Glossary of BJUP American Republic Chapter 24 - 1920s
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- Who was elected President in 1920 and had a slogan of "return to normalcy" ?
- Warren G. Harding
- What limited naval shipbuilding by the 5 major powers?
- Treaty of Washington - 1921
- What treaty was signed with 62 other nations in 1928 to outlaw war?
- Kellogg-Briand Peace Pact
- Who became President after Harding?
- Calvin Coolidge
- What American pilot was a hero of the 1920s and what did he accomplish in 1927?
- Charles A. Lindbergh (first to fly nonstop across the Atlantic Ocean)
- What rebellious girls became the symbol of the Roaring Twenties?
- What was the 18th Amendment in 1919?
- Prohibition (made intoxicating liquors illegal)
- What were illegal taverns called?
- What was the big business of selling illegal liquor?
- Who was the leader of a large crime ring in Chicago nicknamed "Scarface"?
- Al Capone
- What famous trial took place as a result of the teaching of evolution?
- Scopes Trial (Dayton, Tennessee)
- Who used government property for his own profit and became the first cabinet member in history to be imprisoned for misdeeds in office?
- Albert B. Fall
- What act of corruption is associated with Albert B. Fall?
- Teapot Dome Scandal
- What Republican was elected President in 1928?
- Herbert Hoover
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