Modern US History I0 / 6500

18 Questions

1900 - Present; a lot about World War I

  • The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, CA opened in what year?
  • Senator Robert F Kennedy was assassinated by Sirhan Sirhan on June 6, 1968; what was his prevailing motivation?
  • Big Four was the name given to which group of leaders during WWI?
  • The Civil Rights Act was signed into law by which president and in what year?
  • In 1972, Gloria Steinem founded which popular feminist publication?
  • Which civil rights case ruled that interracial marriage bans were unconstitutional?
  • Which constitutional amendment ratified in 1913, led citizens directly voting for their representation in the US Senate?
  • Which military act was the first to involve engaged aircraft carriers?
  • President Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points promoted the idea of what?
  • Which cabinet appointment is unique to the presidency of Joe Biden?
  • Which event happened during Reagan's inauguration?
  • The US is home to the 3 longest suspension bridges in the world, which of the following is not one of them?
  • Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were convicted in 1951 and executed in 1953 for what crime?
  • Which was not the cause of the US entering WWI?
  • The stock market crash of October 1929 became known as what?
  • The New Deal was signed into law in what year?
  • Before FDR was minted onto the dime what icon proceeded him?
  • Which initiative led to the first nuclear weapons developed in the United States?