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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Between 1848 and 1920, suffragists protested for women to have the right to vote.


    Which amendment guaranteed women this right in the United States?

    answer choices

    16th

    17th

    18th

    19th

  • Question 2
    45 seconds
    Q.

    The Jungle exposed unsanitary and unsafe practices in the meatpacking industry.


    Which muckraker is responsible for exposing the conditions?

    answer choices

    Jacob Riis

    Lewis Hines

    Ida Tarbell

    Upton Sinclair

  • Question 3
    45 seconds
    Q.

    Founder of the NAACP

    Pushed for the "Talented Tenth"

    Attended Harvard University

    answer choices

    Ida B Wells

    Booker T Washington

    W E B DuBois

    Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Question 4
    45 seconds
    Q.

    Key Reforms of the Progressive Era

    · Initiative

    · Referendum

    · Recall

    · Direct Primary

    · 17th Amendment


    How did the reforms listed above impact the US?

    answer choices

    A system of separate schools for new immigrants

    They gave citizens a greater voice in the democratic process of government

    More sources of revenue and taxes in state governments.

    They successfully brought economic relief to the urban working class

  • Question 5
    45 seconds
    Q.

    Prohibition banned the making, selling, buying, or drinking of alcohol. Which amendment made this possible?

    answer choices

    17th Amendment

    18th Amendment

    19th Amendment

    21st Amendment

  • Question 6
    45 seconds
    Q.

    Reporters, journalists, photographers, and authors who used the media to raise concerns about the negative effects of industrialization were known as

    answer choices

    muckrakers

    suffragists

    immigrants

    abolitionists

  • Question 7
    45 seconds
    Q.

    ____________?____________


    A period of time when social, economic and political problems caused by rapid industrialization were exposed and in some cases reformed.


    What is the most likely title for this?

    answer choices

    Industrialization

    Progressive Era

    Reconstruction

    Prohibition

  • Question 8
    45 seconds
    Q.

    Suffragists included

    answer choices

    Alice Paul

    Susan B Anthony

    Anne Dallas Dudley

    All of the above

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The purpose of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act was to

    answer choices

    break up monopolies

    give equal rights to women

    help people living in poverty

    end racism

  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q.

    The idea that the government will tax at different rates based on how much money you make.

    answer choices

    Tax Invasion

    Salary Tax

    Sales Tax

    Graduated Income Tax

  • Question 11
    45 seconds
    Q.

    The campaign to stop abuse in the homes by urging people and the government to stop alcoholism was called

    answer choices

    Women Suffrage

    Temperance Movement

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    Fair Weather Fan

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which idea of Theodore Roosevelt’s Square Deal led to the creation of National Parks?

    answer choices

    Meat Inspection Act

    Preservation

    Conservation

    Intimidation

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. The 19th-century Social Gospel Movement came about as a response to the -
    answer choices
    abuses of great wealth and unregulated business
     desire of most Americans to end class distinction
     d) emergence of militant groups such as the Black Panther Party
    demands by government to control the means of production
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. What was an important effect of the influx of people from the country to the cities in the late nineteenth century?
    answer choices
    a sharp increase in college enrollment
    crowded slums and unsanitary conditions
    decline in economic growth
     a large amount of unused farmland
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Jim Crow laws were laws that
    answer choices
    denied citizenship to Asian immigrants.
    promoted discrimination against women
    separated the races
    taxed voters
  • Question 16
    20 seconds
    Q.

    Between 1860 and 1910, the U.S. population tripled in size.


    This is most likely due to...

    answer choices

    The Baby Boom

    Immigration

    The Homestead Act

    Better Healthcare

  • Question 17
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    Q.

    The Gospel of Wealth encouraged the rich to donate millions to philanthropy and charity.


    Which man most likely believed in the Gospel of Wealth?

    answer choices

    Andrew Carnegie

    Teddy Roosevelt

    Woodrow Wilson

    Thomas Edison

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