Quiz Me! - People: Progressive Era

Test your knowledge about people in the Progressive Era!

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

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

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

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

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

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