Roaring 20's & Dirty 30's

Roaring 20's & Dirty 30's

Test your knowledge on one of the most glamorous periods in all of time.

published on May 22, 201229 responses 0

Name the comedy duo popular in the 20's and 30's
(Last name only & no ampersand)

Name the comedy duo popular in the 20's and 30's
(Last name only & no ampersand)

What does black Tuesday comemorate?

What does black Tuesday comemorate?
The day a building collapsed killing 686 people in 1931
The day the stocks became worth more and everyone got rich in 1922
The stock market crash of 1929
The day prohibition began

What is prohibition and what year was it put into action in America

What is prohibition and what year was it put into action in America
The banning of smoking - 1922
The banning of alcohol - 1920
The banning of things that were illegal - 1919
The banning of owning a firearm (with or without licence) - 1927

Which of these are songs from the 20's and 30's

Which of these are songs from the 20's and 30's
Select the three correct answers
Five Foot two eyes of blue
Yakety Yak
I'm Sitting on top of the world
HELP!
Sweet sixteen
Buddy can you spare a dime?
Chatanooga Choo Choo

What was the Jarrow Crusade?

What was the Jarrow Crusade?
A march From Jarrow to London to protest poverty & unemployment
A march from Jarrow to London to protest poor wages
A march from Jarrow to London to protest corrupt unions
A march from Jarrow to London to protest bad healthcare

Who is this?

Who is this?
A Chicago Mafia boss
An Atlanta Mafia boss
An Los Angeles Politician
A New York Police Chief

What was the name of the city of shacks that America's poorest lived in?

What was the name of the city of shacks that America's poorest lived in?
Shack-towns
Shackville's
Hooverville's
No-wheres

Which of these were famous actors from the 20's and 30's

Which of these were famous actors from the 20's and 30's
Select the four correct answers
Buster Keaton
Grace Kelly
Greta Garbo
Rita Hayworth
Marlon Brando
Fred Astaire
Joan Crawford
Frank Sinatra

Who is this famous Pianist, from the 20's?

Who is this famous Pianist, from the 20's?

What year did Prohibition end?

What year did Prohibition end?
1931
1932
1933
1934