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The Evolution of American Women during the 1920s

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The Evolution of American Women Quiz

The Evolution of American Women Quiz


  1. Short, bob- cut hair style was characteristic of what era of women?

    1900's

    1910's

    1920's

    1930's

    1940's


  2. Large brimmed hats were characteristic of what era of women?

    1900s

    1920s

    1930s

    1970s

    1860s


  3. Who was the fashion designer who promoted the styles we associate with flappers?

    Jean Muir

    Donna Karan

    Gabrielle Chanel


  4. During the 1920s most women found it unacceptiable to apply make-up in public.

    True

    False


  5. What type of shoe was most popular durring the period previous to the 20s?

    Mary Jane ankle strap button shoe

    Court shoe with a small Louis heel

    Jellies

    Cow Boy boots


  6. What event in US history was responsible for both the end of the "Gibson Girl" age and the beginning of the Flapper age?

    Revolutionary War

    The Great Depression

    World War I

    The invention of the freezer

    World War II


  7. Low neck lines allowed women of this fashion period to wear quantities of fine jewelery.

    Gibson Girl

    Flapper


  8. Foreheads were unfashionable durring this time period

    Gibson Girl era

    Flapper era


  9. Shoes were a bigger fashion accessory durring this time period

    Gibson Girl era

    Flapper era


  10. The slender flat chested tanned body and face of a 15 year old became the desired silhouette of the bright young things of this era. Health and beauty clubs helped women refine their silhouettes whilst getting fitter and healthier.

    Gibson Girl era

    Flapper era


Ashton Brackett - HIS122.005 - Spring 2005