Vocab I
Vocab II
Reforms
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Life during the Progressivism Era

100

An organization that used the courts to challenge laws that were unfair to African Americans.
What is the NAACP

100

Monopolies in the early 1900's were also called by this name.
What is Trusts

100

The "Jungle" book brought reform to this industry.
What is the Meat Packing industry

100

progressive reform began here.
What is large urban areas

100

Women in the late 1800's did not have this legal right.
What is the legal right to vote.

200

Writers who reported problems in the factories and cities during the Progessive Era.
What is Muckrakers

200

Tool used to prevent African Americans from voting by charging them money.
What is Poll Tax

200

This helped many Americans who were injured while on the job.
What is worker's compensation

200

This religious group formed the Anti-Defamation League to defend itself from verbal attacks and false statements.
What is Jewish Americans

200

Progressivism in 1914 was no longer the main concern due to this major historical coinflict.
What is World War I

300

moving from the farms to the cities
What is urbanization

300

Belief that native-born white Americans are superior to newcomers.
What is Nativism

300

This organization monitored business practices that might lead to a monopoly.
What is Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

300

The 1st Progressive Era President.
What is T. Roosevelt?

300

Industrial workers often labored with this.
What is unsafe machinery and hazardous conditions.

400

Multifamily housing for the urban poor with low standards of sanitation, safety and comfort.
What is Tenement Building

400

A tax on foreign goods.
What is a tariff?

400

The NAWSA was formed to fight for this.
What is Women's suffrage

400

A nation wide change from man made to machine made goods.
What is Industrial Revolution

400

Immigrants come to America in order to do this.
What is have expanded opportunities for a better life, a variety of available jobs and a democratic government.

500

Progressive reformers targeted city officials who built corrupt organizations called this.
What is political machines

500

Legislation passed to control the safety of foods and medicine.
What is Pure food and Drug Act

500

These were created to protect workers from poor working conditions and provide insurance.
What is state labor departments

500

This act was created in 1890 as a "trust buster."
What is sherman antitrust act

500

One positive and one negative effect of the Industrial Revolution was this.
What is the positive effect was cheaper goods and the negative effect was poor working conditions in the factories.