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WEST History: Industrialization & Urbanization in the US Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

Question 2 2. What did William Jennings Bryan mean when he said, You shall not press down upon the brow of labor this crown of thorns; you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold?

Question 3 3. Which of the following did Social Darwinism try to justify?

Question 4 4. How did Granges differ from Farmers' Alliances?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an accurate description of politics in the late 19th century?

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Question 6 6. Who wanted to end the spoils system of political patronage?

Question 7 7. Which is the best explanation of a trust?

Question 8 8. What was the effect of the Wabash case?

Question 9 9. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

Question 10 10. How did the Wabash Case impact the series of state-level regulations benefiting farmers known as Granger laws?

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Question 11 11. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

Question 12 12. Who claimed to want to help out needy Americans?

Question 13 13. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

Question 14 14. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 15 15. How did settlement houses attempt to alleviate poverty?

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Question 16 16. Why was there a sudden growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 17 17. Urbanization occurred in the same time frame as:

Question 18 18. What fueled the growth of northern urban population centers in the late 19th century?

Question 19 19. How did Social Darwinism differ from Reform Darwinism?

Question 20 20. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

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Question 21 21. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 22 22. Which statement reflects the philosophy of Social Darwinism?

Question 23 23. Why was the Populist Party engulfed by the Democrats?

Question 24 24. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 25 25. Which was an effect of the Sherman Antitrust Act?

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Question 26 26. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

Question 27 27. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

Question 28 28. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Question 29 29. Which was NOT a goal of the Populist movement?

Question 30 30. How did the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act impact the U.S.?

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