to make sure women knew how to use their votes wisely
League of Women Voters (apex)
In the negro speaks of rivers what does the poet use rivers to symbolize
The American Woman Suffrage Association and the National Woman Suffrage association disagreed on
support for african american suffrage APEX :)
Who was famous poet during the Harlem Renaissance
Which of the following best describes Warren Hardings attitude toward business
he wanted to support business growth
In the 1920s the actions that Americans took as a result of their xenophobia were a large part of the return to
What action did the US government take after the bisbee deportation
presidential commission found it illegal. (Apex:)
which characteristics best describe aaron douglass's painting, song of the towers
Which is true of Pullman porters in the 1920s
Pullman porters needed a union because they were not treated well.