AMERICA: PATHWAYS TO THE PRESENT HOME PAGE Postwar Social Change, 1920–1929 Self-Test Results of the quiz. 1. The Scopes trial was about the teaching of CORRECT: evolution in public schools. 2. What was a flapper? CORRECT: a popular image of a 1920s woman 3. Edward Kennedy Ellington was better known as CORRECT: "Duke." 4. The Eighteenth Amendment CORRECT: prohibited alcohol. 5. Which of the following art forms came to define the decade of the 1920s? CORRECT: jazz music 6. Which of the following is one way women's roles in society changed during the 1920s? CORRECT: Women were elected to state and national government. 7. The rise of the American mass media led to CORRECT: the development of a common national culture. 8. Books by authors of the Lost Generation encouraged many young Americans to CORRECT: rebel against their parents' culture. 9. In national elections in the 1920s, most women voted CORRECT: along the same lines as men. 10. The Harlem Renaissance was CORRECT: an African American literary awakening. 11. Which of the following was a result of Prohibition? CORRECT: Crime organizations grew rich selling alcohol. 12. In Chicago, one result of the Great Migration was CORRECT: racial tensions and mob violence. 13. Lindbergh, Earhart, and the Wrights were pioneers in which of the following fields? CORRECT: aviation 14. During the 1920s, spectator sports became CORRECT: big business. 15. Fundamentalism refers to a CORRECT: conservative religious movement. 16. During the 1920s, many Americans became uncomfortable with rapidly changing CORRECT: morals and values. 17. What was significant about the movie The Jazz Singer? CORRECT: It was the first "talkie," or movie with sound. 18. Speakeasies allowed people to CORRECT: drink alcohol during Prohibition. 19. Marcus Garvey encouraged African Americans to CORRECT: move to Africa. 20. In the 1920s, many African Americans moved to northern cities to escape CORRECT: the Jim Crow laws. You got 20 out of 20 correct. mra 7204 view Try again.