Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

5th SS Unit 3

WWI & Post War

Why did it take America 3 years to enter WWI? America wanted to isolated themselves from the war because they felt it was not their responsibility.
What weapon was a large reason why the US entered WWI? Submarines
How did Babe Ruth most impact baseball? He was very entertaining and it made people want to watch him play
What was the main event that started WWI? the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand
What main countries made up Allied Forces? Russia, Great Britain, U.S and France
What is specialization? Who specialize in using an assembly line build automobiles? Doing one thing and becoming an expert at that one thing. Henry Ford specialized in building cars on assembly lines
What was the name of the treaty signed in Paris, France at the end of the war? Treaty of Versailles
Who was the President of the United States during WWI? Woodrow Wilson
What is an alliance? an agreement between nations to defend one another
What impact did the US entering WWI have? The US entering the war gave the Allies the push they needed to force the Germans to retreat and surrender.
Why are the 1920s referred to as the "Roaring Twenties?" Widespread social economic changes occurred
What invention entertained people and changed the way people got their news? the Radio
A type of music that began in New Orleans and was first made by enslaved African Americans Jazz
He was the first person to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic Ocean Charles Lindbergh
A period in the 1920s when major works (music, poetry, art) were created by African American writers and poets Harlem Renaissance
A famous African American author who wrote POEMS, books, and plays about the lives of African Americans Langston Hughes
Popular baseball pitcher and outfielder for the NY Yankees who set the homerun record during the 1927 season Babe Ruth
Famous entrepreneur who made the model T on an assembly line; building automobiles faster and less expensive Henry Ford
Influential African American jazz MUSICIAN and singer; played the trumpet Louis Armstrong
Created by: tmixon13
Popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards