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California An Interpretive History

History

Quiz 12 :

Culture and Anarchy

Quiz 12 :

Culture and Anarchy

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Journalism flourished in the free atmosphere of Virginia City,Nevada,during the era of the Comstock lode.
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According to the textbook,the greatest "literary product" of the American west was Mark Twain.
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John Rollin Ridge's main literary achievement was
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The first California daily newspaper was the
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John Swett was a state
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State provision for public schools in California
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During Mark Twain's stay in the far west he
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John Rollin Ridge's The Life and Adventures of Joaquin Murieta,Celebrated California Bandit was based on solid factual information the author was able to uncover.
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The Golden Era,published during the 1850s,was a
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During the gold rush years California spawned literally hundreds of newspapers.
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Bret Harte's poem,"The Heathen Chinee",actually created positive attitudes among whites toward the California Chinese population.
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The "Shirley Letters" were written by
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The cultural level in gold rush California was remarkably low.
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Nineteenth-century Jewish Californians included
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Bret Harte's most significant stories on the gold rush first appeared in The Overland Monthly.
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Most of Mark Twain's famous literary works were published in
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Much of the success of the Golden Era was due to its informal tone and popular appeal.
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Bret Harte's famous poem,"The Heathen Chinee",
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The author of the Miner's Ten Commandments was
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