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2 JEOPARDY 1920s

3 Categories Prohibition Harlem Renaissance Artists of the 20s Lifestyles Vocabulary Hodge Podge

4 Final Jeopardy

5 What was The Great Gatsby? This was F. Scott Fitzgerald’s most famous novel about the lifestyles of the wealthy during the Roaring 20’s.

6 What are speakeasies? People met in these to drink illegal liquor during the 20s.

7 What is: 1. It took away grain from the troops and 2. They didn’t want to support German breweries. Drinking alcohol was considered unpatriotic for two reasons. Name one.

8 What is the 18 th Amendment? Which constitutional amendment was repealed, allowing alcohol sales to become legal again.

9 Who were Temperance workers? These people worried that people who drank alcohol spent needed food money and became violent. They fought to make alcohol illegal.

10 This event in history caused an increase in organized crime. What was Prohibition?

11 This man was a popular trumpet player and singer during the 20s. Who was Louis Armstrong?

12 Duke Ellington and Bessie Smith were these. What are musicians?

13 This poet wrote “Dream Variations,” “A Raisin in the Sun,” and “I, Too.” Who was Langston Hughes?

14 This painter created scenes of the Great Migration. Who was Jacob Lawrence?

15 This was the primary theme of poetry from the Harlem Renaissance. What is racial pride?

16 F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote about the lives of these kinds of people. What are the wealthy?

17 Daily Double “Don’t Choke!”

18 Who was Aaron Copland? Name the musician who wrote the song you hear.

19 Name the artist of the print shown. Who is Georgia O’Keefe?

20 This musician wrote “An American in Paris,” “I Got Rhythm,” and “Rhapsody in Blue.” Who was George Gerschwin?

21 This author wrote The Grapes of Wrath and wrote about the lives of ordinary people. Who was John Steinbeck

22 This system limited immigration from Asia and Eastern Europe. What is the quota system?

23 Buying on credit is also known as this. What is installment buying?

24 The mass movement of black Americans to find jobs in the North was known as this. What was the Great Migration?

25 The rebirth of African- American arts and literature in the 1920s was known as this. What was the Harlem Renaissance?

26 Daily Double “Don’t Choke!”

27 This was the primary reason why farmers faced a depression. What is overproduction or oversupply of crops?

28 Young women who bobbed their hair and rolled up their stockings were nicknamed these. What are flappers?

29 Men who wore baggy pants and raccoon coats were nicknamed these. What were sheiks?

30 This invention helped develop highways, restaurants, tourism, and motels. What was the automobile?

31 This invention by Guglielmo Marconi changed communication in America. What is the radio?

32 This group discriminated against people of other races and religions. Who was the Ku Klux Klan?

33 This group suffered economic setbacks in the ‘20s due to oversupply of their products. Who were the farmers?

34 This was the most popular dance of the 20s. What is the Charleston?

35 What is vote? In 1920, women won the right to do this.

36 What is, “It would create jobs.”? Prohibition was repealed during the Great Depression for this reason.

37 What is true? True or False: During the 1920s, there were serious underlying economic problems, even though everything looked normal on the surface.

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