Quiz Me! - People: Progressive Era

Test your knowledge about people in the Progressive Era!

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Women’s suffrage was granted in 1920 with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment during this president’s administration.

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Who is this past president whose motto “Speak softly and carry a big stick. ” described his philosophy on foreign policy?

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W.E.B. DuBois is most closely associated with which movement?

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This notable person was the first African American to receive a PhD from Harvard and later went on to help cofound the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

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Creating national parks, expanding eminent domain, fighting  for a “square deal” for Americans, this president was known for using the “bully pulpit” to make his ideas happen.

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Jane Addams created a settlement house to help poor immigrants who had come to Chicago. This settlement house provided education, day and after-school care for children of working mothers among other things such as an art gallery and library to name a few.  This facility was known as -

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This 1895 report was written by Ida B. Wells and became the first documented statistical report about the crime of lynching.

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The Pure Food and Drug Act was adopted in which time period?

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Which of the following presidents is identified as the nation’s “conservation President?”

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This notable progressive used his right to freedom of the press to bring about change with his novel, The Jungle.

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