Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 17 and 18

What is the American Federation of Labor (AFL)? a combination of national craft unions established in 1886.
What did the Interstate Commerce Act do? It stated charges made by railroads "shall be reasonable and just". Many competitive practices were declared unlawful.
Who were the Knights of Labor? A group of Philadelphian garment workers. They rejected the idea that workers must resign themselves to remaining wage earners.
What does laissez-faire mean? Things regulate themselves
Why was the National Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry created? It was created to provide social and cultural benefits for isolated rural communities.
When was the Sherman Antitrust Act passed? 1890
What Darwinian principle was social Darwinism based on? The Fittest Survive
How did the New Immigration affect Europe? Cheap wheat from Russia , the United States, and other parts of the world led to disaster to the farmers of Europe and eventually the collapse of the peasant economy. This led many others wanting to have a new start in America.
Who was known as a 'middle-class' president? Abraham Lincoln
How was Nativism taken in the 1880s? Many workers were alarmed of the radicalism of the immigrants.Many were called Anarchists and Communists.
What was the largest Nativism organization? The American Protective Association.
In the 1890s, what did the Immigration Restriction League want immigrants to take upon coming to America? Who vetoed this test being used? A literacy test. President Cleveland.
The population of Chicago was equal to what other population in 1880? Its foreign-born population.
What magazine sponsored the contest by the Metropolitan Health Board to regulate city housing? Who won the contest? Plumber and Sanitary Engineer. James E. Ware.
Who installed the first electric trolley and where was it installed? Frank J. Sprague. Richmond, Virginia.
What type of recreational facilities number's tripled in America from 1865 to 1885? Breweries
What did Social Gospel focus on? Improving living conditions for people. They believed that you must have enough to eat, a decent home, and development opportunities.
How did many of the settlement house employees expect to benefit from helping the immigrants? By morally and intellectually benefiting from experiencing a way of life far different from theirs, obtaining first-hand knowledge.
Who were 3 important settlement house organizers? Jane Addams, Robert Woods, and Lillian Wald
What was formed first: the National Baseball League or the first All-American football team? The National Baseball League
Created by: 19NKH971
Popular U.S. History sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards