Unit 6 Quiz 2 (Spring 2017)

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Unit 6 Quiz 2 (Spring 2017)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Great Railroad strike of 1877 caused the creation of the most powerful labor union of its time.  What labor union was thus created?
    • A. 

      Industrial Workers of the World

    • B. 

      The American Federation of Labor

    • C. 

      Industrial Union

    • D. 

      The Knights of Labor

  • 2. 
    Who is responsible for designing Central Park in New York City, where many American citizens, for the first time in history, had the time to enjoy leisure activities.
    • A. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • B. 

      John Rockefeller

    • C. 

      Frederick Law Olmstead

    • D. 

      Eugene V Debs

  • 3. 
    The Haymarket Strike of 1886 represented a major setback for the...
    • A. 

      Women's suffrage movement

    • B. 

      Temperance movment

    • C. 

      Civil rights movement for African-Americans

    • D. 

      The labor unions movement, like the Knights of Labor

    • E. 

      Populist movement

  • 4. 
    Collective bargaining is negotiations between representatives of labor and management to reach agreements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False