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What were the two major aims of the progressive movement

to restore economic oppurtunity
to correct injustice in American life

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What does YMCA stand for

Young mens christian association

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What 3 things did salvation army provide to the poor and immigrants

Fed the poor in soup kitchens
openeded nurseries
sentout the "slum brigade" to instruct poor immigrants in middle class values

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What were 2 provisions of the Illionois Factory act

prohibited child labor
limited the number of hours women could work

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Who was responsible for gathering information that led to the passafe of the Illionios Factory act

Florence Kelly

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What was the purpose of the temperance movement

Banning of alcoholic beverages

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Who were the two woman that led the WCTU

Frances willard
Carrie Nation

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Why did the Anti Saloon league come into conflict with immigrants

They were accustomed to drinking alcohol. Saloons provided other sercics such as cashing paychecks and serving meals

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Who was the founder of the American Socialist party

Eugene V Debs

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Why did people join the Socialist Party

They saw the truth of many of Debs criticisms

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What was a muckracker and who gave them this label

Crusading journalists. By theodore Roosevelt

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What was the scientific managament that was fostered by Frederick Winslow Taylor

He broke manufacturing tasks into simpler parts. Used studies to show how quickly a task could be performed

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Describe the production line that was developed by Henry Ford

Workers were in a long line working on seperate parts to make the process go faster

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Why did wokers hate Henry Ford

They all were so tired bc of the many hours they worked

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What is the background of the new Commision Form of government

-Made up of experts and each took over a department under his expertise
-they had no political tie to anyone

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Who was the governor of wisconsion that became the "poster boy" for the state progressive movement

Robert M La Follette

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What is the name for the secret ballot

Australian Ballot

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a vote on an intitiive. Also a vote on a bill proposed by a state legislature

Referendum

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A bill is producedd by the people rather than the legislature and is placed on the ballot in a general election

Initiiative

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Voters could remove an elected official from office by forcing them to face a special elction before their term ended

recall

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Who wrote "The History of the Standard Oil Company"

Ida Tarbell

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what was outlawed by the Keating-Owen Act

Prohibited the transportation accross state lines of goods produced with child labor

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election of 1900

rep: Pres- william Mckinely
Vp
Dem-Pres- William Jennings Bryan

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What was name of TR's program

The savere deal

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Who was the author of the jungle

Upton Sinclair

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what was the meat inspection act

Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and provided for federal inspections of plants

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what was the pure food and drug act

stopped the source of contaminated foods and meats
required manufactures label their medicines with their ingredients

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what type of story was printed in Collier's magazine

Muckracker stories

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why was president theodore roosevelt nicknamed a truckbuster

when he took on the nothern securities company, that had a railroad monopoly over north western railroads. He then sued themm under the sherman act

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what types of trusts did he bust

ones that drove their competition out of business with cutthroat competition

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How did president roosevelt propose to end the coal strike in pennyslvania if the owners did not agree to settle it

he threatened to take over the mines with the army

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A naturalist, writer that compared for a week with TR outwest

John Muir

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Who wrote the souls of black folk

W.E.B Dubois

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What does NAACP stand for

National association for the advertisement of colored people

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Election of 1904

Rep: Tr
Dem: Alton B. Parker

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election of 1908

Dem: William Bryan
rep: William Taft

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What was the nickname of roosevelts progressive party

Bull Moose party

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Election of 1912

Dem Woodrow Wilson
Rep William Taft
Progressive T R
Socialist Eugene Debs

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Progressive Platform- reduced tarrifs/banking reform/ stronger anti trust laws

New Freedom

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Labor did have right to exist/strike/ could not be prosectued under anti law

magna carta of labor

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Set up the federal income tax

16th amendment

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divided the nation into 12 districts

federal reserve act

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women had federal voting rights only in Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, washington, and Idaho

womens suffrage

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Lead for womens rights and suffrages

sus b anthony and carrie chapman catt

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formed a radical fgorup

alice paul