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Quiz 18 :

The Machine Age, 1877-1920

Quiz 18 :

The Machine Age, 1877-1920

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Before Ford Motor Company employees could receive the benefits of the Five-Dollar-Day plan, they had to
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The 1894 Pullman strike was touched off by George Pullman's decision to
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Which of the following is true of the Knights of Labor under the leadership of Terence Powderly?
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Many employers cut wage costs in the late nineteenth century by
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In Muller v. Oregon the Supreme Court
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Under Frederick W. Taylor's theory of scientific management,
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As a result of the Haymarket bombing,
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The economic advantages available to large factories are known as
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In Holden v. Hardy the Supreme Court
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Thomas Edison's contribution to the search for cheap and efficient indoor lighting was the
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Which of the following was arrested for the 1905 assassination of the ex-governor of Idaho but was later acquitted?
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One of the effects of the work of Frederick W. Taylor was that
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Why did the proportion of women working as sales clerks increase in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries?
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Which of the following conclusions may be drawn from the facts surrounding the general railway strike of 1877?
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President Grover Cleveland responded to the 1894 Pullman strike by
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The development of the southern textile industry was aided by which of the following?
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In practice the "freedom of contract" principle meant that
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The American Federation of Labor
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The Supreme Court's decision in Muller v. Oregon resulted in women being
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American workers traditionally considered themselves producers, but during the late nineteenth century they became employees. Which of the following statements best expresses the difference between the two?
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