Quiz: Take The Trivia Questions On Progressivism Movement!

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Take the trivia questions on the progressivism movement! Progressivism is essential for the growth of a country and its people, and there is a lot to be learned by looking at the history in America and the changes that came with the era. How about you check out the questions below and get to see how much you stand to learn on progressivism.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Progessivism during U.S. History can be described by which of the following?
    • A. 

      Social, political , and economic reform

    • B. 

      Economic relief

    • C. 

      Economic recovery

  • 2. 
    A group of authors who penned the corruptness of the Progressive Era are known as which of the following?
    • A. 

      Progressive Intellectuals

    • B. 

      Progressive Era Writers

    • C. 

      Muckrakers

  • 3. 
    Progressives achieved changes at which of the following levels?
    • A. 

      Local Level

    • B. 

      State Level

    • C. 

      National Level

  • 4. 
    Progressives made political advancements by which of the following?
    • A. 

      Referendum

    • B. 

      Initiative

    • C. 

      Recall

    • D. 

      Direct Primary

    • E. 

      None of the above

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    This amendment calls for a graduated income tax to distribute the wealth during the Progressive Era
    • A. 

      15th

    • B. 

      19th

    • C. 

      16th

  • 6. 
    This amendment gave women the right to vote during the Progressive Era.
    • A. 

      19th

    • B. 

      18th

    • C. 

      16th

  • 7. 
    Which of the following amendments achieved Direct Election of Senators during the Progressive Era?
    • A. 

      16th

    • B. 

      19th

    • C. 

      17th

  • 8. 
    During the Progressive Era, city government was tranformed through which of the following?
    • A. 

      The introduction of the city managment system.

    • B. 

      The adoption of the city commission government.

  • 9. 
    Who is associated with writing "Shame of the Cities"?
    • A. 

      Upton Sinclair

    • B. 

      Lincoln Steffens

    • C. 

      Frank Norris

  • 10. 
    Why was the period from 1901-1917 referred to as "the Progressive Era"?
    • A. 

      The elimination of Special Privilige

    • B. 

      The establishment of greater democracy in government

    • C. 

      The passage of laws to control "big business".

    • D. 

      The protection of consumers and workers.

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