WW I & the Great Depression Jeopardy!
WW I & Great Depression Jeopardy! 20’s People The New Deal World War I On the Homefront After the War Great Depression $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500
A famous baseball player who was the first to hit 60 homeruns in one season Who is Babe Ruth?
The track star from the U.S. to win 4 Olympic gold medals in 1936 Who is Jesse Owens?
A singer and trumpeter that helped make jazz popular in the 20’s Who is Louie Armstrong?
The first person to fly alone across the Atlantic Ocean Who is Charles Lindbergh?
Roosevelt promised to give the people a “New Deal” by creating programs to help them What is the reason Americans elected Franklin D. Roosevelt?
A program that built dams to control floods and bring electricity to people in the southeastern rural areas What is the Tennessee Valley Authority?
A project that involved soil conservation and tree planting that put young men back to work What is the Civilian Conservation Corps?
A New Deal project that gave people jobs building highways, bridges, public buildings, parks and airports What is the Works Progress Administration?
Germany attacked American ships What is the reason the U.S. entered the war?
The name of the passenger ship the Germans sunk What is the Lusitania?
Great Britain, France and United States Who are The Allied Powers?
Germany, Austria-Hungry, Italy Who are the Axis powers?
A factory owner who used assembly lines to build cars Who is Henry Ford?
The new workers in factories during World War I? Who are African Americans and women?
The senate worried the U.S. might be pulled into more wars What is the reason the U.S. did not join the League of Nations?
By setting limits called rations on goods the civilians could use What is the way the U.S. government created more supplies for soldiers during the war?
The Treaty of Versailles Why did Allied leaders meet in France in 1919?
There was a boom in the economy What happened to the U.S. economy when the war ended?
By taking land and money from Germany What is the way the Allied leaders wanted to punish Germany?
The economy grew weak in 1929 What happened to the economy after the Stock Market Crash?
There was a bad drought and the soil turned to dust What made life very hard for farmers in the Great Plains?
During the Great Depression the demand for goods was down What is the reason the supply of goods went down?
Stores could not sell their goods and business went down Why did the supply of goods go down?
Many bank customers lost their life savings What happened to bank customers when the banks closed?
Final Jeopardy Category Great Depression
Final Jeopardy Response What was the name of the drought in the Great Plains?