5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Sherman Anti-trust Act
- Federal Reserve System
- Daniel Burnham
- William Jennings Bryan
- a United States lawyer and politician who advocated free silver and prosecuted John Scopes (1925) for teaching evolution in a Tennessee high school (1860-1925)
- b First federal action against monopolies, it was signed into law by Harrison and was extensively used by Theodore Roosevelt for trust-busting. However, it was initially misused against labor unions
- c One who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usually for political advantage)
- d The central bank of the United States
- e Revived classical Greek and Roman architeculture in his designs.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A political organization within the Democratic Party in New York city (late 1800's and early 1900's) seeking political control by corruption and bossism
- New antitrust legislation constructed to remedy deficiencies of the Sherman Antitrust Act, namely, it's effectiveness against labor unions
- 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.
- Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right to vote to women in federal or state elections.
- African American journalist. published statistics about lynching, urged African Americans to protest by refusing to ride streetcards or shop in white owned stores
5 True/False questions
Debt peonage → A system that bound laborers into slavery in order to work off a debt to the employer
Columbian exposition → The social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
Rural free delivery → African American journalist. published statistics about lynching, urged African Americans to protest by refusing to ride streetcards or shop in white owned stores
Urbanization → The process of urban areas expanding outwards, usually in the form of suburbs, and developing over fertile agricultural land.
Niagara Movement → A group of black and white reformers who organized the NAACP in 1909