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USII4cde Progressive

USII.4bcd Jim Crow, Big Business, Progressive Era

laws that institutionalized a system of legal segregation. Jim Crow laws
Which group was not considered American citizens until 1924? American Indians
What was based on all of the following Based upon race Directed primarily against African Americans other groups also were kept segregated American Indians were not considered citizens until 1924 Racial segregation
Which laws were passed to discriminate against African American? Jim Crow laws
Which laws made discrimination practices legal in many communities and states Jim Crow laws
Which laws were characterized by unequal opportunities in housing, work, education, and government? Jim Crow laws
Who believed equality could be achieved through vocational education; accepted social segregation? Booker T. Washington
Who believed in full political, civil, and social rights for African Americans? W.E.B. DuBois
Which inventor contributed to change through electric lighting and mechanical uses of electricity? Thomas Edison
Which inventor contributed to change through the telephone service? Alexander Graham Bell
The rise and prosperity of _________ was due to National markets Captains of Industry Advertising Low-cost production big business
Who is captain of the oil industry? John D. Rockefeller
Who is captain of the steel industry? Andrew Carnegie
Who is captain of the shipping and railroad industry? Cornelius Vanderbilt
Who is captain of the financial industry? J.P. Morgan
Who is captain of the meat packing industry be developing a refrigerated railcar? Swift
The following factors lead to _____. Access to raw materials & energy Availability of workforce due to immigration Inventions Financial resources industrial growth
Negative effects of __________ Child labor Low wages, long hours Unsafe working conditions industrialization
Labor rose through labor union such as___ American Federation of Labor
Violent strike against the Carnegie Steel Company that resulted in the breaking of the local union. Homestead Strike
Railroad strike that shut down much of the nation's freight and passenger traffic and was unsuccessful Pullman Strike
Fire in 1911 at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City that killed nearly 150 workers Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
The right to vote sufrage
The amendment to the U. S. Constitution, passed in 1920, that gave women the right to vote. 19th Amendment
A reform movement of the late 1800s and early 1900s that was opposed to the use of alcoholic beverages. alcohol
The amendment to the U. S. Constitution, ratified in 1919, that made the manufacture, sale, and transport of alcoholic beverages illegal. It was later repealed by the 21st Amendment in 1933. 18th Amendment
Sudan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, wer all ______. Women's Suffrage leaders
Which persons founded the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)? W.EB.DuBois, Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Provided an absolute 10-year moratorium on Chinese labor immigration? Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882
Created by: Mrs. Estes
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