5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Conspicuous Consumption
- Social Darwinism
- Pullman Strike
- Samuel Gompers
- a The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle. Adapted from the theory of evolution.
Only the fittest arrive to wealth and power.
- b creates cities for workers.
boycott encourage (don't ride on pullman's cars [sleep cars] )
strike = problem w/ mail delivery
cars boycotted still deliver mail
leaders put in jail/injuction
- c United States labor leader (born in England) who was president of the American Federation of Labor from 1886 to 1924 (1850-1924)
- d buying expensive services and products in order to flaunt your wealth
- e considered by both liberals and conservatives to be necessary for orderly political behavior by newly enfranchised voters
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- inventor of the typewriter
- roads, highways
- published a popular series of novels that reflected the increasing importance placed on individualism
- having little money or few possessions
- in a society stratified by social class, a group of people who have high income and prestige and who own vast amounts of property and other forms of wealth, such as owners of large corporations, top financiers, rich celebrities and politicians, and members of prestigious families
5 True/False Questions
Corporation → considered by both liberals and conservatives to be necessary for orderly political behavior by newly enfranchised voters
Cities → United States portrait painter who patented the telegraph and developed the Morse code (1791-1872)
Free Enterprise → A form of energy used in telegraphy from the 1840s on and for lighting, industrial motors, and railroads beginning in the 1880s. (p. 702)
Marshall Field → transportation industry- problem for farmers.
transports goods faster.
Walter Camp → American who adapted rugby into an early form of football