America\'s Time Line Review 1492 - 1899. These two brothers were first to fly in 1903. Who were the Wright Brothers?. This war began in 1914. America joined the action in 1917. This war ended in 1918. What was World War I?. Daily Double.
1492 - 1899
This revolution which mass produced and modernized America continued through the early 1900s. It filled the air with pollution and overworked the factory worker, which included school aged children.
Hiroshima and Nagasaki were the cities devastated by atom bomb in 1945, to end World War II.
In 1947, he played baseball for the Brooklyn Dodgers to break baseball’s color barrier
Who wasJackie Robinson?
It began in the late ‘40s and was the name of a non-physical war between Russia and America, or the communists against the free world.
What was the Cold War
What was television?
The name given to arrival of the suburbs in the early 1950s.
True/FalseThe Mercury 7 was the name of America’s first astronauts as America and Russia began the space race in the late 50s/early 60s
Civil Rights Movement?
True/False:The Vietnam War tore apart America in the 1960s
What is true? Disagreement over the police conflict in Southeast Asia (Vietnam) caused a great unrest in the cities and college campuses throughout America
President Kennedy began it and President Johnson signed it into law
What is the Civil Rights Act of 1964?
American President who resigned from office in 1974, only 10 months after Spiro Agnew, his vice-president did the same.
It was built in the early 1960s; came down in 1989. It was the symbol of the Cold War.
What was the Berlin Wall?
True/false:The early 1980s saw the personal computer (PCs) enter the family home
What is true? Macs, IBM, Apple and Tandy were just a few to lead the way
Communication nickname given to the 20th Century
What was the Information Age?
Radio computer Television Camera
Video Camera Phones DVD
CD Magazines newspaper books
audio equipment posters clothing
Along with the election of Barack Obama, this is the most important event of the new millennium
What was 9/11?
Ground Zero as it appears today