Chapter 6 American History HR 7

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Chapter 6 American History HR 7

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 1871 who was the inventor who made the telephone?
    • A. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • B. 

      George Bush

    • C. 

      Rutherford B. Hayes

    • D. 

      Tomas Edison

  • 2. 
    What did Thomas A. Edison invent?
    • A. 

      Phonograph

    • B. 

      Car

    • C. 

      Electricity

    • D. 

      Chair

  • 3. 
    Who put the patent on the telegraph?
    • A. 

      Samuel F.B.Morse

    • B. 

      Edwin Drake

    • C. 

      Brent Price

    • D. 

      Rutherford B. Hayes

  • 4. 
    Who had made the standard oil company in 1870?
    • A. 

      Andrew Caregie

    • B. 

      J.r. Ewing

    • C. 

      Barack Obama

    • D. 

      John D Rockefeller

  • 5. 
    Why were were patents established?
    • A. 

      The right to put an inventor name on an invention.

    • B. 

      Licenses that give an inventor the exclusive right to make, use, or sell an invention in set period.

    • C. 

      To make a lot of money.

    • D. 

      To be famous.

  • 6. 
    Most piecework was performed in what came to be known as a sweatshop, what is a sweatshop?
    • A. 

      A working establishment were men worked out for a living.

    • B. 

      A house like a sauna.

    • C. 

      A shop where employees worked long hours at low wages and under poor working conditions.

    • D. 

      A place in the work that is over 100 degrees

  • 7. 
    What did the Sherman antitrust act outlaw?
    • A. 

      Any combination of companies that would allow interstate trade Or commerce happen.

    • B. 

      Allow any companies joining with over sea companies.

    • C. 

      Don't trust men named Sherman.

    • D. 

      Any combination of companies that restrained interstate trade or commerce.

  • 8. 
    What does the ideal of socialism mean?
    • A. 

      It is an economic and political philosophy that favors public instead of private control of the means of production.

    • B. 

      When to groups merge.

    • C. 

      Where to groups do not talk to each other.

  • 9. 
    On May 3, at Chicago's McCormick reaper factory, police broke up a fight between strikers and scabs. What are scabs?
    • A. 

      A work that high ranking employers have?

    • B. 

      Positive term for a worker called in by an employer to replace striking laborers.

    • C. 

      A nickname for the youngest worker at a job.

    • D. 

      Negative term for a worker called in by an employer to replace striking laborers.

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