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Industrialization and Urbanization (1870-1900) Chapter Exam

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

Question 2 2. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 3 3. How did new communication technologies in the late 1800s affect society?

Question 4 4. Which statement best represents the Republican position in the late 19th century?

Question 5 5. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

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Question 6 6. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 7 7. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 8 8. How did life change for middle class women in the 1890s?

Question 9 9. How did the Wabash Case impact the series of state-level regulations benefiting farmers known as Granger laws?

Question 10 10. Who claimed to want to help out needy Americans?

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Question 11 11. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

Question 12 12. Urbanization occurred in the same time frame as:

Question 13 13. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

Question 14 14. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

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 Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

Question 17 17. When did the American labor union movement begin building strength?

Question 18 18. What did William Jennings Bryan mean when he said, You shall not press down upon the brow of labor this crown of thorns; you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold?

Question 19 19. The incident at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory led to the _____.

Question 20 20. How did settlement houses attempt to alleviate poverty?

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Question 21 21. Why were business tycoons in the Gilded Age allowed to get away with certain practices that we consider illegal today?

Question 22 22. Which was the most popular sport at the end of the 19th century?

Question 23 23. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

Question 24 24. Which is the best explanation of a trust?

Question 25 25. How did the impact of Mark Twain differ to the 1915 silent movie, The Birth of a Nation?

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Question 26 26. What was the effect of the Wabash case?

Question 27 27. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

Question 28 28. Which of these is NOT associated with the 'Robber Barons?'

Question 29 29. What accounts for growth in the middle class during the Gilded Age?

Question 30 30. Why was the Populist Party engulfed by the Democrats?

Industrialization and Urbanization (1870-1900) Chapter Exam Instructions

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