Practice Test #30

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Use the practice questions below to gauge your knowledge of the chapter. (The answers are at the bottom of the page.) All questions courtesy of Houghton Mifflin's The American Pageant Quiz book; Tenth Edition 1994 PRACTICE TEST CHAPTER 30: Wilsonian Progressivism at Home and Abroad, 1912-1916 1. Before he was elected president in 1912, Woodrow Wilson had been a a. Presbyterian minister. b. state governor. c. successful businessman. d. Progressive republican. 2. As governor of New Jersey, Woodrow Wilson established a record as a a. mild conservative. b. reactionary. c. man who would work with the party bosses. d. passionate reformer. 3. In 1912, Woodrow Wilson ran for the presidency on a Democratic platform that included all of the following except a call for a. antitrust legislation. b. monetary changes. c. dollar diplomacy. d. tariff reductions. 4. When Jane Addams placed Teddy Roosevelt’s name in nomination for the presidency in 1912, it a. demonstrated that the Republican party supported woman suffrage. b. ensured Roosevelt’s defeat by William Howard Taft. c. symbolized the rising political status of women. d. showed that Roosevelt had lost touch with public opinion. 5. Teddy Roosevelt’s new nationalism a. pinned its economic faith on competition. b. opposed consolidation of labor unions. c. favored the free functioning of unregulated and un-monopolized markets. d. supported a broad program of social welfare. 6. Woodrow Wilson’s new freedom a. advocated social-welfare programs. b. opposed fragmentation of big industrial combines. c. favored small enterprise and entrepreneurship. d. supported minimum-wage laws. 7. The 1912 presidential election was notable because a. it gave the voters a choice of political and economic philosophies. b. personalities were the only issue of the campaign. c. it was the first time women had the right to vote. d. the Democratic party had split. 8. Match each 1912 presidential candidate below with his political party. A. Woodrow Wilson 1. Socialist B. Theodore Roosevelt 2. Democratic C. William Howard Taft 3. Republican D. Eugene V. Debs 4. Progressive a. A-1, B-2, C-4, D-3 b. A-2, B-4, C-3, D-1 c. A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1 d. A-3, B-1, C-2, D-4 1
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9. According to the text, the runaway winner in the 1912 election was a. socialism. b. progressivism. c. conservatism. d. capitalism. 10. In 1912 Woodrow Wilson became the first _______ elected to the presidency since the Civil War. a. southerner b. Democrat c. Lawyer d. Non-Civil War veteran 11. Woodrow Wilson was the first president since the Civil War who a. had not fought in that conflict. b. was Catholic. c. had never served as governor. d. had been a university president.
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