Growth of industry and cities
What led to the emergence of the middle class during the 1800s?
Which of the following was not commonly found in American cities in the mid-1800s?
What reform effort urged people to use self-discipline to stop drinking hard liquor?
Federal law didn't allow women to vote
What was true about the situation of women in the 1800s?
Women and men were different not unequal
What argument did some women make against the movement for equal rights?
Rapid growth of cities
What was the main effect of the expansion of railroads across the United States?
Decreased cost production making car affordable
What effect did the moving assembly line have on the automobile industry?
Sherman Antitrust Act
What law passed by Congress in 1890 that was difficult to enforce due to political coruption?
What unfair business practice raised prices and reduced the quality of specific products?
Machine operators replaced skilled craftspeople
How did the labor force change during the Second Industrial Revolution?
What formed when workers needed to increase their bargaining power?
AFL was seperated by different job types
How was the Knights of Labor different from the American Federation of Labor?
Would work for lower pay than native-born workers
Why did employers often welcomed immigrant workers to their businesses?
escape discrimination and better jobs
Why did African Americans move from the rural South to the northern cities?
Building skyscrapers in limited amounts of space
What main change was brought by the steel industry to American architecture in the late 1800s?
How can you describe politics during the Guilded Age?
Uniting movements with writings that brought issues to the public eye
What was the greatest effect of muckrackers on the Progressive movement?
What granted woment the right to vote?
Double National Parks and created wildlife reservations
What did Theodore Roosevelt do to help the conservation movement?
Most did not have much money
Why did many immigrants travel to the United States in steerage?
Creating separates facilities for children and mentally ill
How did Dorthea Dix work to reform prisons?
Supported political machines and spoil systems
Which choice does not describe the progressives?
Upton Sinclair exposed the horrible conditions in what job category?
Right to vote
What did women call for at the Seneca Falls Convention?
Support from Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B Anthony
What statement does not support reform for the farmers movement?
Who controlled the steel industry in the late 1800s?
Who created a car that was more affordable (Model T)?
What president supported big business regulation but moved slowly to pass laws?
Who controlled the railroad industry in the late 1800s?
Who created the lightbulb?
What president created income taxes, the Federal Reserve, and the Federal Trade Commision?
Who created the first successful plane?
What president supported the Food and Drug Act and conservation?
Alexander Graham Bell
Who created the telephone?
John D Rockefeller
Who controlled the oil industry in the late 1800s?