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1.  The Webster-Ashburton Treaty of 1842 settled a boundary dispute between _______ over _______.
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2.  Which of the following Mexican policies irritated the Anglo-American settlers of Texas in the early 1830s?
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3.  Central to Native American life on the Plains was that the tribes
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4.  The cheif example of the tie between revivalism and abolitionism was the career of
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5.  During the Cleveland administration, which nation did the United States replace as the major power in Latin America?
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6.  Transcendentalism was the American version of
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7.  OThe Crittenden Plan
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8.  The initial government policy toward the Plains tribes was
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9.  After 1851, the U.S. government abandoned the policy of one large reservation in favor of
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10.  TJosiah Strong
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11.  Which of the following was, perhaps, the greatest Native American victory over the United States Army?
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12.  By 1900, China
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13.  Which one of the following individuals did NOT contribut to the idea that white, Christian people were superior to other peoples around the world?
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14.  Western migration in the post-Civil War period
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15.  The Homestead Act of 1862 failed because
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16.  The bloodiest one-day battle of the Civil war was
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17.  Who was the man who invented barbed wire?
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18.  The Mormon community, established in Utah,
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19.  John Tyler initiated the politics of Manifest Destiny
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20.  The rallying cry "Fifty-Four Forty or Fight" referred to which desired territory?
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21.  The United States expected the Mexican War
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22.  Between the 1830s and 1840s, most of the immigrants to the United States came from
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23.  The neighborly way of dealing with deviants broke down
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24.  Which of the following was NOT an essential feature of the factory system?
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25.  In the large cities if the North, abolitionism
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26.  The major factor that pushed the Irish immigrant to the United States in the 1840s and 1850s was
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27.  The "boom-and-bust" economy was most commonly associated with the
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28.  Why did President McKinley ask for a declaration of war against Spain?
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29.  By 1900, the United States
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30.  The transformation of the American economy in the 1840s and 1850s was primarily the result of
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31.  Which of the following territories caused the most debate about the merits of acquiring an empire for the United States?
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32.  Opposition to Tyler's plan for the annexation of Texas came, primarily, from
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33.  At the outset of the Spanish-American War,
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34.  Henry David Thoreau pushed the idea of ___________ to its logical conclusion in his sojourn at Walden Pond between 1845 and 1847.
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35.  The key organizer of the Compromise of 1850 was
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36.  The changes in the reform moverment of the mid-1830s demostrated
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37.  In practice, working-class families viewed the new public schools
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38.  In the Kansas-Nebraska Act, Stephen Douglas attempted to set up territorial government on the basis of
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39.  The Republicans were successful in the election of 1860 because
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40.  The founder of the radical anti-slavery movement was
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41.  In his sermons, Charles G. Finney appealed mainly to
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42.  THe leader of the movement to reform asylums and prisons was
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43.  In theory, prisons ans asylums
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44.  The first great practitioner of evangelical Calvinism was
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45.  In the first decade of the twentieth century, the economic trend
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46.  In the final analysis, prisons and asylums
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47.  The commission form of government was pioneered in
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48.  In the election of 1912,
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49.  In which type of organization does a company own all elements from raw material to finished product?
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50.  The Homestead Strike
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51.  In the final analysis, Wilson's domestic programs indicated
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52.  The principle of the "iron law of wages" stated that
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53.  The election of 1912
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54.  Why did the Knights of Labor fail?
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55.  The Haymarket Square riot
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56.  By 1897, Spain
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57.  In comparison to male workers, female workers
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58.  Unlike the Knights of Labor, the American Federation of Labor
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59.  What document provided the terms for U.S. intervention in Cuba?
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60.  Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the advert of advertising?
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61.  Music in the Progressive period
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62.  The principles on which the Knights of Labor were founded included
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63.  The leading advocate of the philosophy of pragmatism was
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64.  According to the theories of Alfred Thayer Mahan,
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65.  In the great coal strike of 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt
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66.  As the leaer of the American Federation of Labor, he tried to achieve pragmatic goals for his workers.
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67.  In which of the following territories did the native inhabitants receive U.S. citizenship in 1900?
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68.  According to progressive reformers in the cities, especially crucial to the success of their causes were
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69.  The journalist who exposed How the Other Half Lives in urban tenements was
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70.  By the end of the 19th century, most immigrants arrives from
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71.  The middle-class American family of the late 19th century
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72.  The Social Darwinists
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73.  Jane Addams was the founder of
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74.  Booker T. Washington
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75.  W.E.B. Du Bois
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76.  The Pendleton Act
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77.  Which of the following was NOT a reason for farm discontent in the late nineteenth century?
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78.  The Populist candidate for president in 1892 was
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79.  The individual who rocketed to national attention because of the Pullman strike was
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80.  Which of the following individuals was NOT a prominent American writer of the late nineteenth century?
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81.  Which of the followinf was NOT a consequence of the Pullman Strike?
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82.  The president who entered the White House after the fraudulent election of 1876 was
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