Grade 10 Canadian History 20s & 30s part 1

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Can you name the Canadian History facts of the 1920s & 30s?

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A type of music from the African American communitythat became popular in the 1920s and 30s
What was the date of the Stock Market Crash?
First female judge in Canada
What was the name of the Act that banned Chinese people from immigrating to Canada?
A person who only works when forced to.
Prime minister from 1930 -1935
Canada’s first gangster millionaire, also known as “Canada’s King of Bootleggers.”
When were Chinese people banned from immigrating to Canada?
A period of time during which sales or business activities increase rapidly.
First woman to be elected to the Canadian House of Commons
The nickname for the 1920s
If you borrow money to buy a stock you are...
An expression that means to be out of work and receiving money from the government.
Led the 'Person's Case'
These made the drought on the prairies even worse for farmers.
A famous Canadian and British constitutional case where it was first decided that women were eligible to sit in the Canadian Senate.
When you buy these, you have bought a small part of a company.
A person who moves from place to place in order to find work.
A technology that probably had the greatest impact on Canadian lifestyle and communication during the 1920s.
The person who created Canadian Medicare
Prime minister from 1935-1948
The name of the Canadian constitutional crisis when the Governor General refused a request by the Prime Minister to dissolve parliament and call a general election.
First woman in the Canadian Senate
The name of the promise of a more progressive taxation system and better conditions for workers and the unemployed.
The name for the young women with short skirts and hair.
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A time of severe dust storms causing major ecological and agricultural damage to American and Canadian prairie lands in the 1930s
A word that means a downturn in the economy.
A word that means alcohol is banned by a government.
The socialist party led by Tommy Douglas.
The name of the group of women who asked 'Does the word 'Persons' in the British North America Act, included female persons?'
A social movement against the use of alcoholic beverages
What was the name of the 1923 Act to assimilate the First Nations People, which would result in losing their culture?
The event where Mackenzie King first showed Britain that it could not automatically expect military assistance.
A time when the economy is good.
The place where the unemployed and poor went to eat during the depression.
A place the government set up for unemployed men.
Prime minister from 1921-1930
The nickname for the 1930s
A place where shares, stocks and bonds are bought and sold.
The act of parliament which established legislative equality for Canada and other dominions to self-govern.
An expression that means riding on the outside of trains for free during the Depression.
What is the name of the ship that had Jewish refugees and was refused entry into Cuba, USA and Canada?
Another name for the day of the Stock Market Crash
The report that states that Britain and the Dominions are equal in status and united by allegiance to the Crown.
What was the most popular form of entertainment in the 1920s?
In which major city was there a General Strike in 1919?
A person who wanders around but does not work.
When was the King-Byng affair?
Illegal selling of alcohol
When was the Chanak Affair?

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