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100

Passed the Pendleton Act

Chester Arthur

100

Secretary of State James G Blaine negotiated the purchase of Alaska

False. William Seward

100

The South Pacific Island of Hawaii is part of the US possessions known as American Samoa

False  Tutuila

100

Name the Englishman who discovered the Hawaiian Islands in 1778

Captain James Cook

100

Provided for a tax on personal incomes

Underwood Simmons Bill

100

Island called pearl of the Antilles

Cuba

100

How much did the US pay Spain for the Philippines

$20 million

200

Speaker of the house

Thomas Reed

200

Queen Liliuokalani disapproved of the influence of white settlers in the Hawaiian Islands.

True.

200

The sinking of the Maine took place  in the harbor of Manila, Cuba

False  Havana

200

What President is best remembered for his attempts to reform the civil service programm

Rutherford B Hayes

200

Provided for the direct election of senators by the voters

17th Amendment

200

What was the name of the high tariff adopted in 1890

McKinley

200

Provided for a tax on personal incomes

Underwood Simmons Bill

300

Founder of the Grange

Oliver Kelley

300

Commodore George Dewey led the U.S Navy to victory in the Philippines.

True.

300

Colonel Leonard Wod was a leader of the Rough Riders

True

300

What was considered the center of life for most Americans at the turn of the 20th century

The home

300

Created central banking system under the authority of the federal government

Federal Reserve Act

300

Which Presidential candidate was one of the greatest orators of all time

William Jennings Bryan

300

What army engineer was appointed to take charge of building the Panama Canal

George W Goethals

400

Cross of Gold

William Jennings Bryan

400

The Treaty of Santiago ended the Spanish-American War.

False. Paris

400

The Spanish American War took place in 1898

True

400

Who was the only President to serve two terms not in direct succession

Grover Cleveland

400

Guaranteed women the right to vote

19th Amendment

400

Which of these men eliminated yellow fever from Cuba

Walter Reed

400

Created a central banking system under the authority of the federal government

Federal Reserve Act

500

Black Friday

Jay Gould

500

Carlos Finlay became the first civil governor of the Philippines

False. William H. Taft

500

The Jones Act provided the Philippines would become independent  in 1946

False  Tydings McDuffie

500

Who was the Presidential candidate for the Democrats in 1896

William Jennings Bryan

500

Victoriano Huarta

Mexican Dictator

500

Which new party believed that the government ought to do something about it

Populist party

500

What was Henry Ford's most famous car ever built

Model T

600

CSS Alabama

Dispute with England

600

The Foraker Act made Cuba an unorganized territory of the United States

False Puerto Rico

600

Guam became a US territory in 1898

 False 1950

600

What amendment  stipulated the conditions under which Cuba would be granted independence

Platt Amendment

600

Gifford Pinchot

Roosevelts Forester

600

Which President was assassinated  in 1901

William McKinley

600

Besides the Presidential administrations of Roosevelt and Wilson, what other administration was progressive in nature

Taft

700

Insular Cases

Constitution and possessions

700

The Hay-Banau-Varilla Treaty granted the United States a 10-mile-wide zone through the Isthmus of Panama for the building of a canal

True

700

The Panama Canal was opened  for use in 1918

False 1914

700

What bandit did General Pershing chase into Mexico

Pancho Villa

700

Guglielmo Marconi

Wireless telegraph

700

Civil war hero elected president on 1868

Ulysses S Grant

700

What year did Puerto Rico become a self governing commonwealth of the United States

1952

800

Reconcentration Order

Cuba

800

President Wilson summarized his foreign policy with the slogan, "Speak softly and carry a big stick.

False Roosevelt

800

President Roosevelt sent the "Great White Fleet" on its world tour in 1907

True

800

IN what year did the Titanic sink off the coast of Newfoundland

1912

800

Upton Sinclair

The Jungle

800

the First Democrat  to be elected President after the Civil War

Grover Cleveland

800

EXPLAIN one of the THREE political issues of the AGE of INDUSTRY

1.  Civil Service--- expand on these

2.  Tariff---

3.  Currency---

900

Pago Pago

Coaling Station

900

The Mann-Elkins Act greatly weakened the Interstate Commerce commission

False Strengthened

900

The Roosevelt Corollary expanded the Monroe Doctrine

True

900

What year did the Wright Brothers make the first successful powered flight?

1903

900

Jonathan Goforth

Missionary to China

900

Which act passed by Congress in 1883 classified certain federal jobs

Pendleton

1000

USS Baltimore

Dispute with Chile

1000

The Boxer Rebellion took place in India in 1900

False China

1000

President Roosevelt negotiated the Gentleman's agreement with Japan

True

1000

Name the first commercial radio station to go on the air in the United STates

KDKA

1000

What was the name of the New York City political machine that Grover Cleveland opposed

Tammany Hall