Which statement describes a social change that occurred during the 1920s? A. Women wore shorter skirts and hairstyles and gained more independence. B. Per capita consumption of alcohol increased under Prohibition. C. People were too shocked by the cost of World War I to engage in leisure-time activities. D. Jim Crow laws throughout the South were overturned by state courts.
A is correct. Women's clothing and style changed dramatically during the 1920's, doing away with corsets and long hair, and allowing women to be more "free".
A. Women wore shorter skirts and hairstyles and gained more independence.