The 1920's

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  • 1. 
    WHAT WERE THE WOMEN WHO CHANGED STYLE TRENDS KNOWN AS?
    • A. 

      GOLDEN GIRLS

    • B. 

      JAZZ GIRLS

    • C. 

      FLAPPERS

    • D. 

      GATSBY GIRLS

  • 2. 
    WHO WAS A VIP IN THIS DECADE WHO WAS A FASHION ICON?
    • A. 

      AMELIA EARHART

    • B. 

      CLARA BARTON

    • C. 

      JOAN CRAWFORD

    • D. 

      COCO CHANEL

  • 3. 
    WHAT EVENT INFLUENCED THE FASHION TRENDS THE MOST FOR WOMEN?
    • A. 

      A DESIRE TO BE FREE-SPIRITED AFTER WWI

    • B. 

      THE MOVIES

    • C. 

      SPORTS

    • D. 

      THE GREAT DPERESSION

  • 4. 
    WHAT SPORT BECAME A SPORT FOR THE MIDDLE CLASS?
    • A. 

      TENNIS

    • B. 

      GOLF

    • C. 

      BASEBALL

    • D. 

      GREYHOUND DOG RACING

  • 5. 
    WHO WAS THE BIG CHEESE IN THE BASEBALL WORLD AND WHAT TEAM DID HE PLAY FOR?
    • A. 

      BABE RUTH- NY YANKEES

    • B. 

      BABE RUTH- NY METS

    • C. 

      BABE RUTH- LA DODGERS

    • D. 

      MICKEY MANTLE- DETROIT TIGERS

  • 6. 
    WHAT SPORT WAS INVENTED IN THE 20'S
    • A. 

      PING PONG

    • B. 

      WATER SKIING

    • C. 

      TENNIS

    • D. 

      TENNIS

  • 7. 
    WHO WAS THE FUNNY LITTLE MAN OF SILENT FILM INT HE 1920'S?
    • A. 

      GEORGE GERSHWIN

    • B. 

      WALT DISNEY

    • C. 

      CHARLIE CHAPLIN

    • D. 

      RUDOLPH VALENTINO

  • 8. 
    WHICH TWO PEOPLE FLEW ACROSS THE ATLANTIC?
    • A. 

      CHARLES LINDBERG AND JOAN CRAWFORD

    • B. 

      HENRY FORD AND AMELIA EARHART

    • C. 

      AMELIA EARHART AND CHARLES LINDBERG

    • D. 

      WALT DISNEY AND CHARLES LINDBERG

  • 9. 
    WHO WAS A FAMOUS GANGSTER WHO WAS ONLY CAUGHT BECAUSE OF TAX EVASION AND NOT FOR ALL OF HIS REAL CRIMES?
    • A. 

      MUGSY MALONE

    • B. 

      JOHN DILLINGER

    • C. 

      BUGSY SEGAL

    • D. 

      AL CAPONE

  • 10. 
    WHAT WAS THE NAME OF THE MOST POPULAR DANCE?
    • A. 

      CHARLESTON

    • B. 

      JITTERBUG

    • C. 

      TWIST

    • D. 

      MACARANA

  • 11. 
    WHICH WAS NOT A CRAZE OR FAD?
    • A. 

      KING TUT

    • B. 

      FLAG POLE SITTING

    • C. 

      CROSSWORD PUZZLES

    • D. 

      INSTANT MESSAGING

  • 12. 
    WHICH AMENDMENT PROHIBITED THE SALE OF ALCOHOL?
    • A. 

      17

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      21

  • 13. 
    WHAT WAS THE ILLEGAL TRANSPORTATION AND SELLING OF LIQUOR CALLED?
    • A. 

      MOONSHINING

    • B. 

      BOOTLEGGING

    • C. 

      BOOZING

    • D. 

      ORGANIZED CRIME

  • 14. 
    WHAT WAS A DRINKING ESTABLISHMENT KNOWN AS?
    • A. 

      BAR

    • B. 

      BEER JOINT

    • C. 

      SPEAK EASY

    • D. 

      DOWNTOWN SALLY'S

  • 15. 
    WHAT WAS THEM MOST POPULAR FORM OF MUSIC AND A NAME GIVEN TO THE AGE BY F. SCOTT FITZGERALD?
    • A. 

      JAZZ

    • B. 

      BIG BAND

    • C. 

      SWING

    • D. 

      ROARING