Copyright

Industrialization From 1870-1900: Homework Help 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. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 2 2. Which was true during the late 1800s?

Question 3 3. Why were business tycoons in the Gilded Age allowed to get away with certain practices that we consider illegal today?

Question 4 4. When did the American labor union movement begin building strength?

Question 5 5. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Who wanted to end the spoils system of political patronage?

Question 7 7. What happened during the Pullman Strike?

Question 8 8. Social Darwinism tried to excuse _____.

Question 9 9. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 10 10. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

Page 3

Question 11 11. Which of the following is true of the working condition during the Gilded Age?

Question 12 12. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 13 13.

'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?

Question 14 14. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 15 15. How did the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

Page 4

Question 16 16. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 17 17. Which of the following was NOT linked to American industrialization in the late 19th century?

Question 18 18. Which is the best explanation of a trust?

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

Question 20 20. Which was NOT a goal of the Populist movement?

Page 5

Question 21 21. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

Question 22 22. Why did the Second Industrial Revolution take place?

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

Question 24 24. How did Granges differ from Farmers' Alliances?

Question 25 25. Which was the most popular sport at the end of the 19th century?

Page 6

Question 26 26. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

Question 27 27. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

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

Question 29 29. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

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

Industrialization From 1870-1900: Homework Help 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!

Post-Civil War American History: Homework Help  /  History Courses
Support