AEPA: U.S. Politics (1878-1945) Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. What was the key idea of Madison Grant and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century?

Question 2 2. The U.S. Attorney General at the time of the Red Scare was

Question 3 3. Why did public opinion occasionally turn against unionized workers who went on strike?

Question 4 4. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

Question 5 5. Who wanted to end the spoils system of political patronage?

Page 2

Question 6 6. On what issue did Stalin NOT see eye to eye with the leaders of the U.S. and Great Britain?

Question 7 7. What ultimately brought the successes of the first New Deal and the second New Deal to a halt?

Question 8 8. What happened during the Pullman Strike?

Question 9 9. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements about President Calvin Coolidge is true?

Page 3

Question 11 11. How many pieces of legislation were passed during Franklin D. Roosevelt's first 100 days in office?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not included as one of President's Wilson's progressive accomplishments?

Question 13 13. The term 'nativism' can best be described as

Question 14 14. What was significant about the 1912 election?

Question 15 15. How did the court-packing plan help Roosevelt push the second New Deal?

Page 4

Question 16 16. Immediately following World War I Americans felt uneasy for which reasons?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 18 18. What was the effect of the Wabash case?

Question 19 19. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 20 20. How was Germany supposed to be divided based on the deal at the Yalta conference?

Page 5

Question 21 21. Which of the following is a profile of a person targeted by the Social Security Act?

Question 22 22. Which was NOT a goal of the Populist movement?

Question 23 23. How did the Klu Klux Clan of the 1920's differ from the same organization from the 1860's?

Question 24 24. The Politics of the 1920s seemed to favor:

Question 25 25. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

Page 6

Question 26 26. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

Question 27 27. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

Question 28 28. The Secretary of the Interior in charge of administering the Teapot Dome oil reserve was:

Question 29 29. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 30 30. How did Granges differ from Farmers' Alliances?

AEPA: U.S. Politics (1878-1945) Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

AEPA Political Science/American Government (AZ006): Practice & Study Guide  /  Social Science Courses
Support