9 terms

History- Chapter 3 Section 1

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Progressivism
reform movement that sought to raise living standards and correct wrongs in American society
Muckraker
Writer who exposed corruption in American society
Patronage
Exchanging government jobs and constants for political support
Direct Primary
Primary in which voters, not party conventions, choose candidates, to run for public office
Trust
Legal body created to hold stock in many companies in the same industry
Sherman Antitrust Act
Law that made it illegal for corporations to gain control of industries by forming trusts
Theodore Roosevelt
President who led progressive reforms
Conservation
Controlling resource usage
Civil Rights
Rights granted to all citizens