5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- White Man's Burden
- 13th amendment
- Haymarket Affair
- Spanish-American War
- Plessy v. Ferguson
- a May 4, 1876 - Violence during an anarchist protest at Haymarket Square in Chicago on May 4, 1886; the deaths of eight, including seven policemen, led to the trial of eight anarchist leaders for conspiracy to commit murder
- b (1899) A poem by the English poet Rudyard Kipling. The poem referred to American imperialism and the phrase "white man's burden" that justified it as a noble enterprise.
- c April - September 1898
- d (1896) U.S. Supreme Court decision supporting the legality of Jim Crow laws that permitted or required "separate but equal" facilities for blacks and whites.
- e (1865) Constitutional amendment adopted in 1865 that irrevocably abolished slavery throughout the U.S.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- (1901) Was in the steel industry and used vertical integration to combine all of the raw materials
- (1899-1901) U.S. destroyed Spanish fleet in the Philippines, and the US barely for a scratch.
- (1877) Deal made by a Republican and Democratic Special congressional commission to resolve the disputed presidential election of 1876. Republican Rutherford B. Hayes who had lost the popular vote, was declared the winner in exchange for the withdrawal of federal troops from involvement in politics in the South, marking the end of Reconstruction
- (1910-1970) Large scale migration of southern blacks after World War I to the north, where jobs had become available during the labor shortage of the war years
- (1863) 50% of the South needs to swear an oath to the union to become part of their country again.
5 True/False Questions
Monroe Doctrine → Law passed in 1887 meant to encourage adoption of white norms among Indians; broke up tribal holdings into small farms for Indian families, with the remainder sold to white purchasers
Rockefeller → 1897 (1839-1937) was an American industrialist and philanthropist. He was the founder of the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust.
10% plan → (1898) Cuba wanted independence from spain, so Spain tightened their rule and said no. Cuba began to rebel, America intervenes, America wins
Liberty of Contract → (1823) President James Monroe's declaration to Congress on December 2, 1832, that the American continents would be thenceforth closed to European colonization, and that the United States would not interfere in European affairs.
Jim Crow Laws → (1876) State and local laws in the United States enacted between 1876 and 1965. They mandated du jure racial segregation in all public facilities in Southern states of the former confederacy, with a supposedly "separate but equal" status for black Americans