US II History - Pryor

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US II History Class.


 
  
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1
The Oregon system included all of the following reforms except:  a. primary elections...
 
b. city managers gov
2
Progressives feared all of the following except
 
a government active in the economic, social, and cultural spheres
3
Carrie Chapman Catt's National American Woman's Suffrage Association argued that women should...
 
they were more moral than men and their votes would purify politics
4
The "Wobblies"
 
were members of a radical labor union believed to practice sabotage and other forms of violence
5
Progressives evinced a firm belief in: a.democracy b. efficiency c. the malleability of human...
 
d. a,b,c
6
President William Howard Taft: a. prosecuted more trusts than Theodore Roosevelt did. b. lowered...
 
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7
The Meat Inspection Act of 1906: a. represented a significant expansion of government intervention...
 
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8
The Hepburn Act: a. created the ICC b. gave the Interstate Commerece Commission greater powers...
 
b. gave the Interstate Commerce Commission greater powers with which to regulate the railroads
9
In the presidential election campaign of 1912, Woodrow Wilson: a. was committed to more radical...
 
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10
Theodore Roosevelt's suit against the Northern Securities Company earned him the nickname
 
Trustbuster
11
Progressives were typically
 
supporters of activist, assertive government.
12
Progressivism as a "good government" movement made its appearance in the 1890s in
 
cities
13
On the race question, progressivism: a. gave birth to NAACP b. included racists among it prominent...
 
d. a,b,c
14
Typically, progressives were all of the following except
 
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15
All of the following are true of The Jungle by Upton Sinclair except that
 
was ghostwritten by Ida M. Tarbell.
16
All of the following are true of Woodrow Wilson as president except:  a. he was...
 
d. he became more conservative as  his first term prgressed
17
During Roosevelt's presidency: a. the forrest reserved tripled in size b. lumbermen and cattlemen...
 
d. a,b, and d
18
Theodore Roosevelt was popular among workers when he intervened in a strike in 1902 in the
 
anthracite mines.
19
The Meat Inspection Act of 1906
 
1) represented a significant expansion of government intervention in the economy. 2) provided...
20
The United States thwarted Germany's submarine blockade of Great Britain: a. by deploying its...
 
b. employing convoys escorted by destroyers to transport men and material to Europe
21
The first American intervention in Mexican affairs under Wilson
 
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22
Germany's primary tool for choking England's import economy was
 
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23
Factors inclining the United States to be sympathetic toward the Allied Powers included: a....
 
d. a, b, and c
24
Germany resumed unrestricted submarine warfare in 1917 in the belief
 
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25
Senate opposition to the Versailles Treaty: a. came primarily from Republicans b. was organized...
 
d. a,b,c
26
A civilian administrator who came to be viewed as a hero of the American war effort was
 
Herbert Hoover
27
The only national political organization to oppose the war once the United States was actually...
 
Socialist party of America
28
During the First World War, progressives
 
for the most part wholeheartedly supported the war
29
At the Versailles Conference,
 
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30
The First World War was triggered by
 
the assassination of an Austrian archduke by a Serbian nationalist.
31
Propagandists inspired anti-German feelings by playing upon all of the following except
 
outrage at Germany's savage treatment of the Jews.
32
The Bolshevik Revolution
 
was a serious setback for the Allies
33
All of the following were Central Powers except
 
Denmark.
34
The basis of the British blockade of Germany was
 
mines.
35
1917 was a momentous year in African-American history because
 
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36
In his role as food administrator, Herbert Hoover promoted all of the following except
 
rationing
37
The war promoted Prohibition for all of the following reasons except
 
alcohol normally used in beer, wine, and liquor was needed as fuel for tanks.
38
President Wilson's Fourteen Points included all of the following except
 
reparations from Germany.
39
Wilson's Fourteen Points
 
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40
During the 1920s, the style and tempo of baseball was revolutionized by
 
Babe Ruth
41
All of the following are true of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti except: a. the judge...
 
c. all their defenders were radicals
42
In the 1920s, immigration: a. was limited on the basis of the national origin of would-be immigrants....
 
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43
The fearful atmosphere of the Red Scare: a. reflected the fact that most ethnic Americans were...
 
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44
All of the following contributed to anti-immigrant feelings except: a. labor unrest. b....
 
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45
Buying on margin
 
means buying stock on credit.
46
According to Bruce Barton, Jesus was an advertising man because: a. his parables were condensed...
 
all the choices
47
Installment-plan purchasing
 
a. permitted many Americans to improve their living standard. b. represented a departure from...
48
The poorest section of the United States in the 1920s was
 
the South.
49
Both the European and American economies were injured by: a. the worldwide adoption of low...
 
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50
Postwar labor unrest resulted primarily from
 
wages made inadequate by inflation
51
Many historians consider Warren G. Harding "the worst president" for all of the following reasons...
 
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52
The Treaty of Washington
 
reduced the naval armaments of the great powers.
53
Postwar strikes and labor unrest resulted in all of the following except: a. very few victories...
 
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54
In the Teapot Dome scandal, Interior Secretary Albert B. Fall
 
leased Navy oil reserves to private interests in return for personal "loans."
55
America's foreign policy was "isolationist" in the sense that it: a. isolated Latin America...
 
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56
New Era economic policies reduced all of the following except: a. corporate taxes. b. taxes...
 
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57
German reparations: a. financed repayment of Allied war debts. b. drained Germany of much needed...
 
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58
The Kellogg-Briand Pact
 
a. was little but a statement of goodwill. b. outlawed war as an instrument of national policy....
59
As president, Calvin Coolidge was known for all of the following except his
 
active, energetic leadership


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