The ‘Open Door’ policy and immigration

1

What does the inscription on the Statue of Liberty read?

2

Why did many immigrants come to the USA?

3

What does the term WASP stand for?

4

The US policy on immigration was described as what until the early 1920s?

5

Where did the WASPs or ‘Old immigrants’ originally come from?

6

Where did the wave of ‘New immigrants’ come from in the late 19th and early 20th centuries?

7

The majority of ‘New immigrants’ settled in which region of the USA?

8

Which is the correct name for a ‘New immigrant’ community in New York?

9

‘New immigrants’ and African Americans were often used to do what?

10

What does strike breaking refer to?

11

Which northern city experienced extreme race riots in 1919 in which 138 people died?

12

What does the ‘Melting Pot’ theory mean?

13

What does the ‘Salad Bowl’ theory mean?

14

What was the ‘Red Scare’?

15

The case of which two immigrants became headline news in the 1920s?