Brain Teasers
Brain Teasers Trivia Mentalrobics Games Community
Personal Links
Create a Quiz
Your Favorites
Your Watchlist
Browse Quizzes
All

Entertainment
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
Nature
Other
People
Religion
Science
Sports
Technology
Television

Random
Daily Quizzes
Search Quizzes

Advanced Search
Add to Google delicious Add to del.icio.us

More ways to get Braingle...
rss

Roaring Twenties: The Soldier Returns

The 1920's in America was known as the "Roaring Twenties". A lot of new inventions in the decade caused a boost in the economy. Do you know about the events of the 1920's in America and their impact on the world?


 

Quiz ID:#16578
Fun:*** (2.18)
Difficulty:** (1.81)
Category:History
Created By:chiliwormeater4*

 

 

 



#1   Soldiers had a hard time after the war for many reasons. Which one of these wasn't a problem for returning soldiers?







#2   The Canadian city Berlin was to have its name changed to rid the city of its German name. What name did Berlin get renamed to?







#3   The automobile did exist before the '20s, but it wasn't extremely popular at the time. Which of these isn't a reason for the automobile not being popular?






#4   The Stock Market became really popular in this decade. Why were so many people able to invest into the stock market?




#5   During this decade, Canada was making a change from a war-time economy to a peace-time economy. A lot of factories closed because their bombs and planes were no longer needed. Was there an economic recession in North America after the end of WWI?




#6   Women got a lot more rights in society during this decade. August 18, 1920 was the first time that women were allowed to vote in the United States.




#7   The radio became really popular in this decade. The first commercial radio station started broadcasting in 1922. What was the name of this radio station?

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#8   During this decade, dancing became more popular as a form of entertainment. The Charleston was one of the most popular dances in this decade.




#9   A lot changed in this decade, such as new inventions and a stronger economy. The decade ended with the stock market crash. What day of the week did the world "stop"?







#10   The car had become a lot more popular in this decade. What was the name of the car that Henry Ford had sold over 15 million units of?

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

 

 


   



Comments


You cannot read or post comments until you complete the quiz.

Back to Top



Users in Chat : fishmed 

Online Now: 8 users and 440 guests

Copyright © 1999-2014 | Updates | FAQ | RSS | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise

Custom Search





Sign In A Create a free account