5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Central Park
- The Biltmore Mansion
- Clayton Anti-trust Act
- Social Gospel Movement
- a A movement emphasizing the application of Christian principles to social problems
- b One who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usually for political advantage)
- c New antitrust legislation constructed to remedy deficiencies of the Sherman Antitrust Act, namely, it's effectiveness against labor unions
- d Asheville, NC, a National Historic Landmark with America's
largest home, gardens, winery, and world-class luxury inn.
- e Designed by Frederick Law Olmsted in 1858, New York's Central Park was the first example of a movement to create urban parks.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The central bank of the United States
- United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver and prosecuted John Scopes (1925) for teaching evolution in a Tennessee high school (1860-1925)
- Revived classical Greek and Roman architeculture in his designs.
- 19th president of the united states, was famous for being part of the Hayes-Tilden election in which electoral votes were contested in 4 states, most corrupt election in US history
- A group of black and white reformers who organized the NAACP in 1909
5 True/False questions
W.E.B. DuBois → He believed that African Americans should strive for full rights immediately. He helped found the Niagara Movement in 1905 to fight for equal rights. He also helped found the NAACP.
Booker T. Washington → Social reformer who campaigned for womens rights, the temperance, and was an abolitionist, helped form the National Woman Suffrage Assosiation
Boss Tweed → William Tweed, head of Tammany Hall, NYC's powerful democratic political machine in 1868. Between 1868 and 1869 he led the Tweed Reign, a group of corrupt politicians in defrauding the city. Example: Responsible for the construction of the NY court house; actual construction cost $3million. Project cost tax payers $13million.
Progressivism → The political orientation of those who favor progress toward better conditions in government and society
Suffrage → One who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usually for political advantage)