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1 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History Homesteader: FarmerMuckraker: Journalist2. How did the 17th Amendment give more political power to the individual voter? Direct Election of Senators3. What was the most important effect of the progressive era?Reforms of initiatives, referendums and recall.
2 4. What is the theory behind the Sherman Antitrust Act? 5. Fill in the BlankSocial Darwinism: __________________Nativism: Birth to the KKKRed Scare: Deportation of Communists6. The issue of unemployment and declining wages on the West Coast led to what foreign policy
3 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History 7. All of the following are true about the Federal Reserve Act of 1913created the central banking system in the U.S.granted legal authority to issue legal tendercreated a system that still regulates U.S. monetary policy8. John Muir : ____________ :Upton Sinclair : ____________National Parks ServicePure Food and Drug Act9. How did the writing of W.E.B. DuBois affect American society?It pushed Americans to think differently and act differently towards African Americans.
4 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History 10. The activism of Susan B. Anthony impacted American government because it led to the passage of the—11. Which of the following amendments would Alexander Hamilton, a strong federal government advocate, MOST have supported?16th, 17th, 18th, or 19th12. What was the first large scale effort of the U.S. government to regulate business for the public good?Answers:th Amendment- Women’s Suffrage (Right to Vote)th Amendment- Income Tax12. Interstate Commerce Commision
5 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History 13. What could account for a change in rural and urban populations during a time period?14. Put the following President’s in Chronological Order:Theodore RooseveltWoodrow WilsonHoward Taft15. Urban Social Reform in the 1800’s most associated with what person?
6 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History 16. Many progressives hoped to make American government better able to serve the people’s needs by making government operations and services more efficient and rational.17. What might have been an unintended consequence of progressive’s attempts to streamline the government?18. Industrialism.
7 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That all noncitizen Indians born within the territorial limits of the United States be, and they are hereby, declared to be citizens of the United States: Provided, That the granting of such citizenship shall not in any manner impair or otherwise affect the right of any Indian to tribal or other property.American Indian Citizenship Act, 192419. Why would the above act have made some American Indians question its motives?20. What Political party is described below?Established in 1890sMembers were mostly southern and western farmersMainly opposed banks, railroads, and upper classesEfforts resulted in hurting AfricanAmerican suffrage21. The Progressive Era being identified as a ____________ in U.S. history because it had all of the following:The distinctive feature of reform that is present throughout the time perioda set of prominent historical events that changed societyeconomic activity that is significant in the time sequence
8 Unit 2 Thinkers U.S. History 22. What methods were used to gain voting rights for women?PUBLIC PROTESTSAMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION (19th)That was the Last Unit 2 Thinker. We will test on Tuesday next week.