American Journey 25-3

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Quiz on 25-3 from American Journey


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  • 1. 
    A migrant worker was:
    • A. 

      Someone from Mexico

    • B. 

      A grape farmer led by Cesar Chavez

    • C. 

      An illegal alien

    • D. 

      Someone who moves from place to place to build thing

    • E. 

      A nomadic farmer

  • 2. 
    What is an "Okie"?
    • A. 

      A friend of Annie Oakley, a popular character of the time

    • B. 

      A fan of Oliver Oaken on Hannah Montana

    • C. 

      Someone from Oklahoma

    • D. 

      A person who did not lose their job during the depression for whom everything was "a-okay"

  • 3. 
    Hattie Caraway became the first female justice of the Supreme Court
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Francis Perkins was a cabinet member and FDR's secretary of labor
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What was the Dust Bowl?
    • A. 

      A large cooking bowl filled with flour that made clouds of dust, which everyone had to share because food was so scarce

    • B. 

      A big thunderstorm in the Great Plains region

    • C. 

      A football event, similar to the Rose Bowl and the Sugar Bowl

    • D. 

      Sand blowing across the Great Plains regions, creating "black blizzards"

    • E. 

      Soil particles that were loosened with farming and spread during a drought with strong winds

  • 6. 
    The Indian Reorganization Act of 1934:
    • A. 

      Placed Native Americans on reservations

    • B. 

      Paid Native Americans to not seek revenge and war

    • C. 

      Restored tribal governments and gave them money

    • D. 

      Bought land for the Native Americans to live on

    • E. 

      Built schools to help Native Americans get organized

  • 7. 
    Who fought in the Spanish Civil War of 1936?
    • A. 

      Germany and Italy

    • B. 

      Spain and Portugal

    • C. 

      Spain and America

    • D. 

      Spain and Spain

    • E. 

      Spain and Andalusia

  • 8. 
    Fascism is
    • A. 

      Being fasc-ionable

    • B. 

      A guy in Spain from 1936

    • C. 

      A political philosophy which holds the nation second to the individual and really pushes for humanitarianism

    • D. 

      A political philosophy which supports dictatorship

    • E. 

      A philosophy of the political sort which says a whole lot of things about a whole lot of people and is really just mumbo-jumboed jargon

  • 9. 
    Which of the following states was not affected by the Dust Bowl?
    • A. 

      Kansas

    • B. 

      Oklahoma

    • C. 

      Mississippi

    • D. 

      California

    • E. 

      North Dakota