APUSH Chapter 31

The red scare of 1919-1920 was provoked bythe public’s association of labor violence with its fear of revolution
Disillusioned by war and peace, Americans in the 1920s did all of the following exceptenter a decade of economic difficulties
Businesspeople used the red scare tobreak the backs of fledgling unions
The most tenacious pursuer of ‘radical’ elements during the red scare wasA. Mitchell Palmer
The post-World War Ku Klux Klan advocated all of the following exceptopposition to prohibition
The Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s was a reaction againstthe forces of diversity and modernity that were transforming American culture
Immigration restrictions of the 1920s were introduced as a result ofthe nativist belief that northern Europeans were superior to southern and eastern Europeans
The Immigration Act of 1924 was formulated to impose immigration quotas based onnationality
Generally, the immigration quota system adopted in the 1920s tended to discriminate againstsouthern and eastern Europeans
To achieve class and political solidarity, immigrant workers primarily had to overcomeethnic diversity
Enforcement of the Volstead Act met the strongest resistance fromeastern city dwellers
The first Polish immigrants to come to America arrivedat Jamestown in 1608
Many Polish peasants learned about America from all of the following sources exceptCatholic missionaries
Most Americans assumed that prohibitionwould be permanent
The most spectacular example of lawlessness in the 1920s wasChicago
John Dewey can rightly be called the “father of _________________.”progressive education
According to John Dewey, a teacher’s primary goal is toeducate a student for life
Of the following, the one least related to the other four isFrederick W. Taylor
The trial of John Scopes in 1925 centered on the issue ofteaching evolution in public schools
After the Scopes “Monkey Trial,”fundamentalist religion remained a vibrant force in American spiritual life
All of the following helped to make the prosperity of the 1920a possible exceptgovernment stimulation of the economy
The main problem faced by American manufacturers in the 1920 involveddeveloping a market of people to buy their products
Bruce Barton, author of The Man Nobody Knows, expressed admiration for Jesus Christ because Bartonbelieved that Christ was the best advertising man of all time
The prosperity that developed in the 1920s helpedto accumulate a cloud of debt
The central character in Bruce Barton’s The Man Nobody Knows wasJesus Christ
Henry Ford’s contribution to the automobile industry wasrelatively cheap automobiles
Frederick W. Taylor, a prominent inventor and engineer, was best know for hisefforts to promote efficiency by eliminated wasted motions
Before the automobile, the ________________ industry dominated the American economy.steel
The automobile revolution resulted in all of the following exceptthe increased dependence of women on men
One complaint lodged by the U.S. Immigration Commission against Polish immigrants was thatthey sent too much money home
The first “talkie” motion picture wasThe Jazz Singer
With the advent of radio and motion pictures,much of the rich diversity of immigrant culture was lost
Automobiles, radios, and motion picturescontributed to the standardization of American life
The 1920 census revealed that for the first time mostAmericans lived in cities
Margaret Sanger was most noted for her advocacy ofbirth control
Job opportunities for women in the 1920stended to cluster in a few low-paying fields
To justify their new sexual frankness, many Americans citedthe theories of Sigmund Freud
Jazz music was developed byAmerican blacks
Marcus Garvey, founder of the United Negro Improvement Association, is known for all of the following exceptestablishing the idea of the talented tenth to lead African-Americans
Match each literary figure with the correct work. A. Earnest Hemingway B. F. Scott Fitzgerald C. Sinclair Lewis D. William Faulkner 1. The Sun Also Rises 2. Main Street 3. The Sound and the Fury 4. The Great Gatsby(D) A-1, B-4, C-2, D-3
Buying stock “on margin” meantmaking only a small down payment
During Andrew Mellon’s long tenure as secretary of the treasury, his policieslowered the national debt
As secretary of the treasury, Andrew Mellon placed the tax burden on themiddle-income groups