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Chapt. 7 Vocab

Jim Crow Laws Kept whites and blacks segregated.
Poll Tax Sum of money that had to be paid for one to vote.
Literacy Test Reading and writing tests formerly used in southern states to prevent African Americans from voting.
Grandfather Clause Allowed a person to vote as long as his ancestors had voted prior to 1866.
Las Gorrias Blancas A group of Mexican-Americans who living New Mexico who attempted to protect their land and way of life from white landowners.
Spoils System Politicians awarded government jobs to loyal party members with little regard for their qualifications.
Civil Service Government departments and their non elected employees.
Pendleton Civil Service Act Law that created a civil service system for the federal government in an attempt to hire employees on a merit-system rather than a spoils system.
Gold Standard Policy of designating monetary units in terms of their value in gold.
Grange Farmers' organization formed after the civil war.
Populist Party People's Party; political party formed in 1891 to advocate a larger money supply and other economic reforms.
Created by: Adriano_Santos