Progressive Era 2018
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Who advocated African Americans taking on menial jobs and earning the respect of white America (the Atlanta Compromise - 1895)?

    answer choices

    WEB Du Bois

    Marcus Garvey

    Booker T. Washington

    Nat Turner

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q.

    The application of whose time and motion studies (scientific management) created more efficient factories but limited worker autonomy?

    answer choices

    Samuel Gompers

    Terrence Powdery

    Henry George

    Frederick Taylor

  • Question 3
    180 seconds
    Q.

    Who was the founder of Hull House (1899), a settlement house?

    answer choices

    Elixabeth Cady Stanton

    Jane Addams

    Susan B. Anthony

    Belle Starr

  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. What anti monopoly law made all"combinations, contracts, and conspiracies" that restrained free trade illegal (1890)?
    answer choices
    Interstate Commerce Act
    Sherman Antitrust Act
    Clayton Antitrust Act
    Keller-Cefauver Act
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the structure called when multiple companies gave power of their companies over to one board of dirctors so that the board of directos could run the multiple companies like one monopoly?
    answer choices
    monopoly
    vertical integration
    horizontal integration
    trust
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Whose book (Food and Their Adulterants) directly led to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Acts?

    answer choices

    Harvey Wiley

    Jacob Riis

    Lewis Hines

    Ida Tarbell

  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Whose book (The Jungle) led to the direct passage of the Meat Inspection Act and indirect of the Pure Food and Drug Acts?

    answer choices

    Jacob Riis

    Lewis Hines

    Ida Tarbell

    Upton Sinclair

  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. Who wrote the muckraking attack on Standard Oil?
    answer choices
    Ida Tarbell
    Lewis Hines 
    Jacob Riis
    Upton Sinclair
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the state law (Wisconsin) to remove officials before their term had expired called?
    answer choices
    initiative
    referendum
    recall
    nullification
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. What was the state law (Wisconsin) that allowed citizens to create (vote) for a law outside of the legislative process called?
    answer choices
    initiative
    refernedum
    recall
    nullification
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the state law (Wisocnsin) proceduer for proposing a law outsdie of the legislature called?
    answer choices
    initiative
    referendum
    recall
    nullification
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Who was the radical Social Progressive arrested for advocating the use of contraceptives (Family Limitation)?

    answer choices

    Alice Paul

    Margaret Sanger

    Judith Sargent Murray

    Carrie Chapman Catt

  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Lochner v. New York (1905) did which of the following?

    answer choices

    struck down a law that limited the numbers of working hours

    no

    no

    no

  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Adkins v. Children's Hospital (1923) declared which of the following?

