Gilded Age
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Which Amendment gave all women the right to vote?
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  • Question 2
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    Q. What are the three MAIN reforms of the progressive movement?
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    Drinking, women's rights, parking spaces
    Low wages, drinking, work hours
    better wages, safe working conditions, shorter hours 
    Friends, family, food
  • Question 3
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    Q. Define suffrage:
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    Right to laugh
    Right to suffer
    Right to have safe work
    Right to vote
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. What did the 17th Amendment call for?
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    Women's suffrage
    Direct election of senators
    1st Income tax
  • Question 5
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    Q. Which president was known as a "trustbuster?
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    Theodroe Roosevelt
    Woodrow Wilson
    William Howard Taft
    Franklin Roosevelt
  • Question 6
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    Q. Who was the founder of Hull House, a settlement house?
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    Elixabeth Cady Stanton
    Jane Addams
    Susan B. Anthony
    Belle Starr
  • Question 7
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    Q.  What was a Muckraker?
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    A politician who was corrupt.
    A factory owner who employed child labor.
    An investigative journalist who exposed corruption in society.
    An immigrant who lived in a tenement building.
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. What anti monopoly law made all"combinations, contracts, and conspiracies" that restrained free trade illegal (1890)?
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    Interstate Commerce Act
    Sherman Antitrust Act
    Clayton Antitrust Act
    Keller-Cefauver Act
  • Question 9
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    Q. What reason did the U.S. Supreme Court give for striking Grange laws?
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    states cannot regulate international trade
    states cannot regulate freight traveling across state lines 
    states cannot regulate freight within their borders
    states can only regulate manufacturing, not shipping
  • Question 10
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    Q. In its FIRST attempt to prevent or break up monopolies, Congress passed a law which made it illegal for any company -- or group of companies working together -- to attempt to "restrain commerce."  This was called the _________?
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    The Dawes Act
    The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Chinese Exclusion Act
    Pendleton Civil Service Act
  • Question 11
    180 seconds
    Q. What New York politician ran a political machine in New York City beginning in 1869, during the Gilded Age, that was incredibly corrupt.  For example, a projected cost of $250,000 for a courthouse turned in to $13,000,000 because of kickbacks and bribes.
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  • Question 12
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    Q. During the 19th and early 20th century, These men helped immigrants with jobs and housing in order to control votes during election? 
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    political parties
    El Chapo
    political bosses
    republican party
  • Question 13
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    Q. Haymarket, Homestead, and Pullman were
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    wealthy industrialists of the late 1800s
    leaders of labor unions
    notorious industrial strikes
    horizontally consolidated companies
  • Question 14
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    Q. Between 1860 and 1910, the U.S. population tripled due to:
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    The Baby Boom
    The Homestead Act
    Better Healthcare
  • Question 15
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    Q. Fact most significant in development of labor unions during nineteenth century? 
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    Working conditions
    Racial segregation
    Class discrimination
    Growing prosperity
  • Question 16
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    Q. The political cartoon is a criticism of which practice in the 19th century? 
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    vertical integration
    laissez-faire capitalism 
  • Question 17
    180 seconds
    Q. The Farmer's Alliance and the Grange, both founded during the Gilded Age, stood for additional government regulation of trade and creating the conditions for more political power and economic well being for farmers (as compared to industrialists).  What 1890s group was founded, supporting these ideas, and attacking the Gold Standard?
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    Free Soil Party
  • Question 18
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    Q. Many Immigrants faced issues once they arrived such as language barriers, but these group of people mostly restricted new immigrants from entering the country.
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    Donald Trump
  • Question 19
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    Q. Men such as Andrew Carnegie believed in giving money to libraries, museums and schools to help benefit people who wanted to move up in the social ladder. 
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    political bosses
  • Question 20
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    Q. During the Gilded age, workers came together to work for better pay, working conditions, and less hours. Leaders such as Samuel Gompers help led many of this workers in....
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    Labor Unions
    Political Bosses
    Credit Unions
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