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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...
baseball
In the late 1800s, the most popular of the new spectator sorts was...
college students
Organized football was first played by...
radio
the beginnings of popular culture in the late 1800s gave rise to all of the following forms of entertainment except...
Vaudeville
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....