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The major factor in drawing country people off the farms into the big cities was what?

the availability of industrial jobs.

One of the early symbols of the dawning of consumerism in urban America was whay?

the rise of large department stores.

The New Immigrants who came to the U.S. after 1880 were ______

culturally different from previous immigrants.

Most Italian immigrants to the U.S. between 1880 and 1920 came to escape ________

the poverty and slow modernization of southern Italy.

A 'bird of passage' was an immigrant who came to America to ______

work for a short time and then returned to Europe.

Most New Immigrants tried to preserve their Old Country culture ______

in america.

According to the social gospel,the lessons of Christianity should be applied to solve the problems manifestin __________

in slums and factories.

The early settlement house workers, such as Jane Addams and Florence Kelley___________

helped to blaze the professional trail for social workers.

Settlement houses such as Hull House engaged in all of the following activities except _________

instruction in socialism.

The place that offered the greatest opportunities for American women in the period 1865-1900 was the ______

big city.

In the 1890s, positions for women secretaries, as department store clerks, and telephone operators were largely reserved ________

for the native born.

Labor unions favored immigration restriction because _________

most immigrants were all of the following except opposed to factory labor.

The American Protective Association supported_______

immigration restrictions.

The religious denomination that responded most favorable to the New Immigration was the ________

Roman Catholics.

Charles Darwin's theory of evolution cast serious doubt on ________

literal interpretation of the Bible.

Religious Modernists found ways to ______

reconcile Christianity and Darwinism.

Americans offered growing support for a free public education system because

they accepted the idea that a free government cannot function without educated citizens.

Booker T. Washington believed that

the key to political and civil rights for African Americans was economic independence.

The post-Civil War era witnessedan increase in

compulsory school-attendance laws.

As a leader of the African American community, Booker T. Washington

grudgingly acquiesced to segregation.

That a 'talented tenth' of American blacks should

lead the race to full social and political equality with whites was the view of W.E.B. DuBois.

The Morrill Land Grant Act of 1862 granted

public lands to states to support higher education.

Black leader Dr. W.E.B. DuBois demanded

complete equality for African Americans.

In the decades after the Civil War, college education for women

became much more common.

Which of the following schools became a prominent scholarly academic institution for African Americans in the late 1800s

howard university.

During the industrial revolution, life expectancy

measurably increased.

The philosophy of pragmatism maintains that the

practical consequences of an ideais/are important.

In a country hungry for news

American newspapers became sensationalist.

Henry George found

the root of social inequality and social injustice in landowners who gained unearned wealth from rising land values.

Henry George argued that

the unearned windfall profits of those who did not work for them should be confiscated by government taxation.

General Lewis Wallace's book Ben Hur defended

Christianity against Darwinism.

American novel-writing turned from

romantisism and transcendentalism to rugged realism as a result of the materialism of industrial society.

The Comstock Law was intended

to advance the cause of sexual purity.

In the decades after the Civil War, changes in sexual attitudes and practices were reflected in all of the following except the

fact that Americans were marrying at an earlier age.

In the course of the late 19th century, family size

gradually declined.

By 1900, advocates of women's suffrage argued

that the vote would enable women to extend their roles as mothers and homemakers to the public world.

One of the most important factors in leading to an increased divorce rate in the late 19th century

was the stresses of urban life.

The National American Women Suffrage Association limited

its membership to whites.

The subject of the 18th Amendment

was prohibiton.

The term Richardsonian in the late 19th century pertained

to architecture.

During industrialization, Americans increasingly fell

into the ways of lockstep living.

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