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Post-Civil War U.S. History: Help and Review

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14 chapters in Post-Civil War U.S. History: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - Economic Policies During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Andrew Carnegie and the Robber Barons  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Labor Conditions During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Gilded Age Politics: Political Machines & Civil Service Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Grange and the Populist Party Platform: Goals, History & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Immigration in Industrial America and the Rise of Nativism  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - The Social Gospel Movement: Definition and Goals of Urban Reform Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Immigration Patterns in the Late 1800s  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Grover Cleveland vs. James Blaine: The Presidential Election of 1884  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Financial Panic of 1873: Causes & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Henry Ford: Biography, Facts, Assembly Line & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Nez Perce: History & Wars  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Robert Fulton: Biography, Facts & Inventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Rutherford Hayes: Presidency, Accomplishments & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Samuel Slater: Biography, Facts & Invention  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - George Eastman: Biography, Inventions & Photography  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Bimetallism: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - The Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Francis Cabot Lowell: Invention, Mill & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Biography of William Rosecrans  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Effects of the Wilson-Gorman Tariff Act of 1894  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Theodore Roosevelt & the Progressives: Definition and Political Agenda  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Muckrakers of the Progressive Era: Definition and Influence  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Work and Home Improvements of the Progressive Era  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Trust Busting and Government Regulations on Economy & Industry in the Progressive Era  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Progressive Politics: Definition, Reforms & Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Presidential Election of 1912: Candidates, Platforms & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - African Americans in the Progressive Era: Issues & Leaders  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Women's Suffrage & Early Feminism: Movement, 19th Amendment & Leaders  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Roosevelt & the Progressives from 1900 to 1912  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - History of the Payne-Aldrich Tariff Act  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Pinchot-Ballinger Controversy  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Samuel Gompers: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Theodore Roosevelt: Biography, Facts & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - William McKinley: Facts, Biography, Presidency & Assassination  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Facts About the Titanic: History, Sinking & Survivors  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Elkins Act of 1903 & Mann-Elkins Act of 1910  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Muller v. Oregon: Summary & Case Brief  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Workingmen's Compensation Act: Definition & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Arthur Zimmermann: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Women's Trade Union League: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Cheerleading: History & Famous Cheerleaders  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - American Imperialism: Definition, Reasons & Rising International Power  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Spanish-American War: Causes, Goals & Results  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - American Imperialism in Hawaii, China & the Philippines  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - American Imperialism in Latin America & the Caribbean  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The United States in World War I: Official Position, Isolation & Intervention  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - American Involvement in World War I: How the War Changed After America's Entry  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - History of the Pan-Americanism Movement  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Building the New Navy  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Major Battles of the Spanish-American War  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The Annexation Debate & Rebellion of the Philippines  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Puerto Rico: U.S. Acquisition & Rule  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Woodrow Wilson: Presidency & Reforms  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Life in the United States During World War I  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Inflation & Strikes After World War I  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Racial Tension During & After World War I  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Carrie Chapman Catt: Biography, Quotes & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - George Creel: Biography & Work During WWI  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points: Definition, Speech & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Woodrow Wilson's New Freedom: Definition, Plan & Platform  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What are the Regions of the United States?  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What are the Four Regions of Texas?  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Post-War Europe: the Berlin Airlift & the Marshall Plan  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Post-War Asia: Korea's Partition & Reconstruction of Japan's Government  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Post-War Soviet Union & Eastern Europe: The Descent of the Iron Curtain  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Post-War American Politics: Foreign & Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Post-War American Life: Culture of the late 1940s & 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Counter-Culture of Post-War America  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Readjustment & Recovery After WWII  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Truman's Fair Deal & Economics After WWII  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Truman vs Dewey: The Election of 1948  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Dwight D. Eisenhower vs. Adlai Stevenson: The Election of 1952  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Affluent Society of the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - 1950s Life in the United States  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Consumerism in the U.S. in the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Science & Technology in the U.S. in the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Mass Media in the U.S. in the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Music in the 1950s: Rock 'n' Roll & Jazz  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Urban Poverty in the U.S. in the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Cars & Culture in the U.S. in the 1950s  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Culture of 1960s America  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - German War Reparations in WWI & WWII  Take Quiz
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