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The Growth of the Industrial Economy in the U.S. Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is FALSE regarding the Knights of Labor?

Question 2 2. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

Question 3 3. Why did public opinion occasionally turn against unionized workers who went on strike?

Question 4 4. How does the effect of the 1894 Pullman Strike compare to that of the 1892 strike at the Carnegie Steel Mill in Homestead?

Question 5 5. Social Darwinism tried to excuse _____.

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Question 6 6. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

Question 7 7. Why were building codes used in New York during the 1890s?

Question 8 8. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 9 9. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

Question 10 10. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

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Question 11 11. Which person would be most likely to be able to legally immigrate to the United States in the 1890s?

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

Question 13 13. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

Question 14 14. Which of the following did Social Darwinism try to justify?

Question 15 15. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

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Question 16 16. What happened to the Populist Party in the late 1800s?

Question 17 17. How is the presidency of James Garfield similar to that of William McKinley?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an accurate description of politics in the late 19th century?

Question 19 19. How did the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

Question 20 20. How are political machines different from political parties?

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Question 21 21. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Question 22 22. How does horizontal integration differ from pools?

Question 23 23. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

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

Question 25 25. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

The Growth of the Industrial Economy in the U.S. Chapter Exam Instructions

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