Society in 1920's America - Prohibition

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1. What did the Volstead Act of 1919 declare?

  • It defined alcoholic beverages - 5% or above
  • It defined alcoholic beverages - 0.5% or above
  • Any alcoholic beverage 0.5% or above is legal for production
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2. In a percentage, how much did the production of moonshine rise by?

  • 99%
  • 80%
  • 50%
  • 43%

3. How was Harding corrupt in terms of prohibition?

  • He was not corrupt
  • He had alcohol delivered to the white house
  • He had a personal brewery set up for himself

4. What did prohibition administer Ned Green do?

  • He fined Harding when he found out about his alcohol intake
  • He held cocktail parties
  • He made prohibition laws tougher on immigrants

5. What was it illegal to do when making alcohol?

  • Make and consume
  • Buy and consume
  • Make and sell it
  • Sell and consume


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