Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization (1870-1900) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

Question 2 2. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

Question 3 3. How did new communication technologies in the late 1800s affect society?

Question 4 4. Which of these is NOT associated with the 'Robber Barons?'

Question 5 5. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

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Question 6 6. How should work be planned according to Fredrick Taylor's principles of scientific management?

Question 7 7. How did Granges differ from Farmers' Alliances?

Question 8 8. Why did public opinion occasionally turn against unionized workers who went on strike?

Question 9 9. Which of the following did Social Darwinism try to justify?

Question 10 10. Which was NOT an effect of the Second Industrial Revolution?

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Question 11 11. How did the Battle of Wounded Knee impact federal policy towards Native Americans?

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

Question 13 13. What did the Dawes Act attempt to do?

Question 14 14. The Birth of a Nation depicted…

Question 15 15. How does Frederick Taylor's principles of scientific management approach the recruitment and training of workers?

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Question 16 16. What was the Interstate Commerce Commission?

Question 17 17. What was the purpose of The Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania?

Question 18 18. Why did the Second Industrial Revolution take place?

Question 19 19. How did the Second Industrial Revolution change the United States?

Question 20 20. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

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Question 21 21. The incident at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory led to the _____.

Question 22 22. 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 23 23. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 24 24. Which quote is attributed to Chief Joseph?

Question 25 25.

Which sentence appropriately summarizes this quote from the 'Turner Thesis'?

The existence of an area of free land, its continuous recession, and the advance of American settlement westward explain American development.

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Question 26 26. Which statement reflects the philosophy of Social Darwinism?

Question 27 27. How did life change for middle class women in the 1890s?

Question 28 28. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

Question 29 29. Why were business tycoons in the Gilded Age allowed to get away with certain practices that we consider illegal today?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT linked to American industrialization in the late 19th century?

Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization (1870-1900) Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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