Second Industrial Revolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. The __________ process refers to the method to mass produce vast quantities of steel.
    answer choices
    Besser
    Bossom
    Bessemer
    Bessem
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. The steel industry was controlled by _____ during the Gilded Age.
    answer choices
    Rockefeller
    Carnegie
    Vanderbilt
    Swift
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. The oil industry was controlled by ________ during the Gilded Age.
    answer choices
    Rockefeller
    Carnegie
    Vanderbilt
    Swift
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. The railroad industry was controlled by _________ during the Gilded Age.
    answer choices
    Rockefeller
    Carnegie
    Vanderbilt
    Swift
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. The expansion of the railroad led to the ____________.
    answer choices
    Creation of time zones
    Destruction of the buffalo
    Faster transportation of goods
    All of the above
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. The railroad finally united the nation in ______ on May 10, 1869.
    answer choices
    Kansas
    Nevada
    California
    Utah
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Standard Oil, the company owned by Rockefeller, was declared a monopoly and broken up into 34 different companies because of the ___________.
    answer choices
    Peabody Anti-Trust Act
    Sherman Anti-Trust Act
    Clayton Anti-Trust Act
    Grant Anti-Trust Act
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. ____________ is a negative term to describe the great industrialists of the Gilded Age and __________ is a positive term to describe them.
    answer choices
    Robber Barons, Captains of Industry
    Captains of Industry, Robber Barons
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The _______ Shirtwaist Factory fire of 1911 led to the death of approximately 150 workers, due to unsafe working conditions.
    answer choices
    Circle
    Square
    Triangle
    Rectangle
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. The goal of Upton Sinclair's _________ was to expose the harsh working conditions of immigrants in meat-packing plants.
    answer choices
    The Mountain
    The River
    The Forest
    The Jungle
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. ___________ refers to the Gilded Age belief that only the strong should survive and are better than the weak in society.
    answer choices
    Social Darwinism
    Social Evolution
    Social Adaptation
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. __________ became powerful organizations during the Gilded Age because workers fought to increase wages and safety in workplaces.
    answer choices
    Pinkertons
    Unions
    Relief Committees
    Settlement Houses
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. The labor protest at Haymarket Square in 1886 is known for ____________.
    answer choices
    Workers gaining higher wages
    Protesters storming the capitol building in Chicago
    A bomb exploding
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. The Homestead Steel strike in Pennsylvania was ultimately ________ for workers.
    answer choices
    Successful
    Unsuccessful
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