Immigration 1870 To 1910

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Immigration 1870 to 1910


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are three reasons people immigrated to the U.S?
    • A. 

      Public funding, sports participation, free airfare

    • B. 

      War, famine, hopes for a better life

    • C. 

      Lottery, war, hope for a better future for children

    • D. 

      Jobs, food, to work for airlines

  • 2. 
    Only 60,000 people immigrated to the U.S. from Europe between 1870 and 1910.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    People came to America by
    • A. 

      Automobile

    • B. 

      Boat

    • C. 

      Airplane

    • D. 

      Train

  • 4. 
    Name one reason immigrants moved to poor areas of the city when they arrived in America.
  • 5. 
    Name three different countries from which immigrants came to the U.S. between 1870 and 1910.
  • 6. 
    Describe in at least three sentences what happened when immigrants arrived at Ellis Island.
  • 7. 
    All immigrants that arrived at Ellis Island were allowed to stay in the U.S.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What was a reason for which people could be deported?
    • A. 

      Physical Disease

    • B. 

      No Green Card

    • C. 

      Unable to speak English

  • 9. 
    The United State government provided free travel fares for immigrants from war torn countries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Ellis Island is located in what state?
    • A. 

      New Jersey

    • B. 

      Virginia

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Pennsylvania