Chapter 10: Essay Questions
Please choose ONE of the following
questions to answer in an essay form. The criteria for an acceptable essay must
include: a topic sentence, three supporting arguments with examples and
a conclusion. The outline below may be used during the quiz but only the
- How did the lives of women change during the 1920s?
Hint: social attitudes, fashion, work opportunities and home life
- What can you conclude from the fact that prohibition
failed to meet its goals? hint: reason for legislation, results of
legislation and enforcement
- Consider the Great Migration and the Harlem Renaissance
and their consequences. Describe the effects had on the country. Hint:
NAACP, impact of these events on cities, art, literature and music.
- What roles did education and/or the mass media play in
creating an American popular culture?