People Of The 1920s, Quiz

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This quiz is about some of the famous people of the 1920s.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the Spirit of St. Louis?
    • A. 

      The name of Charles Lindbergh's plane

    • B. 

      A piece of music composed by Aaron Copland

    • C. 

      A painting by Georgia O'Keeffe

    • D. 

      The fan club of Amelia Earhart's

  • 2. 
    Which of these type of characters would most likely have been read about in a John Steinbeck novel?
    • A. 

      A city person of the 1920s

    • B. 

      A war hero from the Great War

    • C. 

      The president and political workers

    • D. 

      A poor, migrant worker

  • 3. 
    Who wrote the Great Gatsby?
    • A. 

      Charles Lindbergh

    • B. 

      Aaron Copland

    • C. 

      F. Scott Fitzgerald

    • D. 

      George Gershwin

  • 4. 
    What did Amelia Earhart try to accomplish in the 1930s?   
    • A. 

      Become the first woman to fly from North America to South America?

    • B. 

      Become the first woman to fly across the world

    • C. 

      Become the first woman to fly a commercial airline

    • D. 

      Become the first woman pilot in a major war

  • 5. 
    What happened to Charles Lindbergh's son in 1932?
    • A. 

      He was kidnapped

    • B. 

      He was the second person to fly solo across the ocean

    • C. 

      He met his father in Europe

    • D. 

      He graduated from Princeton

  • 6. 
    Georgia O'Keeffe was known for her paintings of:
    • A. 

      Former presidents

    • B. 

      Migrant workers

    • C. 

      The Harlem Renaissance

    • D. 

      Urban scenes and scenes from the American Southwest

  • 7. 
    Which of these books was NOT a famous book written in the 1920s/1930s?
    • A. 

      The Great Gatsby

    • B. 

      The Grapes of Wrath

    • C. 

      Tortilla Flat

    • D. 

      The Jungle

  • 8. 
    Most of the people you've read about from the 1920s spent time living in which state:
    • A. 

      Amarillo, Texas

    • B. 

      Chicago, Illinois

    • C. 

      New York City, New York

    • D. 

      Williamsburg, Virginia

  • 9. 
    Which of these people were famous composers of the 1920s?
    • A. 

      F. Scott Fitzgerald and John Steinbeck

    • B. 

      Aaron Copland and George Gershwin

    • C. 

      Georgia O'Keeffe and Aaron Copland

    • D. 

      George Gershwin and John Steinbeck

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