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5 Matching questions

  1. In his book Our Country: Its Possible Future and Its Present Crisis, the Reverend Josiah Strong advocated American expansion
    a)to maintain the international balance of power
    b)to open up new markets for industrial goods
    c)to spread American religion and values
    d)to ease labor violence at home
    e)to maintain white racial superiority
  2. during the boundary dispute between venezuela and britain the US
  3. The settlement house and women's club movements were crucial centers of female pgrogressive activity because they
  4. Japanese immigrants first entered US territory to work as
    a)construction workers on the transcontinental railroad
    b)"yellow peril" villains in the Hollywood movie industry
    c)servants and gardeners for San Francisco's wealthy elite
    d)laborers on Hawaii's sugar plantations
    e)factory workers in California's canning industry
  5. American imperialists who advocated acquisition of the Philippines especially stressed
  1. a d
  2. b A)threatened war unless Britain backed down and accepted Venezuelas claim
  3. c introduced many middle-class women to a broader array of urban social problems and civic concerns
  4. d b)their economic potential for American businessmenn seeking trade with China and other Asian nations
  5. e c

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Dollar diplomacy
  2. tame capitalism
  3. Thorstein Veblen - "conspicious consumption"
    Jack London - destruction of nature
    Jacob Riis - slum conditions
    Henry demarest Lloyd - "bloated trusts"
  4. the Greenback Labor Party and the populist
  5. having fait in them if they were properly educated

5 True/False questions

  1. Teddy Roosevelt's New Nationalismwas wedded more to the status quo than to progressive change.


  2. Which of the following was not among the issues addressed by women in progressive movement?e)Grover Cleveland


  3. Farmerswere slow to organize and promote their interest because they
    a)were not well educated
    b)did not possess the money necessary to establish a national political movement
    c)were divided by the wealitheir, more powerful manufactureres and railroad barons
    d)were too busy trying to eke out a living
    e)were by nature highly independent and individualistic


  4. When the US invaded Puerto Rico during the Spanish-American War,
    a)the army ecountered stiff resistance from the Spanish
    b)the resulting battle ended the war
    c)most of the population greeted the invaders as liberating heroes
    d)heavy fighting occurred in the harbor at San Juan
    e)its intentions were to grant Puerto Rican independence


  5. Before his first term ended, Woodrow Wilson had militarily intervened in our purchases all of the following countries exceptb)Platt Amendment