History 124 Test 2 Part 1

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  • 1. 
    Fairly young, well-educated professional people
    • A. 

  • 2. 
    Government begins to regulate economy at this time
    • A. 

      1875

    • B. 

      1900

    • C. 

      1924

  • 3. 
    You feel neutral, not one way or the other
    • A. 

      Diffuse

    • B. 

      Grass Roots

    • C. 

      Government Commission

  • 4. 
    Begins at local level which tries to get rid of corruption, give more power to the people, and uses government to address political and social issues
    • A. 

      Urban Machine

    • B. 

      Progressives

    • C. 

      Grassroots

  • 5. 
    Politicians influence city leaders
    • A. 

      Grassroots

    • B. 

      Urban Machine

    • C. 

      Kickback

  • 6. 
    More loyalty and rewards for votes
    • A. 

      Patronage

    • B. 

      Kickback

    • C. 

      Padded Payroll

  • 7. 
    Price of doing business with the city.  Money received from companies for doing business with the city
    • A. 

      Patronage

    • B. 

      Padded Payroll

    • C. 

      Kickback

  • 8. 
    This favors the machine
    • A. 

      High Rates of Taxation

    • B. 

      Sham of Voting

    • C. 

      Urban Machine

  • 9. 
    People candidates give liquor to for votes, often take them to the poles even though they cannot vote
    • A. 

      Bummers

    • B. 

      Diffuse

    • C. 

      Ballot Initiative

  • 10. 
    People get jobs with the cities even though those jobs are not needed
    • A. 

      Kickback

    • B. 

      Patronage

    • C. 

      Padded Payroll

  • 11. 
    A result of a company that gives the most kickback gets contract even though they may do a bad job of providing services
    • A. 

      Padded Payroll

    • B. 

      Poor City Services

    • C. 

      Sham of Voting

  • 12. 
    Tax rates are very high
    • A. 

      Poor City Services

    • B. 

      Kickback

    • C. 

      High Rates of Taxation

  • 13. 
    Was a democrat famous for their leadership of Tammany Hall
    • A. 

      Samuel Jones

    • B. 

      Theodore Preiser

    • C. 

      William Tweed

  • 14. 
    The cites of _________________ were the first to have strong progressive movements
    • A. 

      New York, Boston, and Pittsburg

    • B. 

      Detroit, Toledo, and Cleveland

    • C. 

      Cincinnati, Chicago, and Fort Wayne

  • 15. 
    Mayor of Toledo from 1897 to 1904
    • A. 

      Tom Johnson

    • B. 

      Samuel Jones

    • C. 

      Washington Gladden

  • 16. 
    Was against the urban machine, fired corrupt cops and made landlords fix their shacks
    • A. 

      Theodore Preiser

    • B. 

      Samuel Jones

    • C. 

      Lincoln Steffans

  • 17. 
    In 1899 the Urban Machine did not back but won anyway
    • A. 

      Tom Johnson

    • B. 

      Theodore Preiser

    • C. 

      Samuel Jones

  • 18. 
    Mayor of Cleveland beginning in 1901
    • A. 

      Tom Johnson

    • B. 

      Theodore Preiser

    • C. 

      Samuel Jones

  • 19. 
    Opened tax school to show plat map with tax prices
    • A. 

      Samuel Jones

    • B. 

      Lincoln Steffans

    • C. 

      Tom Johnson

  • 20. 
    By this time 2/3 of cities owned their utilities
    • A. 

      1924

    • B. 

      1936

    • C. 

      1915