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

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

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This notable progressive used the freedom of speech and press to combat the crime of lynching. She also went on to help cofound the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in 1909.

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This notable woman was the first woman awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work promoting the rights of children, African Americans, and women and her work in the peace movement during World War I.

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

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

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