OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: The Progressive Era Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not included as one of President's Wilson's progressive accomplishments?

Question 2 2. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

Question 3 3. Progressive Era child labor reforms at local and state levels resulted in:

Question 4 4. Pragmatists stressed that truth comes from the ability to solve problems. In which area did John Dewey make significant contributions?

Question 5 5. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

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Question 6 6. What was Carrie Chapman Catt's role in the women's suffrage movement?

Question 7 7. What was Ida B. Wells known for?

Question 8 8. How did the National Woman's Party (NWP) tactics differ from the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is most closely associated with W.E.B. Du Bois?

Question 10 10. Which answer most accurately describes how the Progressive Movement affected African Americans?

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Question 11 11. How did the approach to ensuring African-American rights of Booker T. Washington differ to that of Ida B. Wells?

Question 12 12. All of the following are ways in which women's clubs contributed to the women's suffrage movement EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. Why was Robert La Follette nicknamed 'Battling Bob'?

Question 14 14. How do Woodrow Wilson's views differ from those of Theodore Roosevelt?

Question 15 15. How were muckraking journalists influential during the Progressive Era?

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Question 16 16. What was the general goal of the initiative, referendum, and recall measures first proposed in the early 1900s by Populists such as William Jennings Bryan?

Question 17 17. Which of the following, at least in part, resulted from the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire?

Question 18 18. How was Northern Securities Company relevant to the creation of modern antitrust laws?

Question 19 19. What was significant about the 1912 election?

Question 20 20. Which of the following was NOT a goal or an achievement of Theodore Roosevelt's Square Deal?

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Question 21 21. Why was the Northern Securities case of 1904 significant?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements is NOT true of the 19th Amendment granting American women the right to vote in 1920?

Question 23 23. Some early feminists opposed passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) because:

Question 24 24. Which of the following individuals is responsible for promoting scientific principles to establish organization and efficiency standards in the workplace?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT provided under the Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914?

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Question 26 26. What form of municipal government uses a professional administrator to direct the operation of city departments and services?

Question 27 27. Why was the Seventeenth Amendment an important political reform?

Question 28 28. How are the Elkins Act (1903) and the Hepburn Act (1906) comparable?

Question 29 29. Which novel by Upton Sinclair exposed unsanitary conditions in the meat packing industry leading to the passage of the Meat Inspection Act of 1906?

Question 30 30. Identify which of the following is a profile of a person who did NOT benefit significantly from Woodrow Wilson's presidency:

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: The Progressive Era Chapter Exam Instructions

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