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5 Matching questions

  1. suffrage movement
  2. Social Gospel
  3. initiative
  4. Carrie Chapman Catt and Alice Paul
  5. "the women movement"
  1. a "WWJD"; belief that one could counter the brutality of capitalism by applying Christian principles toward worldly matters
  2. b
    middle class women striving to move beyond household into social welfare activities, higher education, and paid labor
  3. c
    women who heightened public awareness and fought for women's suffrage in respective groups: NAWSA and NWP
  4. d
    Blatch believed all women contributed to society's betterment; need to vote to promote women's economic roles: NAWSA- Carrie Chapman Catt and NWP- Alice Paul
  5. e
    permitted voters to propose new laws

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. advocated by progressives to replace partisan caucuses; voters could nominate candidates directly

  2. Encouraged African Americans to accommodate themselves to whites, at least temporarily, to prove their cause; some blacks (esp. educated northerners) thought he favored a degrading second class citizenship
  3. corrected deficiencies of Sherman Anti-Trust Act by outlawing monopolistic practices and interlocking directorates

  4. 1895-1920; period characterized by dynamic political leaders (Roosevelt/Wilson) and emergence from war and economic depression. Sense of renewal served to intensify anxiety over social/political problems and raise hopes they could be fixed and democracy could be reconciled with capitalism.

  5. The idea that some are born with "bad genes", leading to criminal behavior, and that "racial purity" can be both measured and enforced by the state. This belief led to state-directed, forced sterilization in 33 states, supported by Supreme Court ruling in Buck vs. Bell 1932. (Cheif Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes). Hitler wrote that his ideas for "racial purification" came from the U.S..

5 True/False questions

  1. Northern Securities Act
    (Roosevelt) supreme court ordered breakup of JP Morgan's N. Securities Co. (railroad); success of policy to judge trust on case by case basis


  2. Theodore Roosevelt
    26th President of the United States, known for: conservationism, trust-busting, Hepburn Act, safe food regulations, "Square Deal," Panama Canal, Great White Fleet, Nobel Peace Prize for negotiation of peace in Russo-Japanese War


  3. Gifford Pinchot
    chief forester of US Forest Service who advocated scientific management of the nation's woodlands to protect land/water from overuse by timber cutters, farmers, herders


  4. 16th Amendment
    outlawed manufacture, sale, and transportation of intoxicating liquors; seen as expression of progressive goal to protect family and workplace through reform


  5. Robert Lafollette
    allowed voters to remove offending officials/judges from office before their term expired


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