The Progressive Era: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was likely a beneficiary of the Newlands Reclamation Act?

Question 2 2. How did the National Woman's Party (NWP) tactics differ from the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)?

Question 3 3. Which answer most accurately describes how the Progressive Movement affected African Americans?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT provided under the Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914?

Question 5 5. What was Ida B. Wells known for?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is not included as one of President's Wilson's progressive accomplishments?

Question 7 7. Why was the Northern Securities case of 1904 significant?

Question 8 8. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

Question 9 9. How did the approach to ensuring African-American rights of Booker T. Washington differ to that of Ida B. Wells?

Question 10 10. All of the following are ways in which women's clubs contributed to the women's suffrage movement EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. What form of municipal government uses a professional administrator to direct the operation of city departments and services?

Question 12 12. What was significant about the 1912 election?

Question 13 13. Identify which of the following profiles is most likely the one of a muckraker:

Question 14 14. Which of the following was NOT a goal or an achievement of Theodore Roosevelt's Square Deal?

Question 15 15. Some early feminists opposed passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) because:

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Question 16 16. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

Question 17 17. Why was Ida Tarbell considered an influential muckraker?

Question 18 18. 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 19 19. In 1914, the Wilson administration created a regulatory agency to prevent consumer fraud, false advertising, and monopolies. This entity is known as the _____.

Question 20 20. How do Woodrow Wilson's views differ from those of Theodore Roosevelt?

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. Which of the following is most closely associated with W.E.B. Du Bois?

Question 23 23. A major economic goal of Wilson's administration included banking reform. Which of the following was NOT included in this effort?

Question 24 24. Lincoln Steffens is well-known for his muckraking work The Shame of the Cities. What did he write about?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is a likely profile of a Progressive reformer?

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

Question 27 27. Why was Robert La Follette nicknamed 'Battling Bob'?

Question 28 28. Which of the following, at least in part, resulted from the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire?

Question 29 29. How did D.W. Griffith's 1915 movie Birth of a Nation impact the status of African-American civil rights?

Question 30 30. How are the Elkins Act (1903) and the Hepburn Act (1906) comparable?

The Progressive Era: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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