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Unit 7 Multiple Choice

these are the questions 21-45 on the unit 7 test
promoting business monopolies
the progressive movement did not regard this...
Muckrakers were...
Upton Sinclair
The Jungle was written by...
Unsanitary conditions in the meat packing industry
The Jungle exposed...
Pure Food and Drug Act
the law that required truthful labels was the...
Equality among the races
the primary goal of the NAACP was...
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
his assassination led to WWI
men were required to register for military service
This was a result of the Selective Service Act
the need for cheap labor
this did NOT stimulate American imperialism...
Pancho Villa
General John J. Pershing led 15,000 troops to Mexico in attempt to capture...
supporting Panamanian independence
the US gained the right to build the Panama Canal by...
American Isolationism
This was NOT a cause of WWI
military buildup, imperialist competition, Eurpean nationalism
the causes of WWI
atomic weapons and pistols
These were NOT weapons that were new or improved during WWI
trench mortars and airplanes, machine guns and flame throwers, tanks and poison gas
These were weapons that were new or improved during WWI
Ordinary citizens
Who gained the most from the ratification of the 17th Ammendment?
USS Maine
the explosion aboard this ship in February 1898 brought the US into the Spanish-American War
This was NOT a member of the Triple Alliance
Germany, Italy, Austria-Hungary
These were the members of the Triple Alliance
Arthur Zimmerman
his telegram encouraging Mexico to attack the US helped push us into the WWI
Nicholas II
He was the last of Czar of Russia
19th Ammendment
this granted women's suffrage in 1920
William Howard Taft
he was NOT a member of the Big Four
Georges Clemenceau, David Lloyd George, Vittorio Orlando
these were the members of the Big Four
Roosevelt Corollary
this stated that disorder in Latin American countries could force the US to send in its military in order to protect its economic interests
its trade interests
the Open Door Policy was designated as a way for the US to further...
Florence Kelley
this progressive championed the rights of the women and children factory workers in Illinois
Muller vs. Oregon
this established a precedent for a ten hour workday for women factory workers
Platt Ammendment
Cuba became an American protectorate in 1901 because of the...
protecting social welfare, creating economic reform, fostering efficiency in the workplace
the progressive movement regarded all of the following...
a thirst for new economic markets, a desire for military strength, a belief in cultural superiority of white Americans
this stimulated American imperialism