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Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization: Help and Review 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.

The expansion of the railroad to the west resulted in…

I. Increased western settlement

II. New opportunities for farmers and businessmen

III. Strengthening of Native American cultures

IV. The creation of time zones

Question 3 3. The Birth of a Nation depicted…

Question 4 4. Which statement reflects the philosophy of the Social Gospel?

Question 5 5. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

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Question 6 6. Which quote is attributed to Chief Joseph?

Question 7 7. Urbanization occurred in the same time frame as:

Question 8 8. What happened to the Populist Party in the late 1800s?

Question 9 9. Which of these is NOT associated with the 'Robber Barons?'

Question 10 10. How did the Battle of Wounded Knee impact federal policy towards Native Americans?

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Question 11 11. What was the Interstate Commerce Commission?

Question 12 12. Which sentence effectively describes America's relationship with Chinese immigrants in the late 1800s?

Question 13 13. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

Question 14 14. How would an automobile assembly line use Taylor's four principles to increase productivity and efficiency?

Question 15 15. Which was NOT a goal of the Populist movement?

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Question 16 16. What was the purpose of The Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania?

Question 17 17. How did life change for middle class women in the 1890s?

Question 18 18. How did the Homestead Act successfully populate the frontier?

Question 19 19. How did George Westinghouse contribute to the expansion of the Transcontinental Railroad?

Question 20 20. What was the effect of the Wabash case?

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Question 21 21. Were Rockefeller, Vanderbilt and Carnegie 'Captains of Industry' or 'Robber Barons'?

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. Who claimed to want to help out needy Americans?

Question 24 24.

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.

Question 25 25. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

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Question 26 26. Why was Frederick Taylor dissatisfied with systematic management processes?

Question 27 27. Which was an effect of the Sherman Antitrust Act?

Question 28 28. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 29 29. How should work be planned according to Fredrick Taylor's principles of scientific management?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT one of Taylor's four principles of scientific management?

Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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