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4 goals of progressive movement

1. Protect social welfare
2. Promote moral improvement
3. Create economic reform
4. Be more efficient

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Prohibition

The banning of alcohol

3

Muckraker

A character that is so busy using a rake to clean up the muck of the world

4

Scientific management

Study to see how quickly a task can be performed

5

Recall

Voters could remove a public official by forcing another election

6

Referendum

A vote to initiate a program

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17th amendment

Amendment to elect state legislators

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Suffrage

The right to vote

9

Susan B. Anthony

A leader of the woman's suffrage movement

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N.A.A.C.P.

National association for the advancement of colored people

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Square deal

Various progressive reforms sponsored by Roosevelt

12

Y.M.C.A.

Young mans Christian association. Founded to get people more involved in Christianity

13

Bull moose party

Progressive party

14

Payne Aldrich tariff

A set of tax regulations enacted by congress on manufactured goods

15

Federal reserve system

national banking system

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19th amendment

Amendment that granted woman the right to vote

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Federal trade commission (FTC)

Watchdog agency to watch how businesses are run in the u.s. To make sure they are run properly and not abusing people

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William Howard Taft

Secretary of war under Roosevelt

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George Eastman

Created cameras (kodak company)

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Social Darwinism

How rich people viewed the world on how people are rich and why some people are poor (because they are inferior)