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1. Which of the following was true of Secretary of State William Henry Seward?

A. He was successful in negotiating a trade deal with the Kingdom of Hawaii.

B. He negotiated the purchase of Alaska from Canada.

C. He annexed the Midway Islands.

D. He opposed American imperial expansion.

2. As its intellectual voice, ______ became the leader of the Harlem Renaissance.

A. Claude McKay

B. H. L. Mencken

C. W. E. B. Du Bois

D. James Weldon Johnson

3. Which of the following statements is most accurate regarding America's political climate between 1876

and 1896?

A. Little political power or influence was left to the states.

B. The influence of the president over Congress diminished.

C. The party that won the presidential election also controlled Congress.

D. Southern states tended to vote Republican.

4. In a famous speech, William Jennings Bryan

A. refused to be allied with the so-called "silverists."

B. declared his staunch support of the gold standard.

C. declared that mankind shouldn't be "crucified on a cross of gold."

D. refused his nomination as the presidential candidate of the Populist Party.

5. Which of the following groups benefitted the least from the prosperity of the second industrial

revolution?

A. Railroad workers

B. Textile workers

C. Factory workers

D. Farmers

6. The ___________ expressed the darkest and most ominous aspect of the rural counterattack of the early

1900s.

A. Red Scare

B. Palmer raids

C. Prohibition movement

D. Ku Klux Klan

7. The presidential election of 1928 pitted Al Smith of New York against

A. Theodore Roosevelt.

B. John W. Davis.

C. Herbert Hoover.

D. Bob La Follette.

8. Theodore Roosevelt's first major trust-busting victory resulted from a suit brought against

A. Standard Oil.

B. the American Tobacco Company.

C. the Northern Securities Company.

D. the DuPont Corporation.

9. The Niagara Movement, headed by _______, sought equal rights for blacks.

A. Booker T. Washington

B. William E. Walling

C. W. E. B. Du Bois

D. William Lloyd Garrison

10. In the election of 1912, Teddy Roosevelt's Bull Moose Party platform was built around what he called

the

A. Fair Deal.

B. Square Deal.

C. New Nationalism.

D. New Freedom.

11. Among the legislative acts passed during Franklin Roosevelt’s first term as president, which one gave

relief to artists, actors, and writers?

A. National Recovery Administration

B. Civilian Conservation Corps

C. Tennessee Valley Authority

D. Works Progress Administration

12. Which of the following is true of the Spanish-American War?

A. About one in ten American soldiers were black.

B. Racial tensions were suspended for the duration of the war.

C. Black soldiers referred to black Cubans as "Smoked Spaniards."

D. The black soldiers who fought had gained experience and distinction during the Indian Wars.

13. Which of the following is true of the Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty?

A. It granted the United States a canal zone in the Isthmus of Panama.

B. It declared Panamanian independence.

C. It laid out the terms for the purchase of Panama from Colombia.

D. It was intended to restore friendly relations between the United States and Colombia.

14. Following the Spanish-American War, and especially in regard to American occupation of the

Philippines, most anti-imperialists argued that

A. the occupation would lead to unhealthy racial mixing.

B. because all war was immoral, the fruits of war were tainted.

C. cheap, imported Filipino laborers would take American jobs.

D. installing tyranny abroad would encourage tyranny at home.

15. _______ pioneered the field of corporate public relations.

A. Ivy. L. Lee

B. Henry Ford

C. Margaret Robins

D. Samuel Gompers

16. In 1893, the Cleveland administration's repeal of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act

A. brought immediate relief to people suffering under the 1893 depression.

B. caused the value of currency to contract.

C. had no long-term possibility of reviving the depressed economy.

D. empowered conservative Democrats.

17. Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James

developed the philosophy of

A. social progressivism.

B. social idealism.

C. radical progressivism.

D. pragmatism.

18. Which of the following is true of the Industrial Workers of the World (I.W.W.)?

A. It had very little influence over the labor movement.

B. It made business leaders create new methods to deal with labor issues.

C. It was devoted to organizing highly skilled immigrant workers.

D. It was founded in Russia.

19. In 1916, Woodrow Wilson ordered General John J. Pershing to lead U.S. troops into Mexico to capture

A. Francisco Madero.

B. Victoriana Huerta.

End of exam

C. Porfirio Diaz.

D. Pancho Villa.

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  • 7 years ago
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    here are the answers!

    1. Which of the following was true of Secretary of State William Henry Seward?

    B. He negotiated the purchase of Alaska from Canada.

    2. As its intellectual voice, ______ became the leader of the Harlem Renaissance.

    C. W. E. B. Du Bois

    3. Which of the following statements is most accurate regarding America's political climate between 1876

    and 1896?

    C. The party that won the presidential election also controlled Congress.

    4. In a famous speech, William Jennings Bryan

    B. declared his staunch support of the gold standard.

    5. Which of the following groups benefitted the least from the prosperity of the second industrial

    revolution?

    D. Farmers

    6. The ___________ expressed the darkest and most ominous aspect of the rural counterattack of the early

    1900s.

    D. Ku Klux Klan

    7. The presidential election of 1928 pitted Al Smith of New York against

    C. Herbert Hoover.

    8. Theodore Roosevelt's first major trust-busting victory resulted from a suit brought against

    C. the Northern Securities Company.

    9. The Niagara Movement, headed by _______, sought equal rights for blacks.

    C. W. E. B. Du Bois

    10. In the election of 1912, Teddy Roosevelt's Bull Moose Party platform was built around what he called

    the

    C. New Nationalism.

    Hope i helped :)

  • 6 years ago

    1- C. He annexed the midway islands

    not B

    3- B. The influence of the president over Congress diminished.

    not C

    11. Among the legislative acts passed during Franklin Roosevelt’s first term as president, which one gave

    D. Works Progress Administration

    14. Following the Spanish-American War, and especially in regard to American occupation of the

    Philippines, most anti-imperialists argued that

    D. installing tyranny abroad would encourage tyranny at home.

    15. _______ pioneered the field of corporate public relations.

    A. Ivy. L. Lee

    16. In 1893, the Cleveland administration's repeal of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act

    B. caused the value of currency to contract.

    17. Believing that truth is what works for actual real people, Harvard psychologist William James

    D. pragmatism.

    18. Which of the following is true of the Industrial Workers of the World (I.W.W.)?

    B. It made business leaders create new methods to deal with labor issues

    19. In 1916, Woodrow Wilson ordered General John J. Pershing to lead U.S. troops into Mexico to capture

    D. Pancho Villa

    got 100

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  • 6 years ago

    13. Which of the following is true of the Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty?

    A. It granted the United States a canal zone in the Isthmus of Panama

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