Cities Test

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they were a source of jobs

Despite the problems of rapid growth, the cities of the 1800s continued to grow because...

Southern Whites

The Groups that migrated to the cities after the Civil War included large numbers of all the following groups except...

black women found more work then black men

During the 1880s when southern blacks immigrated to the cities....

unskilled labor

during the 1800s, the immigrants to the US seemed to be more....

no more farmland was available for settlement

people flocked to the cities for all the following, except...

The president's support of literacy requirements for immigration

fear of and resenment against foreign immigrants in the late 1800s led all of the following developments except....

rural people, who had difficulties adjusting to American city life

Most of the immigrantss in the last four decades of the 1800s were...

the Erie canal, linking New York City to the West

Great civic projects in the late nineteenth century included all of the following except...

a shortage of gasoline production to power automobiles

Urban transportation challeneges in the late 19th century included all the following except...

immigrants need service and employment

the city machine and "boss rule"were created and continued to thrive because...

the making and marketing of ready-made clothes

New merchandising techniques at the turn of the century included...

the middle class grew larger and more prosperous

during the late 1800s, the most signicant effect of the change in incomes upon society was that...

provide mail-order catalogues in rural areas

Montgomery Ward and Sears Roebuck stores were the first to....

middleclass women

The ew system of Mass consumption had the most dramatic impact on...


In the late 1800s, the most popular of the new spectator sorts was...

college students

Organized football was first played by...


the beginnings of popular culture in the late 1800s gave rise to all of the following forms of entertainment except...


In the late 1800s and early 1900s, the only form of popular entertainment open to large numbers of blacks was...

Motion Picture

The first truly universal mass-entertainment medium, which reached all areas of the country and all levels of the population, was the...

Labor Day

The ethnic working class showed great enthusiasm in its celebreation of....

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