5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Florence Kelly
- Brown v. Board of Education
- W. Arthur Garrity
- Pullman Strike
- Fifteenth Amendment
- a The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
- b helped persuade to prohibit child labor and limit number of hours women were forced to work, founded national child labor committe
- c court found that segregation was a violation of the Equal Protection clause. "separate but equal" had no place
- d Federal judge- persistent in the struggle of desegregating public schools in Boston
- e 1894 railway workers strike for higher wages against the Pullman Company, in which President Grover Cleveland issued an injunction to prevent the strike.
5 Multiple choice questions
- sensationalist journalism
- Woodrow Wilson (US president), Georges Clemenceau (french premier), David Lloyd George (british prime minister), Vittorio Orlando (italian prime minister) major leaders at Paris peace conference
- Firms or corporations that combine for the purpose of reducing competition and controlling prices (establishing a monopoly). There are anti-trust laws to prevent these monopolies.
- Country bordering Vietnam that Nixon "secretly" carpet bombed
- heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sarajevo, started World War I.
5 True/False questions
Rome-Berlin Axis → A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the terrible conditions of the tenement houses of the big cities where immigrants lived during the late 1800s. He wrote "How The Other Half Lives" in 1890.
Robert Kennedy → He ran for President in 1968; stirred a response from workers, African Americans, Hispanics, and younger Americans by promoting equality; would have captured Democratic nomination but was assassinated by Sirhan Sirhan after victory speech during the California primary in June 1968. He was the Attorney General and brother of JFK
Teddy Roosevelt → President that should be connected with the "big stick" policy, the "square deal," and the U.S. acting as "policemen" in Latin America. Progressive, formed "bull-moose" party which split republican vote, allowing woodrow wilson to win the election of 1912
Plessy v. Ferguson → a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal. "separate but equal"
Epperson V. Arkansas → a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal. "separate but equal"