5 Written Questions
4 Matching Questions
- a The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882
a. forced Chinese children to attend segregated schools.
b. stripped Chinese Americans of their U.S. citizenship.
c. barred U.S. cities from hiring Chinese workers.
d. prohibited Chinese laborers from entering the country.
- b With which other reform leader did Du Bois most agree?
a. Takao Ozawa
b. Susan B. Anthony
c. Ida B. Wells
d. Booker T. Washington
- c What did Du Bois view as the key to everything"?
- d Which of the following occurred in 1848?
a. African American men gained suffrage.
b. Chinese Americans won protection of their citizenship.
c. Women gained suffrage.
d. Mexican Americans were guaranteed property rights.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Which Gilded Age president was known for his integrity?
a. Rutherford B. Hayes
b. Grover Cleveland
c. Benjamin Harrison
d. Chester Arthur
- In the late 1800s, the Republican Party
a. supported high tariffs but opposed the gold standard.
b. supported the gold standard but opposed high tariffs.
c. opposed both high tariffs and the gold standard.
d. supported both high tariffs and the gold standard.
- Farmers opposed the gold standard because they claimed that it would
a. undermine the national economy.
b. cause high inflation.
c. make the currency unstable.
d. cause prices for their crops to decline.
- Which of the following describes Thomas Nast?
a. writer and social commentator
b. corrupt politician
c. political cartoonist
d. leader in big business
- 1. After the Civil War, farmers' debt
a. decreased as a result of lower transportation costs.
b. increased as a result of greater crop production.
c. increased as a result of falling crop prices.
d. decreased as a result of their stronger influence in politics.
5 True/False Questions
C → What did Du Bois view as the key to everything"?
B → The Coinage Act of 1873 caused protest by
a. stopping the minting of silver coins.
b. overturning the gold standard.
c. ending production of paper money.
d. allowing the use of both gold and silver coins.
A → To what group of people did Populism primarily appeal?
a. city dwellers
d. African Americans
D → What did Du Bois view as the key to everything"?
C → Which of the following did the Populist Party suggest would raise crop prices?
a. a graduated income tax
b. an alliance of urban workers
c. the coinage of "free silver"
d. government ownership of railroads