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5 Matching Questions

  1. Pure Food and Drug Act
  2. recall
  3. 16th Amendment
  4. Theodore Roosevelt
  5. Gifford Pinchot
  1. a
    allowed voters to remove offending officials/judges from office before their term expired
  2. b
    legalized federal income tax; will allow for Underwood Tariff
  3. c
    26th President of the United States, known for: conservationism, trust-busting, Hepburn Act, safe food regulations, "Square Deal," Panama Canal, Great White Fleet, Nobel Peace Prize for negotiation of peace in Russo-Japanese War
  4. d
    chief forester of US Forest Service who advocated scientific management of the nation's woodlands to protect land/water from overuse by timber cutters, farmers, herders
  5. e
    (Roosevelt- 1906) prohibited dangerous foods and also addressed abuses in medicine industry

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. women who heightened public awareness and fought for women's suffrage in respective groups: NAWSA and NWP

  2. Encouraged African Americans to accommodate themselves to whites, at least temporarily, to prove their cause; some blacks (esp. educated northerners) thought he favored a degrading second class citizenship

  3. investigated companies and issued cease-and-desist orders against unfair trade practices; could be appealed in court, but still a step toward consumer protection

  4. enabled voters to accept or reject a law
  5. corrected deficiencies of Sherman Anti-Trust Act by outlawing monopolistic practices and interlocking directorates

5 True/False Questions

  1. Northern Securities Act
    (Roosevelt- 1906) reinforced gov. regulation of meat production as fueled by "the jungle"


  2. suffrage movement
    "anti-Bookerites" pledged militant pursuit of rights such as unrestricted voting, economic opportunity, integration, and equality before law


  3. Federal Reserve Act of 1913
    created 12 district banks that would lend $ at discount rates (could increase/decrease amt. of $ in circulation); loosen/tighten credit with nation's needs; first central banking system since 1836. Gives liquidity to fund all future wars without specifically going to Congress to ask for war funds.


  4. social science
    study of society and its institutions; in progressive era: citizens should actively plan to cure social ills rather than passively waiting for problems to solve themselves


  5. Meat Inspection Act
    (Roosevelt- 1906) reinforced gov. regulation of meat production as fueled by "the jungle"


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