5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Economic Boom of the 1800s
- Booker T. Washington
- Thomas Jefferson
- Lassiez Faire
- a *Author of the Declaration of Independence
*strict interpretation of Constitution
*weaker national government
*supported by "the people"
*strong state rights
- b individualism: the doctrine that government should not interfere in commercial affairs
- c Prominent black American, born into slavery, who believed that racism would end once blacks acquired useful labor skills and proved their economic value to society, was head of the Tuskegee Institute in 1881. His book "Up from Slavery."
- d Cheap products shipped to other countries from the US made their economies fail.
- e the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Many efficient inventions were made and products became easier to produce. People moved from the country to the city and technology spread to more homes.
*Jim Crow laws
*Bad agriculture industry
- The first ten amendments to the Constitution were all adopted at the same time and are collectively known as the Bill of Rights.
The 1st Amendment protects the people's right to practice religion, to speak freely, to assemble, to petition the government, and of the press to publish.
The 2nd Amendment protects the right to own guns.
The 3rd Amendment guarantees that the army cannot force homeowners to give them room and board.
The 4th Amendment protects the people from the government improperly taking property, papers, or people, without a valid warrant based on probable cause.
The 5th Amendment protects people from being held for committing a crime unless they are properly indicted.
The 6th Amendment guarantees a speedy trial, an impartial jury, that the accused can confront witnesses against them, and that the accused must be allowed to have a lawyer.
The 7th Amendment guarantees a jury trial in federal civil court cases.
The 8th Amendment guarantees that punishments will be fair, and not cruel.
The 9th Amendment is simply a statement that other rights aside from those listed may exist, and just because they are not listed doesn't mean they can be violated.
The 10th Amendment is the subject of some debate, but essentially it states that any power not granted to the federal government belongs to the states or to the people.
- (1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the country while allowing students and merchants to immigrate.
- Passed in 1887, this act reestablished the federal government's right to supervise railroad activities.
5 True/False Questions
Social Darwinism → A theory that humans evolved from monkeys, introduced by Charles Darwin, turns into survival of the fittest. To the government, this justified big businesses dominating small businesses and taking over the market.
Angel Island → Inspection station for immigrants arriving on the West Coast
Plessy v. Ferguson → 1896, supreme court ruled that segregation public places facilities were legal as long as the facilites were equal
15th Amendment → Guaranteed the rights of citizenship to ALL citizens
Causes and effects of the Revolutionary War → Many efficient inventions were made and products became easier to produce. People moved from the country to the city and technology spread to more homes.