Which of the following is the correct bodies of water surrounding the United States?
Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean and Gulf Of Mexico
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico
Indian Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and Southern Ocean
Which of the following sets of states are located in the MidWest?
Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Delaware, New York and Pennsylvania
Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona
Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Ohio and Minnesota
Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Arkansas, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky
California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado
Robert E. Lee
Frederick Douglass( Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Frederick Douglass ) pushed for the 13th amendment and the 10% plan, which required 25%
50%( 25%, 5%, 10%, 50% ) of the voters to pledge an allegiance to the Union and the state had to adopt a no-slave constitution.
What were the push factors leading to immigration to the early to mid-1800s?
Agricultural Famine / Changes
Religious and Political Changes
All of the Above
What was the name of the US Army Commander at the Battle of Little Big Horn?
The Plains Indians
Navajo( Plains Indians, Cherokee, Lenai Lenape, Navajo ) used buffalo
monkeys( buffalo, prairie dogs, antelopes, monkeys ) as a main resource for food, clothing and shelter and tools.
Which one is NOT a reason for westward expansion?
Gold and silver
Adventure and opportunity
Which one is not an industrialist or monopolist?
John D. Rockefeller
Alaska and Hawaii fall into the Non-Contiguous
Mid-West( Non-Contiguous, Northwest, Southwest, Mid-West ) region.
A body of laws by Southern States, immediately after the Civil War to maintain SOCIAL control over the freed black slaves, restricting African Americans freedom and providing for low wage work, are called
Jim Crow Laws
Racial Inequality( Racial segregation, Ethnic cleansing, People Separation, Racial Inequality ) is the separation of people into racial or other ethnic groups.
Which one of these is NOT a problem or policy of Reconstruction
Southern military leaders could not hold public office
African Americans could hold public office
African Americans gained equal rights as a result of the Civil Rights Act
The Chinese were discriminated against in 1882 by the Chinese Exclusion Act
The South didn't like "carpetbaggers" who took advantage of the South
Southern States made Black Codes to limit the freedom of former slaves
What is the name of the region whose physical features included the lack of trees, semi-arid with little water, unpredictable weather, high wind, flat featureless areas, low hills and stream valleys?
This amendment abolished slavery and involuntary servitude.
This amendment provided equal protection for men under the law.
This amendment provided all men with the right to vote
This amendment gave all women the right to vote
Who was a frequent writer and speaker for the Black suffrage movement, who pushed for equal right and the right to vote for Blacks?
Robert E. Lee
Susan B. Anthony
Elizabeth Cody Stanton
This individual proposed a 50% plan for reconstruction but most Radical Republicans did not like it because it gave too much power to the South and didn't guarantee rights for freed slaves.
This Act was the first United States federal law to define citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law.
The Civil Rights Act of 1866
Which of the following are results of Reconstruction?
First blacks elected to Congress
Increase in discrimination with Black Codes
Jim Crow Laws (literacy tests, poll tax and grandfather clauses)
Cuba's freedom from Spain
Plessy v. Ferguson was a court case in 1896 that stated that segregation is legal and created "separation but equal"
Jim Crow Laws legalized the right to segregate men and women and restricted voting rights for women.
Which of these individuals believed that equality for African Americans could be achieved through vocational education, industrial training, and business ownership?
Booker T. Washington
W.E.B. Du Bois
Why were the Irish discriminated against in the mid to late 1800s?
They looked different
They didn't have industrial experience
They were from China
They were not to be trusted.
Factory owners used children instead of adults because they cost them more money.
Who invented the assembly line?
Check the statements that are correct
The purpose of Reconstruction was to bring the Southern States back into the United States.
Southern military leaders were allowed to vote and hold office during Reconstruction.
The Freeman's Bureau helped former slaves find work and get an education
Northerners who went south during Reconstruction were called "Scalawags" by southern whites.
To be President, Rutherford B. Hayes told Northern troops to stay in the South to support Reconstruction.
Northern troops were sent to the South to support reconstruction and protect African-American rights.
What group did W.E.B. Du Bois help create to fight for the rights of African-Americans?
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National American Women Suffrage Association
National Freed Black Men Association
Chicago's Hull House
LIst the five reasons that people went west
New technologies made it easier to live in the West
The Homestead Act of 1862 gave free acres of land to anyone willing to work on it for 5 years.
