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History of the American People

History

Quiz 21 :

Urban America and the Progressive Era

Quiz 21 :

Urban America and the Progressive Era

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Big-city machines solidified their control by working with reformers in __________.
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Both prohibition and ending prostitution were efforts by the progressive reformers to control __________.
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The most important trend in public education during the progressive era was __________.
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A major reason progressive women such as Jane Addams turned to settlement work was __________.
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John R. Commons and Richard Ely both promoted __________.
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As a new kind of reform community, the Henry Street settlement was essentially a community of __________.
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Sociologist Lester Frank Ward debunked Social Darwinism, claiming __________.
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Who coined the term "muckraker"?
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Which of these people would most likely have been among the "new" immigrants entering the United States in 1905?
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Why did southern progressives support the disfranchisement and segregation of African Americans?
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The Woman's Christian Temperance Union's efforts at prohibition and other social reforms allowed women to __________.
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In general, progressives were __________.
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When reformers investigated prostitution, they were distressed to learn that many girls __________.
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Progressive reformers believed the primary purpose of public education was to __________.
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Progressive academics and legal scholars argued __________.
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Philosopher John Dewey argued that schools should __________.
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The Henry Street Settlement sought to address its neighborhood's __________.
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Which of these groups provided much of the financial support for the Anti-Saloon League?
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Oregon progressives were particularly known for __________ through their adoption of the direct primary, initiative, and referendum.
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The main area of agreement between the progressives and their Populist predecessors was __________.
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