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Match the descriptions in Column I with the terms in Column II.

Hands-off approach by government on business matters _______

Legislation to reform the spoils system __________

Section of cities in which certain ethnic and racial groups live __________

Unofficial organization designed to keep a particular party or group in power _______

A. Pendleton Civil Service Act

B. laissez-faire

C. political machine

D. ghetto

E. Harrison Civil Service Act

F. political party

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Which of the following best describes key positions held by the Republican Party in the Gilded Age?

free silver, high immigration, and low tariffs

gold standard, high tariffs, and limits on immigration

free silver and fewer blue laws

no government aid to railroads and no blue laws

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Which of the following best describes key positions held by the Democratic Party in the Gilded Age?

enforcement of blue laws and higher tariffs

gold standard and strict limits on immigration

increased money supply, lower tariffs, and higher farm prices

pensions for Union soldiers and more government aid to railroads

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During the late 1800s, the port of entry for the majority of immigrants was

Boston.

San Francisco.

Philadelphia.

New York City.

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What attracted many Asians to the United States in the late 1800s?

repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act

the desire for free land

jobs with American railroad companies

the Gentlemen's Agreement

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Which of the following was a major result of both immigration and the increased productivity of factory jobs in the late 1800s?

the rapid expansion of urban areas

mechanization of agriculture

high wages for factory workers

overpopulation of the South

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Why did many immigrants support city political machines?

Political machines were free of corruption.

Political machines provided them with jobs.

Political machines put powerful "bosses" out of business.

Political machines fought against crime in the slums.

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Which best describes the main goal of the social gospel and settlement movements?

to improve living conditions for the poor

to strengthen political machines

to encourage immigration

to create jobs for the unemployed

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To keep African Americans from voting, some southern states charged a(n) ______ to cast a ballot.

voter fee

voter tax

poll tax

election fee

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A system called _____ legally segregated and degraded African Americans.

Jefferson Davis

Jim Crow

Segregation Degradation

Emancipation Segregation

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By 1910, nearly 60 percent of American children were in school because

families had more money.

scholarships were plentiful.

immigration was down.

many states required school attendance by law.

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Public schools played an important role in

teaching religion.

helping immigrant children assimilate.

training women for the work place.

decreasing literacy.

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The Niagara Movement called for

legal segregation.

an end to immigration.

full civil liberties for African Americans.

more women's colleges.

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In the case of Plessy v. Ferguson, the Supreme Court

declared segregation unconstitutional.

established the "separate-but-equal" doctrine, upholding segregation.

ordered public school districts to upgrade schools for African Americans.

ordered universities to enroll more women and African Americans.

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The act of lynching might best be described as

seizure and execution of a person by a mob.

imprisonment of a suspect without a trial.

illegal search of a home or business.

illegal seizure of property.

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As women began to make their way into professional jobs, they worked mainly in

law, engineering, and the ministry.

education, health care, and social work.

science, music, and manufacturing.

architecture, textiles, and the law.

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Match the descriptions in Column I with the names in Column II.

President known for his "dollar diplomacy"

Guerrillas on the island nation of _____ destroyed American-owned sugar mills to gain support for independence.

The Spanish-American War began in 1898, in _____, when the United States launched a surprise attack on Spanish ships in Manila Bay.

A. the Philippine Islands

B. Cuba

C. William Howard Taft

D. Theodore Roosevelt

E. Guam

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  • Mitch
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    Sorry, this isn't asking for HELP... this is asking us to DO your test for you.

    If you're having difficulty with your Connections Academy exams,

    I suggest you review your textbook and class notes. - Thanks!

    Good luck in your studies,

    ~ Mitch ~

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  • Frosty
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    1,B

    A

    D

    C

    10 free silver, high immigration and low tariffs

    11 enforcement of blue laws and limits on immigration

    12 San Francisco

    13 repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act

    14/mechanization of agriculture

    15 Political machines provided them with jobs

    16 to improve living conditions for the poor

    17 poll tax

    18 Jim Crow laws

    19 many states required school attendance by law

    20 helping immigrant children assimilate

    21 ?

    22 established the "separate-but-equal" doctrine, upholding segregation

    23 seizure and execution of a person by a mob

    24 education, health care, and social work

    25 C

    B

    A

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  • Feisty
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    The best HELP I can give you is to tell you not to cheat on your test, nor to rely on the "answers" you are given when you do. Generally they are incorrect.

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