QUESTION 51.__________ became the first state to accept the provisions of the original Morrill Act.A.AlabamaB.TexasC.OhioD.Iowa
6 points QUESTION 61.Twain's Gilded Age has been characterized as a period of excess: excessive political corruption, wealth accumulation, expansion of railroad and mining interests, racial segregation, and haphazard urbanization. Contrast this to the Progressive Era and the desireto create a more orderly and fairer society. Did the Progressives achieve their goals of reigning in the robber barons, bringing order to the chaos of urbanization, curbing the powerof corporations, and eliminating the excesses of the westward expansion in the area of resource exploitation?Your response should be a minimum of 300 words.35 points QUESTION 71.America felt growing pains in the late 1800s, many of which were negative experiences. What influenced urban blight (e.g., standardized housing, abandoned buildings,parts of cities falling into decrepitude due to crime) in the decades around the turn of the century, and was industrial expansion a positive or negative impact? In your response, makesure to address the experience of rising immigrant communities and living in tenement structures.Your response should be a minimum of 300 words.