Quiz: Take The Progressive Era Trivia Questions!

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Quiz: Take The Progressive Era Trivia Questions!

Take the progressive era trivia questions if you want to get some insights on what transpired during this time and the effects of the rules that were made regarding the rapid growth in industrialization and urbanization. Be sure to keep a lookout for other quizzes like this so as to increase your knowledge of the era in America’s history.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the period of widespread political reform from the 1890's through the first two decades of the 20th century?
    • A. 

      Szeker Era

    • B. 

      Progressive Era

    • C. 

      Industrial Era

    • D. 

      Physical Era

  • 2. 
    What was the Democratic Party's political machine that dominated New York?
    • A. 

      Don`te Hall

    • B. 

      Boss Hall

    • C. 

      Nast Hall

    • D. 

      Tammany Hall

  • 3. 
    Who was the leader of the political machine that dominated New York?
    • A. 

      William Tweed

    • B. 

      Boss Leed

    • C. 

      Boss ( Luther) Tweened

    • D. 

      Marcus Mathordy

  • 4. 
    What was the 16th Amendment?
    • A. 

      Abolishing Slavery

    • B. 

      Prohibition

    • C. 

      Legalizing Women's Right to Vote

    • D. 

      Federal Income Tax

  • 5. 
    What is money given to keep political machines going or often a Bribe?
    • A. 

      Gaft

    • B. 

      Lraft

    • C. 

      Graft

    • D. 

      Daft

  • 6. 
    What is a party organization that entices people to vote for a party by offering rewards in exchange for loyalty and service called ?
    • A. 

      Political Machines

    • B. 

      Political Maufacturer

    • C. 

      Message Machines

    • D. 

      Massage Machines

  • 7. 
    What does infamous mean? 
    • A. 

      Sitting still

    • B. 

      Famous for being bad

    • C. 

      For playing

    • D. 

      Bribe

  • 8. 
    Which Amendment dealt with the Direct Election of Senators?
    • A. 

      19th

    • B. 

      20th

    • C. 

      16th

    • D. 

      17th

  • 9. 
    What Amendment got women the right to vote?
    • A. 

      18th

    • B. 

      16th

    • C. 

      19th

    • D. 

      17th

  • 10. 
    What is it called when the people have the right to vote am elected official out of office?
    • A. 

      Recall

    • B. 

      Initiative

    • C. 

      Nast

    • D. 

      Sinclair

  • 11. 
    Is it true that Ida Tarbell wrote the Jungle?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Is it true the jungle is about how immagrants were being treated 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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