Quiz Me! - People: Progressive Era

Test your knowledge about people in the Progressive Era!

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Which of the following novels was a major catalyst for the Meat Inspection Act.?

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

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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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This militant suffragist alienated some suffragists with more moderate views by actions such as burning President Woodrow Wilson’s speeches, a daily picket in front of the White House and beginning a H unger strike while she was in jail for a peaceful march for Women’s suffrage.

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President Theodore Roosevelt read this fictional account about the meat-packing industry and ordered inspections of the industry. Congress then passed the Pure Food and Drugs Act and the Meat Inspection Act. The title of this novel is

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The Federal Reserve System today is supervised by which of the following?

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

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Which of the following laws was the 1st consumer protection law?

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After working hard to pass the Nineteenth Amendment, Carrie Chapman Catt then founded the -

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This suffragist followed Susan B. Anthony as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association in 1900 and again in 1915. She introduced the “winning plan”,  a strategy to work for reform at the state and federal levels simultaneously.

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