Industries, Populists, and Progressives
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  • Question 1
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    Q. The process of people leaving the farms or rural areas for more populated cities is called....
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    Boom Bust
  • Question 2
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    Q. The 18th amendment did which of the following?
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    Banned the sale of all alcohol
    Guaranteed the right to vote for black men 
    Allowed the sale of alcohol
    Gave women the right to vote
  • Question 3
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    Q. Which economic concept is shown below?
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    Supply and demand of cotton industry
    push and pull factors of world economics
    Profits and margins of the lumber industry
    Boom and bust cycle 
  • Question 4
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    Q. Which was not an effect of the railroad industry?
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    Encouraged government to buy pieces of land
    Decreased the population of Texas
    Increased population of West Texas
    Easier to ship goods across the state
  • Question 5
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    Q. What was the role of women in politics before 1919?
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    They were leaders in government
    They could not vote, but they worked for social and political reforms
    They could vote, but were not involved in politics
    The could not vote and did not get involved in political issues
  • Question 6
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    Q. Cattle in Texas came from...
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  • Question 7
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    Q. What is a monopoly?
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    The exclusive control of the supply or trade in a commodity or service
    the outlaw of the sale or consumption of alcohol
    The use of children in industry or business
    the right to vote in political elections
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which is an economic effect of the oil industry?
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    Oil spills displace thousands of fish, birds, and other marine life
    The United States must trade with countries that have human rights issues
    Pollution causes global warming
    New jobs created boom towns in East Texas after Spindletop in 1901
  • Question 9
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    Q. Which amendment granted women the right to vote? 
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  • Question 10
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    Q. What can be inferred from the political cartoon
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    Factory owners have a surplus of laborers
    Children should be educated
    Children are the new labor force
    Children should be paid equal wages as adults
  • Question 11
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    Q. Which of the following quotes is the perspective of a Progressive?
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    "Farmers and ranchers are being ignored by the government."
    We will help the African-Americans and Hispanics."
    "The U.S. government needs to regulate the railroads."
    "Companies should not be allowed to pay in scrip."
  • Question 12
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    Q. What is suffrage?
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    A company that has complete control of an industry
    The right to vote
    The movement to ban alcohol
    Goods that can be traded
  • Question 13
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    Q. What was is the significance of 1901 in Texas?
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    Women got the right to vote
    Child labor was outlawed
    Oil was discovered at Spindletop
    Railroad line across Texas was complete
  • Question 14
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    Q. Which of the following would not be an example of Texans modifying their environment?
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    Using windmills to get water
    Creating new highways
    Drilling for oil
    Putting gasoline in their car
  • Question 15
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    Q. What was a negative impact of monopolies?
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    Monopolies had environmental impacts on big cities
    They allowed a company to control the price of a product without any competition
    They were unattractive to consumers because of their physical location
    Many felt monopolies decreased employment
  • Question 16
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    Q. "When a railroad line is approved for construction, many companies buy land near the railroad stations. A construction company is needed to build the track. Restaurants and apartment complexes provide jobs and living accommodations along the routes. Shops open near the stops to provide goods to  those who live and work near the railroad."  What is the main idea of the quote?
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    Many new businesses started in order to support growing economy.
    Railroads have minimal effects on surrounding towns
    Cost of goods increases as a result of boom and bust economy
    Railroads only impact the railroad industry
  • Question 17
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    Q. Reform Movements (1880 - 1920): Temperance movement, Child Labor Laws, Public Education, Food and Drug Administration, _________________
    Which of the following complete the list above?
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    Prison Improvements
    Black Codes
    Immigration Policy
    Women's Rights
  • Question 18
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    Q. Which of the following best explains the shift in populations shown in the chart?
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    More jobs, technological advancements, and the rise of industries increases urbanization.
    Rural cities have safer communities that are highly preferred among the majority of people.
    Lack of resources in the urban areas has led to a population decrease.
    A major crop famine on farmlands has led people to flee from their rural towns.
  • Question 19
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    Q. "If a woman steals from her former employer, does her father, husband, brother or son serve out her term in prison?...Why is the only place in the world a man wants to represent a woman is at the ballot box." - Jan McCallum
    What is the perspective of the quote above?
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    Men should represent women in politics
    Husbands should represent their wives in all aspects of life
    Women deserved the right to represent themselves and vote
    Women should only get the right to vote if they are not married
  • Question 20
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    Q. Which of the following quotes is the perspective of a Populist?
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    "It should be illegal for children to work if they are younger than 12 years old."
    "Vote for James Hogg. He is one of us!"
    "Factory workers should have a limit on hours they can work at one time without a break."
    "Women should be allowed to vote."
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