Gold and silver gave the possibility of wealth for miners
It offered a new beginning for slaves (Exodusters)
The Homestead Act gave acres of land
railroads( acres of land, homes, cars, railroads ) away free as long as the person agreed to work on it for 5 years
3 years( 5 years, 10 years, 1 year, 3 years ).
Barbed Wire( Windmills, Steel Plows, Dry Farming, Barbed Wire ) pump up water from deep wells.
Railroads( Steel plows, Windmills, Dry Farming, Sod Houses, Railroads ) break up the soil.
The helped people to move west faster and safer than wagons did.
When cattle were taken from Texas to railroad cities, these were called what?
The Dawes Act, which tried to make Indians adopt farming and American culture, was successful because Native Americans wanted to give up their traditional way of life just to survive.
Geronimo was the Chief of the Chiricahua Apaches. He led his tribe against white settlers in Arizona for more than ten years.
The U.S. government forced Native Americans on to reservations
the Great Plains
mountains( reservations, the ocean, the Great Plains, mountains ) in order to get land back for white Americans.
Which of the following things about inventions did not help industry grow?
Made industry more efficient
Broke all things and hurt men
Created new industries
Contributed to job growth
A boom is when industry has bad times and a bust is when industry has good times.
This group used boycotts, strikes and protests to get better conditions for workers.
urbanist( philanthropist, monopolist, union worker, urbanist ) is a rich person who gives back to society.
political machine( monopoly, settlement house, tenement, political machine ) is a business with no competition. John D. Rockefeller
Alexander Graham Bell( John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell ) owned the Standard Oil Company, which was one of these first businesses without competition. Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
J.P. Morgan( Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Henry Ford, J.P. Morgan ) owned a steel company that was also one of these.
John D. Rockefeller
Cornelius Vanderbilt( Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) invented the electric light bulb. Alexander Graham Bell
John D. Rockefeller
Cornelius Vanderbilt( Alexander Graham Bell, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) invented the telephone. Cornelius Vanderbilt
W.E.B. Du Bois
J.P. Morgan( Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jane Addams, W.E.B. Du Bois, J.P. Morgan ) was successful in railroads and shipping. J.P. Morgan
Cornelius Vanderbilt( J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Cornelius Vanderbilt ) was a wealthy banker.
What was the name of Jane Addams' settlement house?
Ronald McDonald House
House of Cards
What does urbanization mean?
Growth of cities
Growth of rural areas
Movement of people into a country
Which of these items is not a PULL factor for immigration?
Freedom of religion
Hope for better opportunities
Escape from bad governments
Immigrants from Europe came to America through Ellis Island
The Statue of Liberty
Jamieson's Island( Ellis Island, Angel Island, The Statue of Liberty, Gilligan's Island, Jamieson's Island ) in New York. Immigrants from Asia came to America through Angel Island
Tom Sawyer's Island( Angel Island, Ellis Island, Gilligan's Island, Cooper's Island, Tom Sawyer's Island ) in California.
A is a run-down building in a .
What is a progressive?
A person who wanted to solve society's problems
A person who wanted to be president
A person who wanted to live on a reservation
A person who wins the lottery
monopolist( muckraker, separatist, freedman, monopolist ) is a writer who exposes society's problems. Ida Tarbell
John D. Rockefeller( Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, Jacob Riis, John D. Rockefeller ) wrote "The History of Standard Oil Company" and the negatives of monopolies. Upton Sinclair
Ida Tarbell( Upton Sinclair, Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, Ida Tarbell ) wrote "The Jungle" about Chicago's meatpacking industry. Jacob Riis
Andrew Carnegie( Jacob Riis, Upton Sinclair, Ida Tarbell, Andrew Carnegie ), while not a writer, did expose society's problems through photography.
A trust is a small group that controls a whole industry.
The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was a labor union, led by Samuel Gompers. Which of these things were they able to to accomplish?
Increase worker's pay
Decrease worker's pay
Improve safety conditions
Create bad accidents in workplaces
Lower work hours
Increase work hours
What is yellow journalism?
Journalism that is based on sensationalism and crude exaggeration
Journalism that is accurate, fact-based and honest
Journalist that is only about one topic
Which of the following is NOT a cause of the Spanish-American War?
Support of Cuba' independence
U.S. Interests in Cuba, such as businesses
Sinking of the U.S.S. Maine
Free blacks in Cuba
The causes of World War I can be described using the acronym M.A.I.N. Which of the following describe why World War I happened?