The Gilded Age
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Which laws were passed to discriminate against African Americans?
    answer choices
    18th Amendment
    Temperance laws
    Jim Crow laws
    14th Amendment
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Which African American leader believed in full political, civil and social rights rather than to accept social segregation?
    answer choices
    Booker T. Washington
    J.P. Morgan
    W.E.B. DuBois
    Frederick Douglass
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the purpose of the Temperance Movement?
    answer choices
    Support immigrant rights
    Oppose the consumption of alcohol
    Gain women the right to vote
    Prevent unsafe working conditions
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. The 19th Amendment dealt with what?
    answer choices
    Prohibition of alcohol
    Women’s right to vote
    Naturalization laws
    Abolition of slavery
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. Which movement provided workplace reforms?
    answer choices
    Suffrage movement
    Temperance movement
    Westward expansion
    Progressive movement
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. Which group was not considered American citizens until 1924?
    answer choices
    African Americans
    American Indians
    Irish immigrants
    Chinese women
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. The picture shows which negative effect of industrialization?
    answer choices
    High wages were earned
    Short working hours
    Safe working conditions
    Child labor was used
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following believed equality could be achieved through vocational education and accepted social segregation?
    answer choices
    W.E.B. DuBois
    Frederick Douglass
    Booker T. Washington
    Ida B. Wells-Barnett
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. Which labor union was founded in response to the negative effects of industrialization?
    answer choices
    Temperance Union
    Suffrage Movement
    American Federation of Labor
    Union of Industrial Workers
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. Which inventor created lighting and new uses of electricity?
    answer choices
    Samuel Morse
    Thomas Edison
    Cyrus McCormick
    Robert Fulton
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Which provided an absolute 10-year moratorium on Chinese labor immigration?
    answer choices
    Political Machine
    Chinese Exclusion Act
    Chinese Inclusion Act
    Organized labor
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which persons founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)?

    answer choices

    Ida Wells-Barnett

    Frederick Douglass

    Booker T. Washington

    W.E.B. DuBois

  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was upheld by the Supreme Court case, Plessy v. Ferguson?
    answer choices
    Chinese Exclusion Act
    Prohibition
    Jim Crow Laws
    Voting Rights
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. John D. Rockefeller was a captain of which industry?
    answer choices
    Oil
    Banking
    Steel
    Automobile
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. J.P. Morgan was a captain of which industry?
    answer choices
    Railroads
    Steel
    Banking
    Oil
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. Which city developed because it specialized in the meat packing industry?
    answer choices
    Chicago
    Pittsburgh
    Detroit
    New Orleans
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. Which city developed because it specialized in the steel industry?
    answer choices
    New York
    Chicago
    Pittsburgh
    Detroit
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. American Indians were forced to relocate from their traditional homelands to –
    answer choices
    Ghettos
    Reservations
    Cities
    The West
  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q. Taking American Indian children from their parents and sending them off to boarding schools was the U.S. governments’ attempt to –
    answer choices
    give them a free college education.
    give them more opportunities to learn about their native language and lifestyle.
    assimilate them by changing their language and lifestyles.
    keep them from having to experience a life of hardship on reservations.
  • Question 20
    60 seconds
    Q. General George Custer and all of his men got killed in the –
    answer choices
    Battle of Horseshoe Bend.
    Civil War.
    Battle of Wounded Knee.
    Battle of Little Bighorn.
  • Question 21
    60 seconds
    Q. Boss Tweed gained power by...
    answer choices
    using the political machine to get jobs and housing for immigrants.
    giving free medical care to workers injured at dangerous factory jobs.
    founding the Transcontinental Railroad.
    starting up the successful meatpacking industry.
  • Question 22
    60 seconds
    Q. Jane Addams is known for founding...
    answer choices
    reservations for Indians.
    hospitals for injured workers.
    the Transcontinental Railroad.
    Settlement Houses.
  • Question 23
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was a challenge faced by cities after the Civil War?
    answer choices
    Immigration continued to decrease in cities.
    The pace of urbanization slowed down.
    Movement to rural areas increased over time.
    Overcrowded tenements and ghettos existed.
  • Question 24
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following are reasons for the increase in westward expansion after the Civil War?

    answer choices

    Desire for Adventure

    Advances in Technology

    Opportunities for land ownership

    Former slaves desired a new beginning

    Possibility of getting wealth due to the discovery of Gold and Silver

  • Question 25
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following are reasons for the increase in immigration after the Civil War?

    answer choices

    Hope to live in a tenement or ghetto

    Hope for better opportunities

    Escape from Oppressive Governments

    Desire for Adventure

    Desire for Religious Freedom

  • Question 26
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following immigrant groups faced discrimination after the Civil War?

    answer choices

    Jews

    Polish

    Italians

    Chinese

    Irish

  • Question 27
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Cornelius Vanderbilt was a captain of which industry?

    answer choices

    Oil

    Banking

    Steel

    Transportation and Railroads

  • Question 28
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Andrew Carnegie was a captain of which industry?

    answer choices

    Oil

    Banking

    Steel

    Transportation and Railroads

  • Question 29
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Who is credited with inventing the telephone?

    answer choices

    Thomas Edison

    Samuel Morse

    Alexander Graham Bell

    Nicola Tesla

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