Define the Bessemer Project
put oxygen into melted iron to remove the impurities to make steel
Who was Andrew Carnegie, and what did he do?
A Scottish immigrate to mass produce steel
Why was John Rockefeller called the robber baron?
Sold oil low to drive you out of business and buy your business cheap
What is the 16th amendment?
What is the 17th amendment?
Direct Election of Senators
What is the 19th amendment?
Name the 2 most famous muckrakers
Ida M. Tarbell and Upton Sinclair
Define the Square Deal
Theodore Roosevelt's Reform acts
enabled voters to remove public officials from office
Name the 3 presidents that were in the Progressive Era
Roosevelt, Taft, Wilson
What was the Bull Moose Party?
Roosevelt's Progressive party
Explain the deLome Letter and why was it important?
Criticized the President- 1 reason the U.S went to war with Spain