Cards in this guide (26)
What did James naismith invent
Naismith invented the sport of basketball in 1891 and is often
credited with introducing the first football helmet. He also wrote
the original basketball rulebook and founded the University of
Kansas basketball program.
Who began the New Freedom program and pushed for the Federal Trade Commission
Who won international fame for his agricultural research at the Tuskegee Institute and worked to promote the interests of Black people
During the progressive movement who encouraged Black Americans to learn trades
During the Progressive Movement, Booker T. Washington encouraged
Black Americans to learn trades.
This President worked to limit the spoils system and was later assassinated
James Garfield was the president who worked to limit the spoils
system and was later assassinated.
Why did newspapers become popular
people could get news quickly
People who wanted to stop corruption and bring back free enterprise were called
Under the guidelines of the those who made the best scores on exams were offered jobs
None of the answers are correct
The includes all federal government jobs that are not elected positions or military positions
During the progressive movement Native Americans faced less discrimination and poverty
What clubs did farmers form through which they appealed to the states to regulate the railroads and storehouses
Wrongdoing or favoritism in government is called what
During the progressive period how many amendments were added to the Constitution
President roosevelt pushed the passage which made the icc more effective
WAS the Union Pacific built from the east coast
What describes the way elected politicians handed out jobs to people who had voted for them
The national association for the advancement of colored people or NAACP was formed during the progressive movement
The most important goal for many progressive minded women was
In the 19th century the most important goal for many progressive
minded women was the right to vote. It was finally a reality in
What said voters in a state not state legislatures would elect their own senators as Congress
the seventeenth amendment
Where did the railroads from east and west meet in 1869
The railroads from the East and the railroads from the West of
1869 met at Promontory Point in the state of Utah. These railroads
were known as the "transcontinental railroad."
What was the result of the flow of money and growth in population
The what waswere set up to stop corruption in the railroad industry
Interstate Commerce Commission A+
Was Rutherford b Hayes the first president to attempt to end the spoils system
The gave Congress the power to impose an income tax on the American people.
The _______ gave Congress the power to impose an income tax on the
Roosevelt also took steps to conserve America's _______.
What President roosevelt pushed the passage of the which made the ICC more effective