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Question 6 (5 points) Saved (05.04 MC) Which of the following was a result of violent activities associated with union activism near the end of the 19th century? (5 points) Question 6 options: 1) Business leaders began employing only native-born workers under "yellow dog" contracts.
2) Unions became linked to radical ideas, and public support decreased sharply. 3) Union leaders attempted to improve their image by accepting women and other minorities. 4) The federal government passed strict laws related to union formation and activities. Question 7 (5 points) Saved (05.06 MC) Question refers to the excerpt below. "We demand free and unlimited coinage of silver and gold at the present legal ratio of 16 to 1. We demand that the amount of circulating medium be speedily increased to not less than $50 per capita."—From the Populist Party Platform, 1892 How would the acceptance of these demands help the supporters of the Populist Party? (5 points)
Question 8 (5 points) Saved (05.06 MC)
Which of the following would most likely have supported the Populist Movement? (5 points)
Question 9 (5 points) Saved (05.06 MC) Question refers to the excerpt below. "The great common people of this country are slaves, and monopoly is the master ... The politicians said we suffered from overproduction. Overproduction, when 10,000 little children, so statistics tell us, starve to death every year in the United States ... We will stand by our homes and stay by our fireside by force if necessary, and we will not pay our debts to the loan-shark companies until the government pays its debts to us."—Mary Elizabeth Lease, Farmer's Alliance member, circa 1890 Based on this quote, with which statement would Lease agree? (5 points)
3) Farmers produce more food than the population can handle, but they are not permitted to sell their surpluses to other markets. 4) Although child labor is a severe problem in the country, government leaders have done nothing to prevent children from working.

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