    answer choices

    federal minimum wage for women was unconstitutional

    no

    no

    no

  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. In what decade was Susan B. Anthony arrested for voting?
    answer choices
    1840s
    1870s
    1910s
    1930s
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the name of the Progressive Era reform group that successfully fought for tempreance (no liquor)?  It was not the American Temperance Socetiy.  They were an Antebellum group.
    answer choices
    wrong answer
    wrong answer
    Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU)
    wrong answer
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. Name the Progressive Era suffragist who marched in Washington, picketed the White House, and was arrested and 
    answer choices
    Susan B. Anthony
    Carrie Chapman Catt
    Lucretia Mott
    Alice Paul
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. What amendment provided suffrage for women (1920)?
    answer choices
    16th
    17th
    18th
    19th
  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q. In what Supreme Court Case did the court allow a state to protect women with a restrictive hours work law (1908)?
    answer choices
    Adkins v. Children's Hospital
    Muller v. Oregon
    Lochner v. New Yoork
    Marbury v. Madison
  • Question 20
    60 seconds
    Q. What amendment provided for the direct election (by the voters) of senators (1913 - political Progressives)?
    answer choices
    16th
    17th
    18th
    19th
  • Question 21
    180 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was not a Progressive Era president?
    answer choices
    Woodrow Wilson
    Franklin Roosevelt
    Theodeore Rosoevelt
    William Howard Taft
  • Question 22
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following amendments provided for a graduated income tax (as you make more money you pay a higher percentage of tax) (1913)?
    answer choices
    16th
    17th
    Theodore Roosevelt
    19thj
  • Question 23
    60 seconds
    Q. Which Constitutional amendment provided for Prohibition (conservative social progressives)?
    answer choices
    16th
    17th
    18th
    19th
  • Question 24
    60 seconds
    Q. What muckraker attacked race relations, including lynching?
    answer choices
    Ida Wells
    no
    no
    no
  • Question 25
    180 seconds
    Q. Who was the Progressive governor of Wisconsin?
    answer choices
    Jacob Riis
    Mark Hanna
    Robert La Follette
    Harvey Wiley
  • Question 26
    60 seconds
    Q. What antin monopoly law provided for regulation of the railroads (1887 - before the Progressive Era)
    answer choices
    Interstate Commerce Act
    Sherman Antitrust Act
    Clayton Antitrust Act
    Keller-Cefauver Act
  • Question 27
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the name for the Progressive Era anti monopoly law that made tying agreements and interlocking directorates illegal (1914)?
    answer choices
    Interstate Commerce Act
    Sherman Antitrust Act
    Clayton Antitrust Act
    Keller Cefauver Act
  • Question 28
    60 seconds
    Q. Which president was known as a "trustbuster?
    answer choices
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Woodrow Wilson
    William Howard Taft
    Franklin Roosevelt
  • Question 29
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the name of the railroad trust broken up by Teddy Roosevelt (owned by JP Morgan)?
    answer choices
    Standard Oil
    Union Pacific
    Northern Securities
    Burlington Northern
  • Question 30
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following were in immigrant neighborhoods, providing daycare, kindergarten, training, and a place to stay?
    answer choices
    political machines
    settlement houses
    prohibition halls
    coin operated laundries
  • Question 31
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the name of the Progressive Era incident (1911) that led to new state lwas improving working conditions and safety as well as shortening working hours?
    answer choices
    Pullman Strike
    Homestead Strike
    Triangle Shirtwaist
    Knights of Labor
  • Question 32
    60 seconds
    Q. When was the Progressive Era?
    answer choices
    Antebellum
    1865-1877
    1900-1920
    1933-1945
  • Question 33
    60 seconds
    Q. Who did the Grangers fight against?
    answer choices
    Steel Monopolies
    Railroad Monopolies
    Oil Monopolies
    Socialist
  • Question 34
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the Federal Reserve in charge of?
    answer choices
    Interest rates on loans
    Monitoring all of the countries banks to ensure they are making good decisions
    Creating the money that citizens of the US use
    Administering a test for potential bank employees
  • Question 35
    60 seconds
    Q. Which Progressive President used Big Stick Diplomacy?
    answer choices
    Teddy Roosevelt
    Taft
    Woodrow Wilson
    Luke Skywalker
  • Question 36
    30 seconds
    Q. Which government type is based on competition and the belief that the harder you work the more you will make?
    answer choices
    Capitalism
    Socialism
    Communism
    Parliamentry
  • Question 37
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the purpose of Muckrakers?
    answer choices
    Writers who wanted to make money by selling newspapers
    Writers who wanted to cause change with their writings
    Writers who supported big business and corruption in politics
    Writers who wrote patriotic short stories
  • Question 38
    60 seconds
    Q. In this picture who is warning the people of the danger from the railroad?
    answer choices
    The Yellow Journalists
    The Grange
    The Muckrakers
    Jacob Riis
  • Question 39
    60 seconds
    Q. Who wrote the History of the Standard Oil Company?
    answer choices
    Upton Sinclair
    Ida Tarbell
    Lincoln Steffens
    Joseph Pulitzer
  • Question 40
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What was the Shame of the Cities (Lincoln Steffens) about?

    answer choices

    The conditions in meat packing plants

    The link between big business and the government

    The corrupt monopoly John D Rockefeller had established

    The need in the US to go to war with Spain

  • Question 41
    60 seconds
    Q. The Wisconsin Idea and Oregon System proposed to do what?
    answer choices
    Use university professors to study problems and reccomend solutions
    Allow citizens to remove politicians from office
    Allow citizens to recommend new laws to the government
    Allow citizens to select who would run for President
  • Question 42
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is initiative?
    answer choices
    People have the right to remove a politician from office
    People have the right to choose who will run for President
    People have the right to propose a new law
    People have the right to veto or accept a law passed by the government
  • Question 43
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is Referendum?
    answer choices
    People have the right to remove an elected official from office
    People have the right to choose who will run for President
    People have the right to propose their own law
    Any law passed by the government can be voted on for approval or veto by the people
  • Question 44
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is Recall?
    answer choices
    People have the right to choose who will run for President
    People have the right to remove an elected official from office
    People have the right to propose a new law
    People have the right to vote on any law passed by their government for approval/veto
  • Question 45
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is the Primary system?
    answer choices
    People have the right to choose who will run for President of the US
    People have the right to remove an elected official from office
    People have the right to propose their own law
    People have the right to vote on 
  • Question 46
    60 seconds
    Q. Who was the 1st leader of the American Federation of Labor (AFL)?
    answer choices
    Eugene Debs
    Jacob Riis
    Samuel Gompers
    Upton Sinclair
  • Question 47
    60 seconds
    Q. What happened in the Haymarket Square in Chicago?
    answer choices
    It was the location where Pullman's workers flipped a train over 
    It was the town square where the Coal Creek workers held a protest
    It was where the workers of the McCormick Harvesting Company held a protest that turned violent
    Haymarket Square doesn't exist 
  • Question 48
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is blacklisting?
    answer choices
    Process by which Unions and businesses negotiate
    You do not have to join a Union to get a job
    You have to join a Union to get a job
    When you are placed on a list to not get a job because you joined a Union
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