At the end of World War One there were three main ethnic groups in the USA - White Anglo Saxon Protestants, 'new' immigrants from Eastern European and Mediterranean as well as black Americans.
What does the inscription say on the Statue of Liberty?
"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses."
"Give me your tired, your rich, your huddled masses."
"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled people."
Why did many immigrants come to the USA?
The American Adventure
The American Dream
The American Life
What does WASP stand for?
White Anglo Saxon Person
White Anglo Saxon Protestant
White Anglo Scottish Protestant
What was the US Governments policy on immigration before the 1920s?
'Open Door' policy
'Open Border' policy
'Revolving Door' policy
Where did WASPs come from?
Southern and Eastern Europe
Asia and Africa
Northern and Western Europe
Where in the USA did most ‘New immigrants’ settle?
The west coast and Alaska
The Southern States
North-east cities such as New York and Chicago
‘New immigrants’ and African Americans were often used to do what?
To break strikes
To work in the police and fire service
To join the military
In which Northern city was there serious race riots in 1919?
What was the ‘Red Scare’?
Fear of too much European influence in the USA
Fear of too much communist influence in the USA
Fear of too much African influence in the USA
The legal case of which two immigrants became famous in the 1920s?
Sacco and Vanzetti
Sasha and Vanzetti
Sacco and Franchetti