The Progressive Era in America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the Northern Securities case of 1904 significant?

Question 2 2. All of the following are ways in which women's clubs contributed to the women's suffrage movement EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. How did the National Woman's Party (NWP) tactics differ from the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)?

Question 4 4. How do Woodrow Wilson's views differ from those of Theodore Roosevelt?

Question 5 5. What was a key reason why Wilson won the 1912 presidential election?

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Question 6 6. What were the Progressive reformers working towards in the early twentieth century?

Question 7 7. Which answer most accurately describes how the Progressive Movement affected African Americans?

Question 8 8. Some early feminists opposed passage of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) because:

Question 9 9. Why was Robert La Follette nicknamed 'Battling Bob'?

Question 10 10. How did D.W. Griffith's 1915 movie Birth of a Nation impact the status of African-American civil rights?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was likely a beneficiary of the Newlands Reclamation Act?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not included as one of President's Wilson's progressive accomplishments?

Question 13 13. What form of municipal government uses a professional administrator to direct the operation of city departments and services?

Question 14 14. What was significant about the 1912 election?

Question 15 15. How did the approach to ensuring African-American rights of Booker T. Washington differ to that of Ida B. Wells?

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Question 16 16. Why was the Seventeenth Amendment an important political reform?

Question 17 17. Identify which of the following is a profile of a person who did NOT benefit significantly from Woodrow Wilson's presidency:

Question 18 18. Why were political reformers of the Progressive Era concerned about the influence of political machines?

Question 19 19. What was Carrie Chapman Catt's role in the women's suffrage movement?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements is NOT true of the 19th Amendment granting American women the right to vote in 1920?

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Question 21 21. What was Ida B. Wells known for?

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

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. Which of the following was NOT a goal or an achievement of Theodore Roosevelt's Square Deal?

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

The Progressive Era in America Chapter Exam Instructions

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