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Unformatted text preview: HIST 132/132W MIDTERM EXAMINATION STUDY GUIDE TWO of the following questions will appear on the midterm exam. In a legible , well-written , and well- organized essay one with an introduction , a body composed of actual paragraphs , and a logical conclusion you will answer ONE of them. You may bring one 8 x 11 sheet of paper with you, with notes, which you will turn in with your exam. With the exception of a brief quote or two, your answer should be in your own words . Your answer should include copious material from the lectures , the readings , and the discussions . 1. Which historical event transformed America more, the Civil War and Reconstruction, or the Second Industrial Revolution? Your answer should contain the phrase ethnic salience. 2. The renowned historian Richard Hofstadter has written that progressivism was essentially a white, middle-class movement that white, middle-class reformers sought to enact a series of...
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