Which of the following factors contributed to explosive industrial growth during the Gilded Age? (New technological innovations) ● What was the purpose behind the creation of land grant colleges? (To provide technical instruction for farming and quickly growing sectors such as mining) ● With the passage of the Fourteenth Amendment, the __________ assumed primary responsibility for protecting civil rights. (Federal government) ● After the Civil War, what was the complaint about the federal tariff? ( It was not forcing American companies to be competitive with their prices) ● Which of the following presidents actively sought to diminish racial violence in the United States during Reconstruction? (NOT Lincoln, NOT Johnson) ● Before the Civil War, if you were a young child and you had a job, you most likely worked (on a farm) ● What role did the election of 1866 play in shaping Reconstruction? ( It gave the Radical Republicans a veto-proof majority in Congress.) ● This woman established Hull House, a settlement house in Chicago, and inspired many middle-class women to take a more active role in the "real" world. (Jane Addams) ● Who is best associated with the Hull House? (Jane Addams) ● Who comprised the largest group employed in factories during the Gilded Age? (Immigrants) ● Who led an investment bank that often relied on money from European investors to buy or merge unrelated companies? (JP Morgan)
● What was the Sandlot Incident aimed at protesting? (The hiring of Chinese immigrants) ● What did the Legal Tender Act of 1862 do? (It for the first time allowed for the printing of a national paper currency to help pay for the Civil War. ) ● The South emerged from the Civil War with a strong, diversified economy.
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