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American Industrialization of the Late 19th Century Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

Question 2 2. Which of the following did Social Darwinism try to justify?

Question 3 3. Who claimed to want to help out needy Americans?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT linked to American industrialization in the late 19th century?

Question 5 5. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

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Question 6 6. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

Question 7 7. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Question 8 8. The incident at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory led to the _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is an accurate description of politics in the late 19th century?

Question 10 10.

'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 11 11. Which is the best explanation of a trust?

Question 12 12. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

Question 13 13. What happened during the Pullman Strike?

Question 14 14. How did new communication technologies in the late 1800s affect society?

Question 15 15. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

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Question 16 16. Why did public opinion occasionally turn against unionized workers who went on strike?

Question 17 17. Which was NOT a goal of the Populist movement?

Question 18 18. Which statement reflects the philosophy of Social Darwinism?

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

Question 20 20. Why did the Second Industrial Revolution take place?

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Question 21 21. Which was the most popular sport at the end of the 19th century?

Question 22 22. Which sentence best describe Andrew Carnegie?

Question 23 23. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 24 24. How did the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

Question 25 25. How did Social Darwinism differ from Reform Darwinism?

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Question 26 26. Why was the Populist Party engulfed by the Democrats?

Question 27 27. What accounts for growth in the middle class during the Gilded Age?

Question 28 28. Which was an effect of the Sherman Antitrust Act?

Question 29 29. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

Question 30 30. Which of these is NOT associated with the 'Robber Barons?'

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