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The Jazz Age. Cultural Climate of the 1920’s and 1930’s. Read each question carefully!. Click on the best answer. The screen will let you know if your answer is correct or incorrect. Click on the black arrow for the next question. Good luck!.

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The jazz age

The Jazz Age

Cultural Climate of the 1920’s and 1930’s


Read each question carefully

Read each question carefully!

Click on the best answer.

The screen will let you know if your answer is correct or incorrect.

Click on the black arrow for the next question. Good luck!


Which of the following musicians is known for playing jazz music on the trumpet
Which of the following musicians is known for playing jazz music on the trumpet?

A Bessie Smith

B Aaron Copland

C Louis Armstrong

D George Gershwin


Yes! music on the trumpet?


Sorry
Sorry! music on the trumpet?

Louis Armstrong played the trumpet and was known for jazz music during the Harlem Renaissance.


What artist was known for urban scenes and later scenes of the southwest
What artist was known for urban scenes and later scenes of the Southwest?

A Jacob Lawrence

B Georgia O’Keefe

C Aaron Copland

D John Steinbeck


Yes! the Southwest?


Sorry1
Sorry! the Southwest?

Georgia O’Keefe painted urban scenes and later Southwest scenes.


Aaron copland was known for
Aaron Copland was known for- the Southwest?

A playing jazz music

B painting pictures of the Great Migration

C writing poetry

D composing uniquely American music


Yes! the Southwest?


Sorry2
Sorry! the Southwest?

Aaron Copland was a composer of uniquely American music during the 1920’s.


How did the harlem renaissance impact american life
How did the Harlem Renaissance impact American life? the Southwest?

A It revealed the freshness and variety of African American culture.

B It revealed problems with child labor.

C It revealed the availability of jobs in the cities.

D It revealed new inventions being created in cities.


Yes you are a star
Yes! You are a star! the Southwest?


Sorry3
Sorry! the Southwest?

The Harlem Renaissance revealed the freshness and variety of African American culture.


Which of the following novelist wrote about the jazz age of the 1920 s
Which of the following novelist wrote about the Jazz Age of the 1920’s?

A John Lawrence

B John Steinbeck

C F. Scott Fitzgerald

D Aaron Copland


Yes! the 1920’s?


Sorry4
Sorry! the 1920’s?

F. Scott Fitzgerald was the novelist who wrote about the Jazz Age of the 1920’s.


Who was the painter who chronicled the experience of the great migration north
Who was the painter who chronicled the experience of the Great Migration north?

A Langston Hughes

B Jacob Lawrence

C Aaron Copland

D Georgia O’Keefe


Yes! Great Migration north?


Sorry5
Sorry! Great Migration north?

Jacob Lawrence was the painter who chronicled the experiences of the Great Migration north.


Who was the poet who combined experiences of african and american cultural roots
Who was the poet who combined experiences of African and American cultural roots?

A George Gershwin

B Aaron Copland

C Jacob Lawrence

D Langston Hughes


Yes you sure aren t monkeying around
Yes! American cultural roots?You sure aren’t monkeying around!


Sorry6
Sorry! American cultural roots?

Langston Hughes was the poet who combined African and American cultural roots in his poetry.


Who was a composer of uniquely american music
Who was a composer of uniquely American music? American cultural roots?

A Jacob Lawrence

B F. Scott Fitzgerald

C George Gershwin

D John Steinbeck


Yes! American cultural roots?

Jackpot!



Who was a blues singer during the harlem renaissance
Who was a blues singer during the Harlem Renaissance? American cultural roots?

A Bessie Smith

B Georgia O’Keefe

C Jane Addams

D Susan B. Anthony


Yes! American cultural roots?


Sorry8
Sorry! American cultural roots?

Bessie Smith was a blues singer during the Harlem Renaissance.


Who was a novelist who portrayed poor migrant workers during the 1930 s
Who was a novelist who portrayed poor migrant workers during the 1930’s?

A Langston Hughes

B Jacob Lawrence

C F. Scott Fitzgerald

D John Steinbeck


Yes! the 1930’s?


Sorry9
Sorry! the 1930’s?

John Steinbeck was a novelist who wrote about poor migrant workers during the 1930’s.


Who was a jazz composer during the 1920 s that played the piano
Who was a jazz composer during the 1920 the 1930’s?’s that played the piano?

A Louis Armstrong

B Duke Ellington

C John Steinbeck

D Aaron Copland


Yes that was quite a trick you pulled out of your hat
Yes! the 1930’s?That was quite a trick you pulled out of your hat!


Sorry10
Sorry! the 1930’s?

Duke Ellington was a jazz composer known for playing the piano during the 1920’s.


What was the harlem renaissance
What was the Harlem Renaissance? the 1930’s?

A A musical production performed in New York.

B A time period that drew upon Hispanic culture.

C A time period that drew upon black culture.

D A musical production performed in New Orleans.


Yes! the 1930’s?


Sorry11
Sorry! the 1930’s?

The Harlem Renaissance was a time period that drew upon the heritage of black culture to establish themselves as powerful forces for cultural change.


When did the harlem renaissance take place
When did the Harlem Renaissance take place? the 1930’s?

A 1920’s and 1930’s

B 1930’s and 1940’s

C 1950’s and 1960’s

D 1970’s and 1980’s


Yes! the 1930’s?


Sorry12
Sorry! the 1930’s?

The Harlem Renaissance took place in the 1920’s and 1930’s.


How was the period of the 1920 s and 1930 s important to american culture
How was the period of the 1920’s and 1930’s important to American culture?

A It had no impact on American culture

B It impacted space travel

C It impacted industry

D It impacted art, literature and music


Yes! American culture?


Sorry13
Sorry! American culture?

The 1920’s and 1930’s ushered in many changes in American art, literature and music.


Following which major event did the harlem renaissance take place
Following which major event did the Harlem Renaissance take place?

A Westward Expansion

B Spanish American War

C World War I

D World War II


Yes! place?


Sorry14
Sorry! place?

The Harlem Renaissance occurred directly following World War I.



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