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American Industrialization of the Late 19th Century: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 2 2. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 3 3. Why was the Populist Party engulfed by the Democrats?

Question 4 4. What accounts for growth in the middle class during the Gilded Age?

Question 5 5.

'The man of wealth [is]… sole agent and trustee for his poorer brethren, bringing to their service his superior wisdom, experience, and ability to administer - doing for them better than they would or could do for themselves.'

What philosophy does this excerpt represent?

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Question 6 6. What fueled the growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 7 7. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 8 8. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

Question 9 9. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

Question 10 10. Which was an effect of the Sherman Antitrust Act?

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Question 11 11. How did the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

Question 12 12. When did the American labor union movement begin building strength?

Question 13 13. How did life change for middle class women in the 1890s?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is an accurate description of politics in the late 19th century?

Question 15 15. Why did public opinion occasionally turn against unionized workers who went on strike?

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Question 16 16. How did the impact of Mark Twain differ to the 1915 silent movie, The Birth of a Nation?

Question 17 17. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Question 18 18. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

Question 19 19. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 20 20. Urbanization occurred in the same time frame as:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following did Social Darwinism try to justify?

Question 22 22. What happened during the Pullman Strike?

Question 23 23. Who wanted to end the spoils system of political patronage?

Question 24 24. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 25 25. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

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Question 26 26. How did Social Darwinism differ from Reform Darwinism?

Question 27 27. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 28 28. How did the Wabash Case impact the series of state-level regulations benefiting farmers known as Granger laws?

Question 29 29. Why were business tycoons in the Gilded Age allowed to get away with certain practices that we consider illegal today?

Question 30 30. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

American Industrialization of the Late 19th Century: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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