CPUSH Gilded Age
3 years ago
k12azfast
Save
Edit
Host a game
Live GameLive
Homework
Solo Practice
Practice
15 QuestionsShow answers
  • Question 1
    180 seconds
    Q. This period during the 1870s to 1900 is known for it's rise of railroads, big business, industrialization and social problems in the United States.
    answer choices
    World War I
    Progressive Era
    Gilded age
    Roaring Twenties
  • Question 2
    180 seconds
    Q. in 1882, the U.S. Government passed legislation which restricted the immigration of a certain group of people for 10 years.
    answer choices
    Nativist Act
    Mexican Reparition Act
    Dawes Act
    Chinese Exclusion Act
  • Question 3
    180 seconds
    Q. During the Gilded age, workers came together to work for better pay, working conditions, and less hours. Leaders such as Samuel Gompers helped form these.
    answer choices
    Philanthropy
    Labor Unions
    Political Bosses
    Credit Unions
  • Question 4
    180 seconds
    Q. Under this policy in 1887, the Government gave Native Americans land in order to farm, so they could be just like the European farmers. 
    answer choices
    Dawes Act
    Ghost Dance
    Trail of Tears
    Laws Act
  • Question 5
    180 seconds
    Q. The innovation of this form of transportation, helped sparked the U.S. economy, helping create a major national market.
    answer choices
    Ships
    Railroads
    Automobiles
    Horse and Buggy 
  • Question 6
    180 seconds
    Q. During the 19th and early 20th century, these men helped newly arriving immigrants find jobs and housing in order to control votes during political elections
    answer choices
    Political Parties
    Democratic Parties
    Political Bosses
    Republican Party
  • Question 7
    180 seconds
    Q. What region of Europe had the most immigrants coming to America during the late 19th and early 20th centuries? 
    answer choices
    South Europe
    NE Europe
    SW Europe
    SE Europe
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. Men such as Andrew Carnegie believed in giving money to libraries, museums and schools to help benefit future generations. Which word is most closely associated with Andrew Carnegie's legacy?
    answer choices
    Darwinism
    Great Awakening
    Tariffs 
    Philanthropy
  • Question 9
    180 seconds
    Q. The Pendleton Act of United States in 1883 decided that government jobs should be awarded on the basis of merit (test) instead of political affiliation. Must meet the qualifications.
    answer choices
    Direct Voting
    Civil Service Reform
    Political Machines
    Civil Labor Unions
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. Due to the corruption and ever-growing strength of the Railroad companies, the U.S. government created this act to help regulate railroad companies.
    answer choices
    Interstate Commerece Act
    Dawes Act
    Transcontiental Act
    Laizzez Faire
  • Question 11
    180 seconds
    Q. In what area did the government give land to settlers to farm and expand west in the Homestead Act?
    answer choices
    Texas
    East Coast
    Great Plains
    Rocky Mountains
  • Question 12
    180 seconds
    Q. Because of the rapid growth of Industrialization in the North, Americans began moving from rural areas to ________________.
    answer choices
    Rural farms
    Urbanzied cities
    Suburbia
    Living on a boat
  • Question 13
    180 seconds
    Q. Because of the expansion to the west, what effects did the creation of railroads cause for the Great Plains environment? 
    answer choices
    Native Americans pushed away, near extinction of  buffalo and erosion of soil
    Potatos went to the Old World and 90% of Native Americans died
    Movement of buffalo East
    Railroad Robberies
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. Many Immigrants faced issues once they arrived such as language barriers, but these group of people mostly restricted new immigrants from emtering the country.
    answer choices
    Democrats
    Republicans
    Donald Trump
    Nativists
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. This term refers to the process of teaching immigrants about U.S. culture and our beliefs and customs, all the while assimilating into American society.
    answer choices
    Americanization
    Nativism
    American
    MexiCAN
Report Quiz
Join a game