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Politics of the Progressive Era: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Progressive initiatives at home focused on improved health and safety through which of the following?

Question 2 2. Lincoln Steffens is well-known for his muckraking work The Shame of the Cities. What did he write about?

Question 3 3. All of the following are ways in which women's clubs contributed to the women's suffrage movement EXCEPT:

Question 4 4. What was Ida B. Wells known for?

Question 5 5. What form of municipal government uses a professional administrator to direct the operation of city departments and services?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was likely a beneficiary of the Newlands Reclamation Act?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements is NOT true of the 19th Amendment granting American women the right to vote in 1920?

Question 8 8. In 1914, the Wilson administration created a regulatory agency to prevent consumer fraud, false advertising, and monopolies. This entity is known as the _____.

Question 9 9. Identify which of the following profiles is most likely the one of a muckraker:

Question 10 10. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

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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. Why was Ida Tarbell considered an influential muckraker?

Question 13 13. What were the Progressive reformers working towards in the early twentieth century?

Question 14 14. Some early feminists opposed passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) because:

Question 15 15. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

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Question 16 16. Why was Robert La Follette nicknamed 'Battling Bob'?

Question 17 17. Progressive Era child labor reforms at local and state levels resulted in:

Question 18 18. Why was the Northern Securities case of 1904 significant?

Question 19 19. A major economic goal of Wilson's administration included banking reform. Which of the following was NOT included in this effort?

Question 20 20. How did the National Woman's Party (NWP) tactics differ from the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)?

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Question 21 21. Pragmatists stressed that truth comes from the ability to solve problems. In which area did John Dewey make significant contributions?

Question 22 22. What was significant about the 1912 election?

Question 23 23. Which of the following was NOT a goal or an achievement of Theodore Roosevelt's Square Deal?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a likely profile of a Progressive reformer?

Question 25 25. How do Woodrow Wilson's views differ from those of Theodore Roosevelt?

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Question 26 26. How was Northern Securities Company relevant to the creation of modern antitrust laws?

Question 27 27. Identify which of the following is a profile of a person who did NOT benefit significantly from Woodrow Wilson's presidency:

Question 28 28. What was Carrie Chapman Catt's role in the women's suffrage movement?

Question 29 29. Which answer most accurately describes how the Progressive Movement affected African Americans?

Question 30 30. How were muckraking journalists influential during the Progressive Era?

Politics of the Progressive Era: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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