Culture Red Scare Amendments
What political party were Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover all apart of?
Who promised to return the country to normal after WWI?
How did Coolidge become president?
Harding died in office
President Coolidge said, “The business of America is” what?
In which scandal did Secretary Fall receive bribes for leasing out oil fields?
Tea Pot Dome Scandal
What did the government do in the 20’s to stimulate the economy?
Reduced taxes and regulations
What effect did installment buying have on demand in the economy?
How do buying stocks help businesses?
Gives them money to expand
What person inspired America and was a hero by being the first to fly across the Atlantic Ocean?
What is the term for Coolidge’s philosophy on how the government should handle business? (Government should stay hands off of business)
What new form of music spread from New Orleans to all over America?
Who wrote The Great Gatsby?
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Who is given credit for starting Jazz?
What is the one word you should associate with the Lost Generation writers?
( Really mad b/c something isn’t the way you thought it was)
What was the goal of the artists during the Harlem Renaissance?
Promote Black pride and unity/ Search for identity
What form of government did people fear during the Red Scare?
What revolution abroad sparked the Red Scare in America?
What group did many Americans fear during the 20’s Red Scare?
What were the names of the two Italian anarchists who were unfairly executed during the Red Scare ?
Sacco and Vanzetti
What was passed to limit immigration? (There were no limits on immigrants from Mexico) National Origins Act
This amendment repealed prohibition.
This amendment ensures fair and speedy trials.
This amendment gave citizenship to everyone regardless of race.
This says power will go to people before the government.
This amendment said senators will be directly elected by the people.
What group was formed during the 20’s to protect individual rights?