Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

'The man of wealth [is]… sole agent and trustee for his poorer brethren, bringing to their service his superior wisdom, experience, and ability to administer - doing for them better than they would or could do for themselves.'

What philosophy does this excerpt represent?

Question 2 2. Which was a typical pattern in government policy concerning Native Americans?

Question 3 3. How did the Homestead Act successfully populate the frontier?

Question 4 4. How did the impact of Mark Twain differ to the 1915 silent movie, The Birth of a Nation?

Question 5 5. Which was true during the late 1800s?

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Question 6 6. Why was the 1875 Page Act introduced?

Question 7 7. Which statement reflects the philosophy of Social Darwinism?

Question 8 8. How would an automobile assembly line use Taylor's four principles to increase productivity and efficiency?

Question 9 9. Why were business tycoons in the Gilded Age allowed to get away with certain practices that we consider illegal today?

Question 10 10. How did muckrakers like Jacob Riis help bring about urban reform?

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Question 11 11. How did the Bessemer steel process impact the labor market?

Question 12 12. Why did the Second Industrial Revolution take place?

Question 13 13. Who advocated for applying academic scholarship and theory to problems in society?

Question 14 14. Who claimed to want to help out needy Americans?

Question 15 15. How did the federal government collect most of its revenue in the late 1800s?

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Question 16 16. Which was an effect of the Sherman Antitrust Act?

Question 17 17. What was the effect of the Wabash case?

Question 18 18. Which of the following best defines nativism?

Question 19 19. Which sentence best describe Andrew Carnegie?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an accurate description of politics in the late 19th century?

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Question 21 21. What was the purpose of The Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania?

Question 22 22. How did the Wabash Case impact the series of state-level regulations benefiting farmers known as Granger laws?

Question 23 23. The Birth of a Nation depicted…

Question 24 24. How did the American Federation of Labor (AFL) differ to the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was NOT linked to American industrialization in the late 19th century?

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Question 26 26. How were the 'new' immigrants different from the 'old' immigrants to America?

Question 27 27. How should work be planned according to Fredrick Taylor's principles of scientific management?

Question 28 28. Which of these is NOT associated with the 'Robber Barons?'

Question 29 29. Where was the first transcontinental railroad completed?

Question 30 30. Urbanization occurred in the same time frame as:

Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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