Quiz Me! - People: Roaring 20s Test your knowledge about people in the Roaring 20s! 1 / 10 This former U.S. President campaigned on a return to normalcy after World War I. Warren Harding William Howard Taft Calvin Coolidge Grover Cleveland 2 / 10 This lawyer famously told a Tennessee court, “If today you can take a thing like evolution and make it a crime to teach it in the public school, tomorrow you can make it a crime to teach it in the private schools...At the next session you may ban books and the newspapers…” William Jennings Bryan Stephen A. Douglas W.E.B. DuBois Clarence Darrow 3 / 10 The 29th US President was a conservative who wanted to decrease the role of government in the economy but also increase tariffs on imported goods in order to protect American business. He died halfway through his first term in office before a major scandal broke that has since tarnished his presidency. That scandal was known as - Watergate Credit Mobilier Scandal Teapot Dome Scandal XYZ Affair 4 / 10 Clarence Darrow was both a lawyer and civil rights advocate. He became notable because of his defense of a public school teacher accused of violating the Butler Act. Darrow’s arguments are considered a landmark defense of the Fifth Amendment Eighth Amendment First Amendment Sixth Amendment 5 / 10 Which of the following 1st Amendment rights were involved in the Gitlow decision? The Free Speech and Free Press rights The Free Speech and Assembly rights The Petition and Assembly rights The Establishment and Free Exercise Religious rights 6 / 10 Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor and the Distinguished Flying Cross in the United States, this aviator was also later awarded a German Medal of Honor in 1938 which was criticized by many Nazi critics in America. Orville Wright Charles A. Lindbergh Glenn Curtiss Alfred Thayer Mahan 7 / 10 The writings and speeches of this early civil rights advocate influenced both Malcom X and Martin Luther King Jr who believed he modeled pride and dignity in the African American community. Marcus Garvey John Lewis W.E.B. DuBois Frederick Douglass 8 / 10 This memoir was titled after the name of the plane where Charles A. Lindbergh completed the first nonstop, solo transatlantic flight from the United States to Paris, France. The memoir and plane were called the - Cross of Gold Spirit of St. Louis Lucky Lindy Lone Eagle 9 / 10 This notable person is known as the “Founder of the American Aircraft Industry.” Wilbur Wright Orville Wright Glenn Curtiss Charles Lindbergh 10 / 10 The person whose company built the largest fleet of airplanes used during World War I and manufactured a seaplane that was the first to be able to take off and land on the deck of a ship was also known as the “Father of Naval Aviation.” Glenn Curtiss Alvin York Philip Bazaar Alfred Thayer Mahan Your score is Try another 10!