5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Women's Trade Union League
- Black Kettle
- Tammany Hall
- Charles W. Macune
- vertical integration
- a a political organization within the Democratic Party in New York city (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism
- b assumed leadership of alliance movement; merged several groups into Southern Alliance
- c leader of the Cheyenne who were massascred at Sand Creek
- d a U.S. organization of both working class and more well-off women formed in 1903 to support the efforts of women to organize labor unions and to eliminate sweatshop conditions
- e absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in all aspects of a product's manufacture from raw materials to distribution
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Strike where railway workers had 10% of their wages cut, in the midst of a depression, and refused to work. President Rutherford B. Hayes sent in federal troops and forced employees to begin working again.
- He led the Dakota in The Great Sioux Uprising in Minnesota, 1862.
- United States financier who accumulated great wealth from railroad and shipping businesses (1794-1877)
- He wrote Progress and Poverty in 1879, which made him famous as an opponent of the evils of modern capitalism.
- absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in the same level of production and sharing resources at that level
5 True/False Questions
trusts → 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.
Sitting Bull → a political organization within the Democratic Party in New York city (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism
Credit Mobilier → Scandalous company created by Union Pacific Railroad insiders, it distributed shares of its stock to Congressmen to avoid detection
American Protective Association → Proposed creating 2 large reservations on the Plains, one for the Sioux & another for the Plains Indians
Halfbreeds → a person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)