American Propaganda Center Check

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American Propaganda Center Check

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    __________________________ was a group that organized the propaganda campaign to gain support for entering World War I and to invest money and time to the war effort.
    • A. 

      Farm and Garden Initiative

    • B. 

      Committee on Public Information

    • C. 

      Selective Service Act

    • D. 

      U.S. Food Administration

  • 2. 
    If you ___________________, you save something or keep something from being wasted.
    • A. 

      Conserve

    • B. 

      Antagonize

    • C. 

      Recruit

    • D. 

      Mobilize

  • 3. 
    _________________________________ is an idea or statement that is either false or exaggerated and is spread in order to help a political cause, a political leader, or a government.
    • A. 

      Propaganda

    • B. 

      Deploy

    • C. 

      Drive

    • D. 

      Mobilize

  • 4. 
    __________________________ was a law that required all men between the ages of 21 and 30 to register for the military reserves national lottery during World War I.
    • A. 

      The 21st Amendment

    • B. 

      Selective Service Act

    • C. 

      The Liberty Loan Drive

    • D. 

      A Propaganda Campaign

  • 5. 
    The _____________________________ is a system in which young people are required to join the armed forces of a country for a period of service.
    • A. 

      Draft

    • B. 

      Deploy

    • C. 

      Recruit

    • D. 

      War bond

  • 6. 
    A/an ___________________________ is using propaganda to reduce the amount and types of food people ate at home so that more food could be saved and sent the the troops overseas.
    • A. 

      Liberty loan drive

    • B. 

      Food conservation drive

    • C. 

      Farm and garden initiative

    • D. 

      Committee on public information

  • 7. 
    The __________________________ was a movement to get citizens to grow food in order to increase food production for the American and European soldiers fighting in World War I. 
    • A. 

      Farm and Garden Initiative

    • B. 

      Selective Service Act

    • C. 

      Committee on Public Information

    • D. 

      Appeal to Authority

  • 8. 
    _________________________ was a government agency under the direction of Herbert Hoover that worked to get food to U.S. and Allied troops fighting in World War I.
    • A. 

      U.S. Food Administration

    • B. 

      War Bond

    • C. 

      The Four Minute Men

    • D. 

      The Farm and Garden Initiative

  • 9. 
    __________________________ were public speakers who worked for the Committee on Public Information that spoke to different groups of people all over the nation about how to help in the war effort.
    • A. 

      The Red Cross

    • B. 

      Recruiters

    • C. 

      Four Minute Men

    • D. 

      The U.S> Food Administration

  • 10. 
    ______________________________ was an organization set up in 1864 to care for those who were wounded, sick, or homeless in wartime.
    • A. 

      The Initiative for Public Safety

    • B. 

      The Propaganda Campaign

    • C. 

      The Committee on Public Information

    • D. 

      The Red Cross

  • 11. 
    ____________________________ is allowing a person or group of people to only have a set amount of something each day for a certain length of time.
    • A. 

      Rationing

    • B. 

      Recruiting

    • C. 

      Mobilizing

    • D. 

      Surplus

  • 12. 
    _______________________ are loans to the federal government that the government will repay you in the future with a small amount of interest.
    • A. 

      Hooverizing

    • B. 

      Surplus

    • C. 

      Propaganda campaigns

    • D. 

      War bonds

  • 13. 
    If I ___________________________, then my job is to find and convince people to join the military.
    • A. 

      Recruit

    • B. 

      Deploy

    • C. 

      Hooverize

    • D. 

      Mobilize

  • 14. 
    ___________________________ was the the director of the Committee on Public Information during World War I.
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      Teddy Roosevelt

    • C. 

      Herbert Hoover

    • D. 

      George Creel

  • 15. 
    ___________________________  means to move troops into position for military action or to send troops into war.
    • A. 

      Hooverizing

    • B. 

      Mobilize

    • C. 

      Recruit

    • D. 

      Deploy