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I already did these BUT i want to make sure im right on some of the questions. please hurry and answer =) thanks and dont leave rude comments ! 1. Except for Grover Cleveland's two presidencies, which party controlled the White House and politics in the late 1800s? (Points : 1) Republican Whig Democrat Know-Nothings 2. What did Chester A. Arthur want to prevent by signing the Pendleton Act authorizing the Civil Service Commission? (Points : 1) monopolies using federal jobs as political rewards avoidance of military service unsafe working conditions 3. Of the following problems, which was the biggest one that farmers faced in the late 1800s? (Points : 1) drought competition from abroad crop lien system high railroad fees 4. Which organization was not formed to relieve farmers' problems? (Points : 1) Grange Colored Alliance Farm Aid Farmers' Alliances 6. What was the main reason that the Populist Party failed? (Points : 1) Members could not raise enough money for expenses. The party did not look forward to economic and industrial expansion. William Jennings Bryan no longer supported them after he lost the election. The Republicans took over the party platform after Roosevelt became president. 7. Which was not a goal of the progressive movement? (Points : 1) eliminating political and business corruption making government more transparent improving farm conditions reducing social problems 8. Who led the progressive movement in Wisconsin, where he served as governor? (Points : 1) Hiram Johnson Charles Evans Hughes Robert LaFollette Thomas Johnson 9. What were some of Theodore Roosevelt's goals for "New Nationalism" during his presidency? (Points : 1) conservation and business reform antitrust legislation and elimination of income taxes farm protection legislation and referendum initiatives professional political managers and monopoly reduction 10. Lincoln Steffens, Ida Tarbell, and Upton Sinclair were muckrakers. What did they do? (Points : 1) wrote the first gossip columns for urban newspapers uncovered and reported on political and business corruption met with political leaders to advise them about corruption behind the scenes devised a systematic trash collection system for the city of Chicago 12. Which president believed in an activist government that was a "steward of the public welfare"? (Points : 1) Grover Cleveland William Howard Taft Theodore Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson 13. What did Woodrow Wilson hope to accomplish with his "New Freedom" government? (Points : 1) elimination of foreign alliances equal taxation across the board effective government responses to social and economic issues energy conservation to eliminate dependence on foreign governments 14. Who developed the idea of settlement houses to help women achieve goals that were otherwise unachievable? (Points : 1) Abigail Adams Edith Wilson Jane Addams Alice Roosevelt 15. What was the result of the investigative journalism that uncovered corruption and scandal in business and government? (Points : 1) Newspaper circulation increased but little else happened. Reporters like Jacob Riis and David Graham Phillips were elected to Congress. Government investigations and regulatory reforms were implemented. Urban governments hired reporters to look for corruption. 16. Which was not one of the progressive measures adopted during Teddy Roosevelt's presidency? (Points : 1) opening new national parks and forests forming the Food and Drug Administration reforming railroad rates forging an alliance with Spain
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